1 Updates
Keck's Exclusives: Exit Interview with Revenge's Killed-Off Star
Photo Credit: TV Guide

Keck's Exclusives: Exit Interview with Revenge's Killed-Off Star

Feb 18 2013, 12:30am CST | by

Spoiler Alert: Stop reading if you have not yet watched Sunday's Revenge! After a nearly five-month wait, Sunday's Revenge finally revealed that the identity of the dead male hand in the boat...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

Keck's Exclusives: Exit Interview with Revenge's Killed-Off Star

Feb 18 2013, 12:30am CST | by

Margarita Levieva | Photo Credits: ABC

Spoiler Alert: Stop reading if you have not yet watched Sunday's Revenge!

After a nearly five-month wait, Sunday's Revenge finally revealed that the identity of the dead male hand in the boat belonged to minor mobster character Nate Ryan (Michael Trucco). But that wasn't the big news. Also killed in a bloody battle aboard Jack's Amanda boat was the real Emily Thorne, a.k.a. 'Fauxmanda' Clark. (ABC's tricky promos, teasing that Emily Thorne would pay "the ultimate price" turned out to be dead-on.)

The character's portrayer, Margarita Levieva, is understandably disappointed, but agrees that her character had completed an emotional arc and served her purpose.

Keck's Exclusives: Revenge executive producer on Sunday's big death

TV Guide Magazine: At the start of the season, did you expect you'd go down on the Amanda? Margarita Levieva: Yeah, because I was only scheduled to do 14 episodes and I knew I'd be out after that. So I kind of figured. Originally I was only supposed to do 7 of the 14, so I thought it could have been happening earlier.

TV Guide Magazine: When did producers definitely inform you of your fate? Levieva: I remember watching the first episode with [executive producer] Mike Kelley and halfway through he told me I was going to have a pretty dramatic, heroic death on the Amanda.

TV Guide Magazine: What was your reaction? Leveiva: Mixed and bittersweet. It's time for her to leave after having gone through such a great arc. I thought she was going to die last season. But in the end they gave me an amazing death — saving Jack and Emily before dying in her arms. I couldn't have asked for anything better. So in a way I was ready for it, but as the time got closer I got really bummed out.

TV Guide Magazine: What was it like shooting your final scenes? Levieva: Difficult and draining. We were out in the middle of freezing water in a secluded area up on the Universal lot near the Jaws lake.

TV Guide Magazine: Who among your co-stars took it the hardest? Levieva: Definitely Emily [VanCamp] because of our emotional sisterly bond. There's a flashback scene in this death episode that really shows the care we had for each other. And a lot of my stuff was with Nick Wechsler [Jack], who I always pulled over to the craft service table in between takes. The whole crew was sorry to say goodbye too. And Mike gave me the tie iron prop Amanda used as her first murder weapon last season. What a great gift. It blew me away. I live alone so now I have this for defense in place of a baseball bat.

TV Guide Magazine: What do you hope Amanda's legacy will be? Levieva: In a way I feel her death is a gift to Emily. It's necessary for Emily to continue getting revenge. She has new reason to go on with her mission after getting a little bit away from it in Season 2 with the Initiative and her relationship with Aiden. So I'll feel I made a worthy sacrifice if Emily is now inspired to fight harder.

Subscribe to TV Guide Magazine now!

View original Keck's Exclusives: Exit Interview with Revenge 's Killed-Off Star at TVGuide.com

Related Articles on TVGuide.com

Other Links From TVGuide.com

Source: TV Guide

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
Our sister site I4U News is giving away a brand new iPad Air or if you can wait an iPad Air 2. This is an $499 value.
 
 
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
The most popular TV series released in 2014 include such incredible shows as True Detective and Fargo.
 
 
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
The vampire series True Blood has arrived in its wacky final season. Director Stephen Moyer and his wife Anna Paquin, who played Sookie, also pose 'Nude' for the cover of Entertainment Weekly.
 
 
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Maisie Williams, who plays Arya in The Game of Thrones recently discussed some last-minute changes in the popular series.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

'Most British female students face sexual advances on campus'
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Over one-third of British female university students have faced unwanted sexual advances on campus while studying, reveals a new poll. Regardless of gender, around a quarter of students have been...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Hamid Karzai optimistic about presidential poll result
Kabul, Sep 20 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai Saturday expressed optimism over the progress in talks between the presidential runners and promised the country would soon hear "good news" about the election result...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Lahiri drops to fourth in Selangor Masters
Selangor (Malaysia), Sep 20 (IANS) Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri dropped to fourth place after leading on the first two days at the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters here Saturday. An ailing overnight leader, Lahiri...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Gwen Stefani can do it all
Gwen Stefani feels like she can do it all. The 44-year-old star, who has sons Kingston, eight, Zuma, six, and Apollo, seven months, with husband Gavin Rossdale, admits it's not easy juggling motherhood with 'The Voice'...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Jesy Nelson dating Jake Roche?
Jesy Nelson is dating Rixton's Jake Roche. The Little Mix pop star is reportedly getting close to the actor and singer over the last few weeks, and it is said they are keen to make the relationship work. A source told...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Mel B's raunchy behavior caused family rift?
Mel B's ''obsession with sex'' has reportedly driven friends and family away. The former Spice Girl is said to have clashed with those closest to her due to her relationship with Stephen Belafonte, with Victoria Beckham...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Party planning attracts Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting
Los Angeles, Sep 20 (IANS) Actress Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting says she would like be a party planner in another life. The 28-year-old beauty shared her love for planning extravagant events on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show",...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Lady Gaga turns into Greek goddess
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, popular for her outrageous outfits, took style inspiration from Athens' architecture during her recent tour of the city. Gaga dressed as a caryatid Friday in Athens as she...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Malaysia to seek justice for MH17 via UNGA
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 20 (IANS) Malaysian Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein Saturday said that Malaysia will use the platform of the ongoing 69th UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, to seek justice for the victims...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Syrian forces attack rebel-held town
Damascus, Sep 20 (IANS) Syrian forces Saturday started a wide-scale offensive on a key rebel-held Syrian city northeast of the capital Damascus. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the Syrian Air Force...
Read more on Politics Balla