Victoria Pedretti and Penn Badgley reflect on the brutal events of the last episode.
The return of YOU was spectacular to say the least, and gave us a fiery finale! The last episode of season 3 was indeed marked by a brutal and inevitable death … Attention spoilers!
When Love (Victoria pedretti) discovered that Joe (Penn badgley) had fallen in love with someone else, her plan was to cripple her husband with aconite, a poisonous plant, and kill his new love, Marienne (Tati Gabrielle), in front of his eyes. But Joe was prepared. He turned the situation around and ended up killing Love with his own poison. He then cut his toes and set their house on fire, to make it look like they were both dead …
“It was pretty crazy to see the way I was going to die”, comments in EW the actress Victoria pedretti, who knew his character wasn’t going to live long. “It was very unique and weird, and I didn’t really understand how to play that to be honest. Because I don’t know anything about aconite and paralytics, so there was some stuff to learn, but the challenge was exciting. “
Penn badgley goes on to explain that, according to him, “Love’s death makes sense”. For her and Joe. “They had their story. This arc is over. We went in lots of directions with them two, we saw the ups and downs, and there I was like, ‘Ok, we got it, if this has to happen, it is the right time.” While waiting for the fourth season, this shocking death marks a real turning point in YOU : “For me, this marks a very meaningful end to Joe’s previous chapters “, analyzes the main actor. “I think there have to be some really big, fundamental changes to the way Joe is going to continue to operate. Because now we’ve seen him go through so much. I believe the show will have a before and an after Love. , in the same tone. “
And the last word for the deceased: “It’s sad. I knew she was going to die, but the way it turned out was really shocking.”, concludes Victoria pedretti.