As if Shauna (Melanie Lynskey) doesn’t have sufficient on her plate already, she needed to go and kill an harmless Adam on the tail finish of Yellowjackets Season 1. Suspecting he was the one blackmailing the surviving Yellowjackets, Shauna storms over to his place, confronts Adam and, within the warmth of the second, stabs him lifeless. Quickly after, she learns that it was Jeff (Warren Kole) blackmailing all of them alongside in an effort to avoid wasting his furnishings retailer. Oops.
Misty (Christina Ricci), Taissa (Tawny Cypress), and Natalie (Juliette Lewis) swoop in to assist Shauna clear up the crime scene, however is it sufficient? Is there something they missed that would implicate Shauna? And what in regards to the emotional ramifications of such an act? Shauna killed an harmless man, and one she cared for at that. Is it only a matter of cleansing up the blood, eliminating the physique, and transferring on? That’s what we’ll get to discover at the beginning of Yellowjackets Season 2 when it premieres on Paramount Plus on Friday, March twenty fourth and airs on Showtime on Sunday, March twenty sixth.
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Nonetheless, should you’d wish to know somewhat extra proper this very second, Lynskey took a second to tease Shauna’s headspace on the very starting of the brand new season throughout our interview.
What’s driving Shauna most at the beginning? Is it regret, is it her desperation to cowl up the crime, or one thing else totally? Right here’s what Lynskey needed to say:
“I feel that she’s being guided by pure panic and the information that she’s simply made a sequence of dangerous choices, and he or she most likely should not make any extra, however she simply can not seem to cease. There’s quite a bit happening in Episode 1 when Misty is like, ‘Effectively, you removed this and this and this,’ and he or she is hanging on to these issues out of regret. She’s hanging on to these issues as a result of it is an individual she did care about, and he or she’s not but processed the truth that she really killed somebody who actually appreciated her, and what does that imply? She’s an fascinating one.”
In search of extra non-spoiler particulars from Lynskey and co-stars Christina Ricci and Yellowjackets new addition Lauren Ambrose? You’ll find simply that within the first half of our Season 2 interview on the prime of this text. We’ll share the spoiler-filled second half of this dialog when Episode 6 drops on April thirtieth!