Netflix drops major actor from Wednesday season 2 as the cast reunite in behind-the-scenes snaps as production begins

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A lead prima from Netflix deed Wednesday has been dropped from nan show arsenic filming for bid 2 begins.

The formed database was announced connected Tuesday, pinch Jenna Ortega, 21, group to return successful nan title domiciled aft her daze departure from different Netflix project.

However, fans will announcement that Percy Hynes White, who played psychic student Xavier Thorpe successful play one, is absent from nan list, following allegations of intersexual misconduct nan character faced, and denied, past year.

White's exit comes aft he faced intersexual battle allegations past twelvemonth aft starring successful nan first play of nan Addams Family spinoff bid connected Netflix and DailyMail.com exclusively reported that he was written retired of nan show.

'I had truthful overmuch nosy moving connected this show,' he penned alongside nan threat primitively posted by Wednesday co-creator Alfred Gough. 'I can't hold to watch play 2 :) Much love.'

A lead prima from Netflix deed Wednesday has been dropped from nan show arsenic filming for bid 2 begins

In nan first season, White played Xavier Thorpe, and it is presently chartless really his character's storyline will play retired successful nan upcoming season

In nan first season, White played Xavier Thorpe, and it is presently chartless really his character's storyline will play retired successful nan upcoming season.

He played a psychic Nevermore student, who was 1 of nan 2 main antheral leads and a romanticist liking for Wednesday (Ortega).

That pursuing September, DailyMail.com exclusively reported that he was written retired of nan show aft he was accused of purposefully getting women drunk astatine a Toronto statement he hosted truthful he could person activity pinch them.

In early 2023, White faced a bid of intersexual battle allegations — which he adamantly denied arsenic a 'campaign of misinformation.'

In June past year, he issued a connection regarding nan since-deleted anonymous societal media posts from that past January.

In his impassioned post, he wrote: 'Earlier this year, personification I've ne'er met started a run of misinformation astir maine online. Because of this, my family has been doxxed, and my friends person received decease threats. Underage photos of maine were used, and examples of maine acting successful characteristic were presented arsenic hateful.'

He past went connected astir really 1 of his friends was 'falsely portrayed arsenic a victim' and condemned nan 'baseless, harmful claims.'

Netflix has announced that play 2 of Wednesday has begun accumulation pinch a slew of British stars being added to nan cast

Stars specified arsenic Jenna and Christina Ricci were seen reuniting successful saccharine behind-the-scene snaps

It was announced that Wednesday had been renewed for a 2nd play backmost successful January 2023 aft achieving unthinkable world success

Even though he would not beryllium returning to Wednesday, he does person different projects successful nan pipeline, including Winter Spring Summer aliases Fall — a romanticist drama he revenge pinch Ortega successful Utah earlier past twelvemonth and is group for merchandise successful June 2024.

Netflix has announced that play 2 of Wednesday has begun accumulation pinch a slew of British stars being added to nan cast.

Stars specified arsenic Jenna and Christina Ricci were seen reuniting successful saccharine behind-the-scene snaps. 

The streamer besides took to societal media to stock a video featuring Thing moving done a corridor pulling a wagon afloat of scripts.

The disembodied manus passes doors pinch nan names of nan stars of nan show, passing retired scripts, earlier arriving astatine Jenna Ortega 's doorway and doing nan classical digit snaps.

Playing Wednesday Addams, Jenna opens nan doorway and picks up nan book arsenic she says: 'Hello Thing. More torture awaits'.

The beforehand page of nan book reveals nan play 2 premiere will beryllium called 'Here We Woe Again', written by nan show creators Alfred Gough and Miles Millar and directed by Tim Burton erstwhile again.

The clip ends pinch a database of nan formed for bid two, pinch Jenna, Emma Myers, Catherine Zeta-Jones , Luis Guzmán, Hunter Doohan and Joy Sunday each returning.

The spin-off astir nan Addams Family focuses connected nan gothic teen Wednesday arsenic she moves into boarding schoolhouse Nevermore Academy

Netflix has announced that play 2 of Wednesday has begun accumulation pinch a slew of British stars being added to nan formed (pictured)

While respective caller stars are joining nan show, including British legends, Thandiwe Newton, Joanna Lumley and Billie Piper.

Fresh disconnected her immense occurrence playing Sam McAlister successful Netflix deed Scoop, Billie will beryllium taking connected nan recurring domiciled of Capri.

While BAFTA victor and Golden Globe nominee Thandiwe will beryllium impermanent starring arsenic Dr. Fairburn.

British icon Joanna will beryllium taking connected nan celebrated domiciled of Grandmama, Wednesday and Pugsley's grandmother.

Other large names joining nan show are Haley Joel Osment, Heather Matarazzo and Frances O'Connor successful undisclosed roles.

While Back To The Future's Christopher Lloyd is besides starring, having antecedently played Uncle Fester successful The Addams Family and Addams Family Values.

Jenna took to her ain Instagram to stock nan news, posting a selfie from nan group successful her afloat Wednesday costume, sitting successful a director's chair labelled: 'Wednesday play 2'.

The announcement comes conscionable weeks aft nan show formed Steve Buscemi successful nan 2nd series.

The accomplished actor, 66, will beryllium playing Barry Dort, nan caller main of Nevermore Academy.

Steve is an accomplished character of some nan large and mini surface arsenic he was nan lead successful critically-acclaimed HBO bid Boardwalk Empire from 2010 to 2014.

He has besides starred successful awesome films including 1992's Reservoir Dogs, 1996's Fargo, 1997's Con Air, 1998's The Big Lebowski, and 2010's Grown Ups.

Playing Wednesday Addams, Jenna opens nan doorway and picks up nan book arsenic she says: 'Hello Thing. More torture awaits'

Jenna took to her ain Instagram to stock nan news, posting a selfie from nan group successful her afloat Wednesday costume, sitting successful a director's chair labelled: 'Wednesday play 2'

It was announced that Wednesday had been renewed for a 2nd play backmost successful January 2023 aft achieving unthinkable world success.

The spin-off astir nan Addams Family focuses connected nan gothic teen Wednesday arsenic she moves into boarding schoolhouse Nevermore Academy.

Upon its debut week streaming successful November 2022, nan show racked up a record-making 341.2million viewing hours, beating Stranger Things , according to Netflix.

On December 13, 2022 nan Tim Burton-helmed show crossed nan 1B hours viewed mark.

In an question and reply pinch Tudum.com astatine nan time, Alfred Gough and Miles Millar said: 'It's been unthinkable to create a show that has connected pinch group crossed nan world.

'Thrilled to proceed Wednesday's tortuous travel into play two. We can't hold to dive caput first into different play and research nan kooky spooky world of Nevermore. Just request to make judge Wednesday hasn't emptied nan excavation first.'

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