‘Euphoria’: Fez, the character sentenced to die in the first installment who has a lot to offer in season 2

Angus Cloud has confirmed in an interview that Fezco did not survive the first batch of episodes, but that Sam Levinson finally changed his mind. Something that many fans certainly appreciate.

Now that the second season of Euphoria has finally premiered on HBO Max after a long wait we had the opportunity to see Rue (Zendaya) and Jules (Hunter Schafer) meet again after the heartbreaking scene at the train station. However, one of the great protagonists of ‘Trying to Get to Heaven Before They Close the Door’ (2×01) It was Fezco, the drug dealer, camel and friend of Rue who plays the young interpreter Angus Cloud in the series developed by Sam Levinson.

In the episode in question – the first of a season of eight that will be broadcast weekly – the character and his past were explored further.. As we saw in the chapter, Fez’s childhood was not easy, but he was raised by his grandmother (Kathrine Narducci), the same one who shot his father, the owner of a strip club, for the constant mistreatment suffered by him. little boy. Also a drug dealer, Fez’s grandmother was the one who taught him everything she knew about drug trafficking and they became business partners.

Despite his past and dealing with dangerous people, if there is one thing that has always captivated Euphoria from Fez fans, it is that he is a good guy, who is always concerned about Rue’s well-being and does not seek conflict. However, Nate (Jacob Elordi), does not make things easy for him. After having reported him to the police and having complicated things a lot in the first installment, both met again at the New Year’s Eve party in which much of the episode takes place, and Fez, beside himself, gave his enemy a violent beating.

A) Yes, the first chapter of the second season of Euphoria It turned out to be especially important for Fez, but the reality is that it hardly occurs since the character was about to die in the first installment of the series.

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This was revealed by Angus Cloud himself in an interview with GQ in which he is delighted that his character had his own origins episode. «He was supposed to die in the first season.», He responded to the publication when they asked him if Sam Levinson had promised him in the first installment that he would dedicate an episode to him. However, he does not know in which chapter or at what time it was scheduled to occur.

«I don’t know, but apparently, how they signed me off the street, I imagine [que el personaje de Fezco nunca estuvo previsto que se quedase]. I don’t even know how. I never saw that script. Nobody even told me, «explains doubtfully Cloud, who first debuted as an actor in Euphoria.

One day while we were shooting the pilot, Jacob [Elordi] He said, ‘Don’t you know?’ Your character is [e imita como le disparan en la cabeza]’. And yes, it never happened. I think they liked what he did so they decided to leave me alive and let me continue

As Cloud explains, he doesn’t He was an actor before being chosen for Euphoria. However, over the course of these more than two years between seasons, that has changed and he now has two movies going.: he is shooting the Christmas crime movie Your lucky day and it has been announced that he will be part of the cast of an adaptation of The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien, starring Tom Hardy, Tye Sheridan and Pete Davidson.

The definitive reason that led Levinson to change his mind is not known, although, considering that fans adore him, it is clear that The team realized that they could have something big on their hands and that the character could have a longer journey. And so it will be. Fez is an important character in his own right, and his storyline in season two is promising.

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