After making a wildly standard debut on Netflix, expectations are excessive for Outer Banks‘s second season, and Madison Bailey is getting us much more hyped for the sequence to return. Whereas lately catching up with the actress about her partnership with Hydro Silk (she really makes use of the brand’s eyebrow razor on set, BTW!), Bailey gave us just a little style of what is in retailer for Kiara and the remainder of the Pogues, and it feels like we’re in for fairly the wild experience.
Manufacturing for season two of Outer Banks is at present underway, with the solid and crew again on set and filming in South Carolina. In mild of the pandemic, they’re following additional security precautions, together with getting examined thrice per week, carrying face masks, and practising social distancing. “It is principally shenanigans, however with masks,” Bailey informed CelebrityPie, including that the solid can be prohibited from interacting with the hoards of followers who typically collect on set to see them in motion. “That is the half that is completely different about final season: now we have followers now that truly love the present and need to watch us movie . . . you need to run up and hug and take photos and do all of that, however you’ll be able to’t.”
Having grown such an enormous following because the sequence premiered again in April, Bailey stated there’s “just a little little bit of strain” for her and fellow solid members Chase Stokes (John B), Madelyn Cline (Sarah), Jonathan Daviss (Pope), and Rudy Pankow (JJ) to be on their A recreation each single day. “We now have to be so on it, and we wish this season to be simply as nice as final season,” Bailey stated. “The chemistry feels so nice, and we simply jumped proper again into it.”
“There’s numerous loopy issues taking place in season two.”
Bailey admitted that she hasn’t learn the whole season two script but, however she’s crossing her fingers that viewers will get to study extra about Kiara’s rich upbringing. “I am excited and hopeful to the touch extra on her dwelling life and the place she actually comes from and why she does hang around with the Pogues,” the 21-year-old star stated. “I feel we will get that reply this season — extra concerning the divide of the place I come from versus the place I am hanging round.” Whereas delving into Kiara’s backstory, although, it appears a boatload of different drama shall be taking place following the Royal Product owner’s gold being found and subsequently shipped off to the Bahamas. “There’s numerous loopy issues taking place in season two,” Bailey teased. Ooh man, we positive hope that straight interprets to Ward and Rafe really serving time in jail for attempting to cowl up Sheriff Peterkin’s demise.
If Kiara does occur to get wrapped up in any of these aforementioned “loopy issues,” you’ll be able to depend on Bailey’s stunt double taking her place in entrance of the cameras. Who’s her stunt double, you ask? Oh, no massive deal — it is really her real-life older sister, Katie Harden, who has a background in gymnastics and stands in for Bailey to behave in any scenes that err on the aspect of harmful, resembling leaping fences, working for lengthy distances, swimming, and driving in a automobile at excessive speeds. “I like having my sister on set,” Bailey stated, including that it contributes to the “sense of household” that already exists behind the scenes. “The author and creator, [Josh and Jonas Pate], are twin brothers. The director’s children are within the present, and the VP’s child is within the present, so having my sister there feels very nice.”
Your entire solid — each blood kinfolk and never — has fashioned a family-like bond that is plain and all the time on show on social media. Followers significantly cannot get sufficient of Bailey’s friendship with Pankow, which really started earlier than the 2 first suited up of their beaded necklaces as Pogues. Bailey informed CelebrityPie how she and Pankow met on the flight to her closing Outer Banks callback — Pankow immediately acknowledged her as a result of they shared a mutual good friend, he DM’ed her on Instagram (sure, on the airplane), they shortly hit it off, and the remainder is historical past. “We each have this rambunctious vitality to do random issues and say random issues on a regular basis and never take something too critically,” Bailey stated of her and Pankow’s friendship. “Primarily based off that, we vibed instantly as a result of we had been simply joking round and having a very good time.”
The truth is, a lot of the solid tends to joke round fairly steadily on set, which Bailey admitted makes it difficult to remain centered in some situations. “It is rather arduous after we’re doing a critical scene, after which the boys are slicing up in between scenes, and me and Maddie try to get it collectively,” she stated with fun, noting that Daviss and Stokes are the most important pranksters. Jokes apart, the solid all the time manages to tug it collectively, as a result of on the finish of the day, all of them actually are besties in actual life. “We’re all very, similar to our characters, and we’re simply telling our friendship principally, which may be very actual and really straightforward to carry out.”