Outer Banks actors Chase Stokes and Madelyn Cline are hardly the primary teen drama stars to work collectively after a breakup, however they could be the most drama-free.
Stokes and Cline obtained collectively in 2020 after taking part in hometown enemies-to-lovers John B and Sarah on the popular Netflix series earlier than quietly splitting a few yr and a half later in November 2021. Whereas some behind-the-scenes breakups are extra dramatic than others—Olivia Rodrigo virtually devoted an entire breakup album to her Excessive College Musical: The Musical: The Collection costar Joshua Bassett—Stokes and Cline say they have been in a position to hold issues utterly skilled whereas filming season three.
“Mads and I’ve been working collectively now for 30 episodes, and we made a promise to one another earlier than we even began relationship that the work was all the time going to come back first,” Stokes advised Entertainment Weekly in a brand new interview. “And that it doesn’t matter what occurs in our private lives, and the ways in which life generally takes you in several instructions, that we’re all the time going to honor the work. That stayed 100% truthful this season.”
He continued to reward his ex-girlfriend, who lately starred in Glass Onion: a Knives Out Story, saying, “She’s an unbelievable individual, a rockstar of an actress, and he or she’s having an unbelievable second. No matter not being collectively in a private relationship, I am nonetheless all the time going to be one in all her largest followers, and I am tremendous, tremendous pleased with all of her accomplishments contained in the present and out of doors the present.”
Cline shared the same sentiment, telling the publication that they’ve “all the time proven up for one another on the subject of work and this present.”
“We had a working relationship earlier than we had a private relationship, and our job from day one has all the time been to go away the present higher than we discovered it,” she stated. “I am actually, actually comfortable and I am very pleased with the work this season, and I am extremely grateful for my costars and their professionalism and simply how gifted each one in all them are.”
Fortunately for Stokes and Cline, Outerbanks’ creators Jonas Pate and Shannon Burke advised EW they didn’t use the actors’ breakup as inspiration for storylines in season three. That was not the case on One Tree Hill, in response to Sophia Bush, who ended her five-month marriage to Chad Michael Murray in 2006. Murray ultimately left the collection in 2009, whereas Bush remained till the season finale in 2012.
“[The producers] made follow of profiting from folks’s private lives and never only for me and for my ex — for different actors on the present who would share, like as you do while you get near folks, deeply private issues that have been occurring of their lives and they might wind up in storylines,” Bush stated on Dax Shepard’s Armchair Expert podcast in 2018, per People. “It wasn’t okay.”
She continued, “It was opportunistic and ugly and while you run a present, you are like a mother or father. You are supposed to guard your flock and it was the other of that. And I think about that was exhausting for him as effectively. It was a really ugly state of affairs on their half. I feel they sort of lived for the drama.”
Good to know Outer Banks is maintaining its drama fictional.
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