Kylie Minogue had to be “very persuasive” in order to play her Neighbors part for the final episode. The boss revealed this. Jason Herbison, the executive producer of the soap, spoke out about Charlene Robinson’s return as Charlene Robinson with Jason Donovan as Scott. The Australian soap is ending after 37 years.
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Last month after much speculation, it was announced that Jason and Kylie would be appearing in the finale over three decades after they had left their roles. A teaser of their scripts, which was shared on social media, was also posted. The soap boss said that the couple had already shot their scenes in advance of filming the show next month. He described it as a “very moving experience.”
He spoke to Inside Soap magazine and said that both Kylie and Jason didn’t need much convincing – they both love the show and its special role in their lives.
“It’s an admirable show of respect for Neighbors, and I was delighted when they said yes. It was wrong to end the show with them. Jason stated that their scene was written in total secrecy, explaining that “not even the script department knew it was taking place!”
He said, “I was there the day of filming. It was a very moving and memorable experience that will stay with me long after the series wraps in August.” It was an honor to be a part of it.
Neighbors will air its final episode in the UK and Australia in August. A host of characters from its 37-year history will also return for its final episode. Actors Ian Smith (Harold Bishop), Peter O’Brien, Shane Ramsay, Mark Little (Joe Mangel), Daniel MacPherson, and Natalie Bassingthwaighte are all included.
Jason stated in a statement that “Whether you like the 80s, 90s, or naughties, we’ll be delivering something for everybody as Neighbours draws close.”We will celebrate the most memorable characters across many eras along with the current cast, with some surprises up our sleeves.”
It was revealed that the future of the show was at risk when Channel 5 in the UK announced that it would cease airing Neighbors this summer.
After the unsuccessful search for a UK broadcast partner, the show was officially ended. However, bosses promised to end the show “on an incredible high.” Neighbors helped many Australian stars launch their careers over the years, including Liam Hemsworth, Natalie Imbruglia, and Margot Robbie, who are all two-time Oscar nominees.
“It’s an amazing present of respect for Neighbours and I was thrilled when they said so. It was not right to end the present without them.”Neighbors’ final episode will be aired in Australia and the UK on August 1. A bunch of characters from its 37-year history will also return for the show’s ship off.
They include actors Ian Smith (Harold Bishop), Peter O’Brien, Shane Ramsay, Mark Little (Joe Mangel), Daniel MacPherson, and Natalie Bassingthwaighte.
It was revealed that the future of the present was in peril after Channel 5 from the UK announced it would cease airing Neighbours this summer. After the unsuccessful search for a new UK broadcast partner, the present was canceled. However, bosses promised to finish the show on “an unimaginable excessive”.