Did You Notice Jenna Ortega Not Blinking in ‘Wednesday’? Here’s Why

Did You Notice Jenna Ortega Not Blinking in ‘Wednesday’? Here’s Why

Jenna Ortega has gone all viral after the long-awaited series Wednesday arrived on Netflix. The eldest daughter of the Addams Family takes the stage in the death-loving titular role. Breaking all the records of the English language series this show has captured the attention of viewers. Fans can’t stop gushing about the performance of this young star. She is just blowing up the internet right now whether it’s her amazing dance sequence or sword fight.

The eight-episode Netflix series has left fans enamored and they are obsessed with this pale-skinned girl. Her dark fashion and awfully shocking views about death are something we have never heard before. The Scream Queen has presented this character most authentically and attractively that even her sadistic tendencies and taste for torture were loved by viewers. But there is something impressive you might have missed in her role-play.

Why did Jenna Ortega not blink in Wednesday? 

In a new tweet shared by the official account of Netflix it was revealed that Jenna Ortega did not blink in the whole show. Her unblinking stare in Wednesday made her iconic character more impactful because this unnatural trait made people uncomfortable.

The caption described how the director Tim Burton just tried this non blinking idea in one scene and it just turned out great so the actress did not blink after that. This creative improvisation has certainly made her character look more pessimistic and added a spark to her dark personality.

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Even though every adaptation brings a new angle to the long running iconic characters like Wednesday Addams, this Netflix series has divulged out some hidden aspects of this gothic teenager. From the choices of costume to hairstyle to unearthing the emotional side of her is something Ortega has made a mark of herself on the character.

Meanwhile, in a recent interview, Jenna Ortega opened up about how she wanted this adaptation to be unique. At the same time, she wanted to keep the core of that character alive so she did not discuss anything with former portrayer, Christina Ricci.

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Wednesday is currently streaming on Netflix now. While horror fans anxiously wait for the show’s renewal for Season 2, you can watch the dance sequence steeped in blood. And do tell us your views in the comment section.

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