Emily O’Brien and Robert Scott Wilson bought to check out their chemistry collectively first as Alex and Gwen earlier than O’Brien was recast as Theresa. The 2 characters entertained a quick fling earlier than ending issues abruptly. Nevertheless, that wasn’t the tip of their working relationship. Wilson and O’Brien get to discover issues additional by way of Theresa and Alex’s rising romance. In an interview with Michael Fairman TV, Wilson defined what makes O’Brien such a great scene associate to have at “Days of Our Lives.”
“We bought to the touch on it slightly bit with Alex and Gwen, and there was simply one thing that labored with Emily and I, ,” he advised the outlet. “She’s a great actor, however she’s an ideal individual. We are available in wildly ready and do as a lot as we are able to — rehearse as a lot as we are able to — however actually, we’ll at all times discover one thing new, and that makes it thrilling … Then, when all the things occurred with Theresa, , it labored out completely, as a result of we get to type of proceed what we have been doing with new characters.”
Wilson continued, detailing his expertise with switching characters in a matter of weeks, going from enjoying Ben Weston to Alex Kiriakis in a quick turnaround. Maybe it is the same state of affairs that O’Brien and Wilson have discovered themselves in that contributes to their stellar chemistry on-screen.