Nearly every viewer has an opinions of a remaining player's game, or lack thereof, with accusations of mistakes and stupid moves constantly flying around.Jane Lynch had her share of the Criminal Minds spotlight last season as her character Diana Reid struggled with her mental condition and was even held hostage by Cat Adams (Aubrey Plaza) and Lindsey (Gia Mantegna).Cartoon Network clearly wants to attract a slightly more mature audience, diving into live-action series to augment movies like this and the recent “Scooby Doo” reboot.
Working as part of a group named the Plumbers to repel alien threats, he’s flanked by his pals Gwen (Galadriel Stineman) and Kevin (Nathan Keyes), each of whom brings his or her own unique powers to the monster mash.
You’re tapping into topics that are very dangerous and obviously with Franka [Potente]”s character — our characters intersect and are going to have a lot of issues, so I have to decide whether I want to go down this love path or really protect her and completely separate myself from any connections, relationships in general because I’m putting myself in the line of fire, basically. I want it to be an incidental thing, which is what happens in our everyday life.
So you get to see whether she chooses that path or whether she chooses her passion.”Adriana’s girlfriend, Lucy, is a nurse who was introduced briefly in the season premiere, but will return throughout the season.“You’re going to get more of that and her personal life, but it’s very simple,” Emily said. you’ll catch them in their home, you’ll catch them possibly in the same bed, maybe kiss a little but it’s nothing major.”Emily said that before she signed onto Season 2, she wanted to make sure Adriana’s coming out plot from Season 1 was finished.“The first season I felt was too much of a coming out story, like the mom slapping her,” Emily said. Diane [Kruger] happens to have Aspberger on the show.
It’s incidental; you don’t ever have to talk about it.
So I wanted to make sure the whole lesbian aspect wasn’t this whole coming out story and the character wasn’t going to be made more flamboyant in any sort of way. Elwood, I came out to him and I was like, ‘Look, feel free if you have any questions, I don’t ever want it to be this” and he’s like “Neither do I! ’ It worked out wonderful.”Emily identifies as a gay woman and says she has a lot in common with Adriana, which is one reason she loves playing her.“I’m gay, personally, so being Mexican and a lesbian — this is why I love the character because I deal with the same type of things with my own family,” Emily said.