sEason three of DC animated series Harley Quinn it is now flocking to HBO MaxThe showrunners Justin Halpin and Patrick Schoomaker sat down with AV . Club to catch up Fans about what to expect – or, in the case of a particular romance, happily left In Harley’s past, what Not Expect.
first they Eat a few points in a series Transferring from the University of DCse to streamer. HBO Max lapsed, and the show saved,” sShoemaker help. “From jump in season three, they were like, ‘”We love what you guys are doing. Don’t try to fix something that isn’t broken. If anything, they were like, ‘Go, go! harder. If you want to be sharper, we all support him.”
TInward-tipped hat includedFor Harley’s romance with Ivy, which had some backlash from Joker and Harley shippers who want to get back together. Shoemaker quickly wrote about this possibility. “We still have fan reaction from time to time”I don’t like Harley and Ivy together. You should go back with the Joker,” Which we will never do. Harley and Ivy will never split up in the series as long as we have an opinion. This is something we don’t want to touch again.”
Focusing on Harley’s bizarre love story on her ride has always been the plan. Halpern explained, “It’s always been a place we’ve wanted to get to, but we wanted to make sure we tell a story first. How does Harley know her identity? What kind of self-discovery do you do after this relationship with the Joker, right? And so if you’ve just jumped her into a relationship other right after that, because fans are like, “Why weren’t they together right away?… Do you want that guy so bad and just got out of a terrible relationship. When in human history have you ever seen someone let go of a terrible relationship they’ve been in for a really long time and make the next one instantly work out perfectly? It doesn’t happen often. So we wanted to kind of take our time on that.”
And while yes, Halpern admitted that they are two “straight white men” showcasing the series, they have a responsibility to approach the story authentically with their cast, “We have a lot of gay people in the room,” he added.
“We probably credit Sabrina Gallis, who was a season two writer and an outsider, for being the one who told us,” Schumaker explained.Please do not write a graduation story. Which is why we didn’t. I think that may have been our initial instinct.”
Halpern BabeEd N, “This is a great example of why you fill a room with other voices that aren’t afraid to tell you that what you’re about to do is stupid, your show shows better.”
Read the full interview with the show makers at AV . Club. Harley Quinn sEason 3 is now streaming on HBO Max.
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