Nathan and Anthony won’t ever be greatest mates on The CW’s Naomi as a result of the title character romantically selected one over the opposite.
However, as followers noticed on Tuesday’s installment, the highschool juniors do have a better respect for each other after discovering out the college float vandal was Esme. Whereas in detention, the 2 additionally had an overdue heart-to-heart about Naomi making Nathan her boyfriend and the way that made Anthony really feel in addition to the rift between Port Oswego natives and the army youngsters who look down on them.
“It’s been wonderful getting near Anthony as a personality,” Daniel Puig, who costars as Nathan, tells TVLine. “We’re not precisely buddy-buddy, but it surely’s been nice for me as an actor as a result of I actually like Will [Meyers] in actual life. It’s been superior working off of him, and I had a lot enjoyable doing each scene in Episode 6.”
Puig says his favourite a part of this week’s episode, and the present as a complete, has been attending to know his character and people round him.
“I all the time attempt to create my very own historical past with the characters I play,” Puig explains. “I create my very own theories, and it’s all the time form of enjoyable seeing if I’ve gotten fairly shut once I uncover a brand new facet. However there’s been loads of juicy stuff I’ve been studying about Nathan.”
“A part of me was shocked when she picked Nathan, and a part of me wasn’t,” he expounds. “Nathan has all the time been there for Naomi, and he’s seen her true colours. I used to be positively blissful Nathan was the one. I bear in mind one of many writers coming as much as me and telling me the information, and I pumped my fist and my chest for #TeamNathan. Not simply because it means extra display screen time, however Kaci [Walfall] is my homegirl. I like working along with her.”
There have been additionally the fan predictions that Naomi would fall for Nathan first as a result of Naomi resembles former FLOTUS Michelle Obama and Nathan appears and appears like former POTUS Barack Obama. Puig says individuals inform him on a regular basis that he appears like and resembles Obama. Nevertheless, he says he doesn’t hear it except he’s deliberately impersonating the forty fourth commander in chief.
“I personally don’t hear it once I usually speak,” Puig says in earnest. “I began doing the impression in highschool, and ever since then, it’s been a celebration trick. Perhaps at some point I can meet him, and will probably be just like the Spider-Man meme the place they level at one another. In Episode 3, I threw in a little bit little bit of an Obama impression on the bus, however for those who blinked, you in all probability missed it.”
What followers received’t miss in episodes to come back is how a lot Nathan cares about his girlfriend Naomi.
“Going ahead, you’re going to see Nathan preventing for Naomi,” Puig divulges. “That is his lady now, and it’s probably the most significant relationship he’s ever gone by way of, you already know? I don’t assume he was actually feeling any lady earlier than Naomi. She’s a particular individual.”
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