But is Romeo in danger?
Rayne has her sights set on getting signed by influencer manager Faye Fuller who is coming for the One Person Can event on behalf of Gwen Taquwin that’s being held at The Love Boat and uses this as an excuse to stop Romeo from trying to reach out to Peri regarding his mum.
After being forced to move back in with his family, Prince is struggling and Peri lets him know she doesn’t believe Rayne’s accusations and encourages him to speak to Lizzie, who backs up his story of only buying a couple of drinks.
But things turn ugly when Romeo sees him and Hunter at The Love Boat.
However, when Faye seems to like the drama more than the original event, Rayne is inspired and she and Romeo give the attendees a show. And they're both made up when their plan works and Faye lets them know she’ll be her manager.
When Lizzie is annoyed that she can’t do more to help climate change, Gwen realises that Rayne isn’t actually contributing anything beneficial to the cause and teams up with Lizzie to start # MakeThemChange campaign aimed at the decision-makers and people in power.
Later, a conversation with Zain sparks an idea in Romeo which he tells to Rayne and Faye, and the influencer manager loves it. However, Rayne is concerned about how she’ll afford it.
After asking Lacey for money, when things don't go her way, Rayne lashes out with hurtful words to her and Nadira. Back at home, Romeo confronts Rayne on the way she just spoke to Lacey.
Worried that Rayne is dangerous, Peri and Prince call in James to help dig into her past to protect Romeo. During a walk together, Ste and James are taken aback when they oversee an outburst by Rayne towards Lacey and Nadira realising something isn’t right, James tells Ste he’s going to figure out what’s going on with her.
Wanting Romeo to understand why she lashed out, Rayne opens up about the childhood trauma she carries around from being bullied, before making a shock confession.
After Romeo tells Rayne that he doesn’t want to lose her, James is unable to find anything on Rayne but does discover that Brent’s mum suddenly upped and left one day.
And it's not long before Peri, Prince, Hunter and James find Cheryl on social media leaving bad comments on Rayne’s profile. But as they’re quickly deleted, what is Rayne trying to hide?
Needing to find the deposit to rent a mansion to help her career come back, Rayne wants her and Romeo to be cast on Love Cave, so she persuades her reluctant boyfriend to ask James.
The concerned father voices his worries about his son’s relationship. Not wanting to hear it, Romeo walks out and tells Rayne his dad won’t give him the money and that no one understands her as he does. And after Rayne overhears a phone call Nadira is making about booking something on Rafe’s business card,
After Lacey offers her some advice on how to get Nadira to connect with her, Rayne tries to persuade Nadira to let her use Rafe’s credit card for the holding deposit, saying Faye has offered to cover it, but she’s currently away out of reach.
Hollyoaks continues Mondays to Fridays at 6.30pm first look episodes available weekday mornings on Channel 4 and weekday evenings at 7pm on E4