Ozark star Alfonso Herrera tackled the shocking turn in the mid-season finale of the latest Netflix hit crime drama.
The first seven episodes of OzarkThe fourth season of the series was released on the streaming service earlier this week, with another seven to follow later in the year.
Viewers were left out when the show rolled out a major plot development in its seventh episode.
Spoilers follow the most recent episode of Ozark…
In the episode, newlyweds Darlene (Lisa Emery) and Wyatt (Charlie Tahan) were murdered at the hands of the ruthless Javi (Herrera), heir to the throne of Omar Navarro.
Speaking of painful moments, Herrera said Weekly entertainment: “When I read that, as a fan, I was shocked.
“But, as the actor who plays Javi, I’m excited to see the character’s arc. That last scene, it was so powerful, it was explosive. ”
The actor recalled meeting with Emery and Tahan before filming the scene and hugging and kissing them.
“That’s hard, man,” he said. “Because when I came to shoot, it was the first time I got to meet both of them. And I remember I just hugged them, and they said, ‘This is going to be difficult,’ and I said, ‘I don’t know if I have to say this is an honor or I’m just sad, but it’s a total honor. working with you and accompanying you in this process. ‘
“They were very generous, and it was emotional when we finished,” he added. “Not just for me, but for the entire cast and crew. They were there from the beginning, so it was a very sincere goodbye from everyone to them. “
Ozark Now available to stream on Netflix.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/ozark-finale-twist-darlene-wyatt-b1998667.html Ozark star explains big turn in mid-season finale: ‘I’m shocked’