Though Ortega’s character was solely in “You” for a single season, touchdown the half restored the actress’ religion within the casting course of.
“Quite a lot of occasions being a baby actor, particularly a Latina, they’re hiring to play the daughter of somebody or the youthful model of somebody and people are usually white actresses,” she defined to Advanced. “I keep in mind simply being actually discouraged at a cut-off date. However after doing tasks like ‘You’ on Netflix and issues like that the place I believe individuals noticed me in an older gentle or in a distinct gentle, I began to get extra alternatives.”
“You” marked Ortega’s transition from a baby actor to a teen star, a becoming stepping stone into extra mature characters to come back. As for whether or not or not sequence lead Penn Badgley would need Ortega again on the solid, the actor is not afraid to talk his thoughts.
“I imply the reality is that they [Netflix] must pay up,” he admitted in an interview with Metro. “She’s received that ‘Wednesday’ cash now. You bought to speak to Netflix. They cannot take it from me both, as a result of we’re speaking season 5 now Netflix! That might be nice clearly, that might be so wonderful. I do not know that it should occur. We’ll see.”
So, the one factor that may stand in the way in which of Ortega’s return to the “You” set is her busy schedule. The excellent news is that if followers of the thriller sequence do not get her again on the present, they will nonetheless watch her in her multitude of different tasks. Nonetheless, it could be good to see Ellie make a return to the present. But when she have been to come back again, how precisely would she match into Joe’s new life?