Chris Fountain and Jessica Derrick in Maldives
Maldives Promotion House – Christopher Ryan Fountain, better known as Chris Fountain, recently holidayed in Maldives. Chris is an English actor best known for his role as Justin Burton on the Channel 4 teen soap Hollyoaks, a role he played from 2003 until his departure in June 2009.
According to reports the 23 year old actor and his girlfriend Jessica Derrick had quite a lot of fun in the undisclosed resort.
Fountain had minor roles in Blood Strangers (2002) and Bob and Rose (2001), and has appeared in the dramas Where the Heart Is (2002), The Royal (2003) and Burn It (2003).
In February 2006, Fountain came third in the BBC show Just the Two of Us, a singing competition in which celebrities are paired up with professional singers and are voted off, day by day. His singing partner was the former S Club 7 member Jo O’Meara.
On 7th June 2006, Fountain injured himself on location whilst filming for Hollyoaks when he touched an electric fence.
It was confirmed on 11th March that Fountain would be leaving Hollyoaks on 3rd June 2009 in a joint exit storyline alongside Jamie Lomas who plays Warren.
On 30th January 2010 he appeared as a patient called Seb in Casualty. Fountain played the role of PC Paul Tait in the BBC Drama Five Days in March 2010.
On 26th November 2010, it was announced that he will be playing the role of Tommy Duckworth in Coronation Street, appearing on screens from March 2011.