Neighbours boss Jason Herbison has shot down rumoured spoilers round Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan’s return to the soap for its closing ever episode later this summer time.
The pair are reprising their roles as Charlene and Scott Robinson after 34 years because the Australian cleaning soap involves an finish in August, having filmed a scene for the episode in latest weeks.
Popular culture e-newsletter PopBitch beforehand claimed to have seen a leaked script from the finale, revealing the final scene would see Charlene and Scott pulling up onto Ramsay Road, earlier than uttering the final line of the present: “We’re dwelling.”
Nonetheless, Jason has insisted this isn’t the case, telling The Herald Sun: “What I’ve learn shouldn’t be what occurs which is nice. It hasn’t come out but.”
He continued: “Seeing Kylie again as Charlene was fairly a second. Very particular and I believe for them too it was an actual full circle for them.”
Whereas Jason wouldn’t reveal any additional particulars, he described their homecoming as “fantastic” and “emotional”.
Kylie not too long ago revealed that reprising the role of Charlene stirred up lots of emotions.
“For therefore lengthy I used to be like ‘properly perhaps, hmm, I don’t know if that makes any sense,’” Kylie stated in an interview with Australian present At present. “However I’m nonetheless in contact with Jason [Donovan] and Man [Pearce] and Jason stated ‘this might be a pleasant alternative to buckle the buckle’ as an ex-boyfriend of mine used to say, or to circle the circle and say thanks.”
She continued: “It was beautiful and emotional. Driving into Ramsay Road was fairly one thing.
“Firstly the place has all that point gone? Secondly every thing seems to be precisely the identical. Thirdly, Scott, Charlene, Jayne, Harold, all of it simply got here flooding again.
“There was numerous speaking about recollections and going again in time.”
Neighbours boss Jason Herbison previously said Kylie and Jason “needed very little persuading at all” to reprise their cleaning soap roles for the ultimate episode.
“They each admire the present and the particular position that it has performed of their careers,” he advised Inside Cleaning soap.
“It’s a beautiful present of respect to Neighbours, and I used to be thrilled after they stated sure. It didn’t really feel proper to finish the present with out them.”
Neighbours will air its closing episode in each the UK and Australia on 1 August, with a number of different characters from throughout its 37 years additionally returning for its ship off.
They embrace actors Ian Smith (Harold Bishop), Peter O’Brien (Shane Ramsay), Mark Little (Joe Mangel), Daniel MacPherson (Joel Samuels) and Natalie Bassingthwaighte (Izzy Hoyland).
Earlier this 12 months, it was revealed the future of the show was in jeopardy after UK broadcaster Channel 5 introduced it might cease airing Neighbours from this summer time.
After the seek for a brand new UK broadcast associate proved unsuccessful, it was confirmed the present would come to an finish altogether, with bosses promising to “finish the present on an unimaginable excessive”.