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Patty Spivot, aka Barry Allen’s new possible love passion and Joe West’s new police companion on The Flash, is a real go-getter. Like, the roughly go-getter who looks as if she Just had two cups of Espresso it doesn’t matter what time of day it’s. She’s definitely a morning individual.
Shantel VanSanten, who plays the most recent addition to the CW hit, thinks it might even be worse than that: “I Feel like she’s one of those people who does not even drink Espresso; she Simply wakes up that manner—which I’m very jealous of,” she tells E! Information of her persona.
Ugh, we hate her even more. (Simply kidding. We’re Just sleepy always and envious of her natural pep.)
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In actual life, VanSanten has a few things in widespread along with her personality. For one, she’s a good scholar, and did thorough research earlier than beginning on The Flash. She learn one of the comics, and likewise watched numerous season one episodes. “I Needed to take into account the tone of the convey and I Needed To Look the different results,” she explains.
Like, as an example, how the idea of a 14-foot gorilla would translate from page to display. The Verdict? They’re nice. Particularly now that she’s considered that transition occur in actual life. She was once Particularly excited To See how the sand demon from her first Flash episode would appear once totally realized.
“To Peer all of that was once so neat, as a result of I watched it in sensible once they had been really faux punching every other and no longer figuring out what it could in truth turn out having a look like and reacting to that,” she says.
She’ll be seeing a lot more of the metahumans delivered to life now that Patty is Joe’s new associate on the anti-metahuman task pressure.
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“Moving ahead, I Think that in fact there may be a part of her that wishes justice for her father’s dying,” VanSanten says. “She desires to come face to face with Mark Martin, whether or not or no longer in order to occur or whether or no longer she shall be ready for it and what she is going to do with in an effort to be interesting to observe unfold. However I Feel at this time Every metahuman they stumble upon and each metahuman they rid from the arena is one step nearer to therapeutic this brokenness inside her.”
She continues, “I Like that Patty is broken and has a dark secret and has some lifestyles that she’s lived However she would not put on it on her sleeve. She doesn’t stroll round looking every person to know that. She Just vehicles ahead, determined to take down one metahuman at a time.”
The Flash airs Tuesdays at 8 p.m. on The CW.
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