The Scorching Priest is tight-lipped! Andrew Scott received hearts world wide as The Priest (whom the web later dubbed the “sizzling priest”) within the Prime collection Flea bag.
Creator and star Phoebe Waller Bridge revealed in a 2019 interview with The guard that the present, which solely lasted two seasons, truly had an “alternate ending,” which she declined to share.
In a brand new cowl story for British GQIn Scott’s Males of the 12 months particular situation, Scott is requested concerning the aforementioned storyline.
Within the new interview, Scott says Waller-Bridge revealed the alternate ending to him, however he will not reveal what it was, primarily as a result of he appreciates the present’s ending.
“I actually suppose it is completely excellent,” he shares.
The collection ends with Fleabag (Waller-Bridge) and The Priest (Scott) sitting on a bench ready for a bus and confessing their emotions for one another. Fleabag confesses her love for The Priest and he tells her, “It’s going to go,” earlier than including, “I really like you too,” and strolling away. Flea bag ends the collection by having her break the fourth wall yet one more time by smiling on the digicam.
The Scottish actor sees the truth that he’s known as the ‘Scorching Priest’ by the web as a praise.
“I feel there is a distinction between objectification and admiration. So no, I did not, it by no means bothered me,” he says of the present’s consideration.
The present, which was tailored from an award-winning play written by Waller-Bridge, received six Emmy Awards and two Golden Globes.