Barbie Ferreira, the actress who carried out Kat Hernandez in HBO’s Euphoria, has launched her exit from the current ahead of season 3. The data has intensified rumors regarding the beef between her and the current’s creator, Sam Levinson.
The 25-year-old actress was considered one of many lead cast members of the cult-defining current that moreover stars Zendaya, Sydney Sweeney, Jacob Elordi, Maude Apatow, and Alexa Demie amongst others.
Barbie revealed the knowledge of her exit by way of her Instagram stories on Wednesday, August 24, leaving many followers in shock.
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Kat Hernandez actress proclaims exit from Euphoria S3
Barbie launched her exit by sharing a “fan art” of her character, Kat, made by her co-star, Hunter Schafer.
The actress, 25, wrote: “After four years of getting to embody the most special and enigmatic character kat, I’m having to say a very teary-eyed goodbye.”
“I hope many of you could see yourself in her like I did and that she brought you joy to see her journey into the character she is today. I put all my care and love into her and I hope you guys could feel it. Love you, Katherine Hernandez.”
Many followers took to Twitter to express their shock and unhappiness over Barbie’s sudden departure.
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What have been the Sam Levinson and Barbie Ferreira beef rumors?
In early 2022 rumors that Euphoria creator Sam and cast member Barbie have been feuding turned rampant on the internet.
Many followers began speculating in regards to the equivalent after the anonymous account proprietor Deux Moi claimed (as per EOnline that “Barbie got into it with [Sam] on set and left one day. He then cut a lot of her lines.”
The beef rumors intensified after the character was given little show presence and dialogues in Euphoria season 2. In season considered one of many current, Kat was confirmed as an last powerhouse of a teen lady who has a sexual awakening and overcomes quite a few her physique image insecurities.
She was an absolute icon and inspiration to many followers who may relate to her struggles. Unlike a lot of the current’s characters who relied on their mates for help when the going purchased highly effective, she nearly at all instances held on to her private.
However, for a lot of of season 2, Kat remained throughout the background collectively along with her storyline taking a backseat.
In season 2, Kat makes a shocking revelation that followers didn’t see coming, saying she’s been recognized with a terminal thoughts dysfunction.
All of this stuff intensified the rumors that every one was not successfully between the current creator and the actress.
As per The Daily Beast, rumors claimed that Sam and Barbie have been feuding over the course by way of which Kat’s storyline was heading.
Some ‘production sources’ extra knowledgeable the outlet that Barbie had actually walked off the set twice – not along with the time she wanted to be helped out after slipping and twisting her ankle.
Moreover, the actress was moreover missing on the Euphoria season 2 premier whereas the rest of the cast confirmed up with their glam sport on.
However, as per Variety, HBO has denied claims that Barbie stormed off.
HITC has reached out to Sam Levinson and Barbie Ferreira’s reps for comment.
Actress beforehand addressed rumors about tensions on Euphoria set
In March 2022, Barbie addressed just a few of the rumors regarding the rigidity on the set of Euphoria season 2.
Speaking to Insider, the star acknowledged: “I’ve seen so many different things and a lot of it is untrue and some of its kind of like mundane little things.”
“Sometimes, things take on a life of their own, and they’re not rooted in the truth, but it’s OK because I know it’s just out of passion and out of curiosity and all that good stuff. And I signed up for it. So, I’ll take it. I’ll take the good and the bad,” the actress expressed.