‘Love, Victor’, the latest present which is a spin-off of ‘Love, Simon’, facilities on the expertise of a highschool boy Victor who explores his sexuality and finds out that he’s homosexual. Actor Mateo Fernandez performs the position of Victor’s brother Adrian within the present and he spoke to MEA WorldWide (1) about his position, his dynamics with the opposite members of the solid, and why he hopes that the present returns for a second season.
Talking about how he obtained this position, Fernandez stated, “I obtained the audition for the present a couple of days after I used to be signed by an company in Los Angeles. However, I didn’t hear about it till a month later. Then, my supervisor referred to as me and he stated they needed me to return to LA to check for the half. A number of days later I obtained the decision saying, I obtained the half. I couldn’t consider it! I actually fell on the ground!”
One of many issues about Adrian’s characters is how he performs peacekeeper in his household many a time. He expanded additional on this attribute and stated, “I agree that Adrian positively retains peace within the household many occasions. I additionally assume that as a result of Adrian is so younger, his mother and father don’t combat proper in entrance of him and that helps Pilar and Victor see much less combating. He’s all the time completely happy and he lightens up the heavy scenes.”
One of many fascinating scenes within the present is of Adrian taking part in with a wand that’s featured in ‘Frozen’, nonetheless, his grandfather would not like Adrian taking part in with female toys; however his mother and father clarify that it’s a toy becoming for a kid. Talking in regards to the ‘Frozen’ toy and the movie itself, Fernandez stated, “I watched it for the primary time once I was very younger, so I don’t keep in mind how a lot I appreciated it, however I obtained an Elsa wand (thanks eBay!) earlier than ‘Love, Victor’ got here out, and it’s the very same one from the present!”
Fernandez additionally shared his expertise of working with different solid members and stated, “It was so wonderful. Everybody within the solid and crew was so type and loving. Ana (Ortiz) was the funniest particular person on set. She and Michael (Cimino) would make jokes and that helped me with taking pictures the primary few weeks. Anthony (Turpel) and Mason (Gooding), we’re all the time there for me. Isabella (Ferreira) and I lived in the identical constructing, so we noticed one another quite a bit and rode collectively to and from the studio. I’m so grateful to be a part of such an exquisite solid.”
The ending scene of ‘Love, Victor’ leaves an important opening for a second season, nonetheless, there has been no official renewal for the present. What does Fernandez count on? He answered, “I’m actually hoping for a season 2 as a result of there are so many stories that haven’t been told but. I’ve learn interviews with the writers and producers of the present, they usually have talked a bit of about writing season 2. I actually hope there will probably be one.”