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‘Stranger Issues’ Star Is Torn Over Robin Having a Girlfriend in Season 5

‘Stranger Issues’ Star Is Torn Over Robin Having a Girlfriend in Season 5


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Maya Hawke‘s character, Robin, was launched to us in season three of the Netflix hit Stranger Issues. Fortunately for the actress, and for us, she was not one of many not too long ago launched characters who was killed off of their debut season and has managed to remain alive up to now. The top of season 4 noticed Robin sitting down together with her crush within the aftermath of a large hellish portal opening up in Hawkins, however transferring ahead, Hawke isn’t certain how she feels about being in an on-screen relationship.

We first met Robin when Steve (Joe Keery) was working on the ice cream retailer Scoops Ahoy on the Starcourt Mall, the 2 had superb chemistry that lept from the display, and to make it even higher, it didn’t get romantic. Although Steve might have felt one thing for her, she cuts him off by popping out as homosexual, a factor that’s exhausting to do nonetheless immediately, not to mention within the ’80s. The duo continued their friendship all through season 4, with Robin now pining after a lady known as Vickie who additionally performs within the Hawkins marching band.

We final left the 2 consuming PB&J sandwiches as they attempt to assist take care of the fallout of the gate opening in Hawkins which has left many displaced, lacking, or useless. We don’t know what’s forward for these two, however Hawke is apprehensive about gaining a love curiosity for her character. In an interview with Yahoo! Leisure she discusses the the reason why she might not need that, saying, “It’s each an important factor, and I additionally love characters the place their love life is just not the middle of their existence.”

Maya Hawke plays in the marching band in 'Stranger Things'
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“That friendship with Steve is so particular, and friendships have been carrying me via my life. I feel they’re actually vital they usually deserve their airtime.”

There are different issues that Hawke desires for her character on this closing season – a hero’s second. A yr in the past she spoke to Rolling Stone about eager to conclude her arc with a heroic loss of life, very like Billy in season 3 and Eddie in season 4:

“I might like to die and get my hero’s second. I’d like to die with honor, as any actor would. However I like the way in which that the Duffer Brothers love their actors. The explanation that they write so superbly for me and for everybody else is as a result of they fall in love with their actors and their characters, they usually don’t wish to kill them. I feel that’s a ravishing high quality that they’ve, and I wouldn’t want it away.”

Because of the writers’ strike occurring proper now manufacturing on season 5 has been halted, which is able to doubtless influence when it’s launched on Netflix. Nevertheless, we have now no launch date but, so we may very well be wanting on the finish of 2024, even perhaps early 2025.

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Laura Pollacco

Laura Pollacco

Laura Pollacco is Freelance Author at We Bought This Lined and has been deep diving into leisure information for nearly a full yr. After graduating with a level in Style Images from Falmouth College, Laura moved to Japan, then again to England, and now again to Japan. She does not watch as a lot anime as she would really like however retains updated with all issues Marvel and ‘Lord of the Rings’. She additionally writes about Japanese tradition for varied Tokyo-based publications.



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