‘Euphoria’: Zendaya Already Knows Where Rue Ends up; ‘The Only Thing That Gets Me Through’

Euphoria there is no shortage of talented actors in his team and leading the pack is Emend Award-winning Zendaya. With her Disney roots, many questioned how she would switch to appearing in a concert with adult themes like that. But Zendaya has more than proven her talent and range. She easily changed into her character, Rue, and became a drugged teenager desperately wanting to stay away.

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The cast of Euphoria have been very open about the complexity of their characters. In fact, it is that depth that draws many actors to their careers. Fans of the show have enjoyed learning more about each character and their unique backing at the beginning of each program. In fact, since the show is narrated by Rue, fans have the most access to his thoughts and idioms. Therefore, the development of her character is among the easiest to follow. But what was the process for Zendaya building such a complex character?

‘Euphoria’ cast member, Zendaya shares how she developed her character, Rue

In an interview with Collider, Zendaya got canid about how she came to understand her character. How Rue is based on Sam Levinson (who created and wrote Euphoria) Zendaya had to find a way to bring some of herself into the role while also using her own imagination and what she knew about Levinson to inform her character choices.

“It grew from being [Levinson] to be a little thing for me, to be who I am Rue, ”Zendaya said of her development Euphoria character. “Now, she’s her own husband. There were little things, here and there, that are slowly starting to turn into their own thing. She has this innocence that we discovered, as we went along. She has the quality of a small baby. You just want to love and protect her. It’s like, ‘Oh, your little teenage thing. You’re so innocent and you don’t know. ‘”

Zendaya’s character ‘Euphoria’ is particularly complex

“But she’s also just fucking * in nuts, and doing this horrible horror and spoiling people, while she’s this sweet, innocent thing. “the Euphoria starred, announcing the duplicity of her character. “It was about trying to find that balance. The first time I read the script, I was not like, ‘Oh, she’ s so sweet and innocent and so nice. That’s what we found in her, as she grew up. ”

But what will help Zendaya navigate such a volatile character? According to the Euphoria cast ball, she finds solace in realizing that Rue is going to be okay in the end. Since Rue is based on Levinson and Levinson now has love and success, that is what the actress sticks to when her character is going through something very difficult.

Zendaya knows how Rue’s story ends

“The only thing that takes me through it is getting to know Sam [Levinson] who he is now, and has an amazing, beautiful family. Zendaya shared about it Euphoria director. “It simply came to our notice then. So in my head, Rue is growing up and becoming a writer and director, and she has a family. That’s what I’m holding on to. Whatever she goes through, this is the external result, so she will be fine. That takes me through. ”

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