With the last episode of Neighbours airing on Friday July twenty ninth after it was confirmed earlier this yr that it was set to be axed attributable to funding points, lots of the cleaning soap’s previous faces are making a return.
The Australian cleaning soap has been working since 1985, airing on Channel 5 within the UK, and can draw to an in depth at 9pm on Friday with a 90 minute finale episode.
Among the many likes of iconic Neighbours stars corresponding to Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan, who famously performed Scott and Charlene within the Eighties, returning for the final instalment, Hollywood bombshell Margot Robbie was additionally enlisted to return to her Aussie performing roots for the finale.
When was Margot Robbie in Neighbours and who did she play?
Margot Robbie starred in Neighbours from 2008 to 2011, enjoying the function of Donna Freedman and showing on Ramsay Avenue for the primary time aged 17.
Margot’s character of Donna was initially launched briefly, nonetheless Margot was shortly promoted to the principle forged of the present, discovering love with Ringo Brown, performed by Sam Clark.
Sam and Donna had an on-again-off-again romance earlier than finally marrying, nonetheless the Ramsay Avenue lovers break up when Margot’s character cheated with Andrew Robinson.
Margot finally left the cleaning soap in 2011 and landed her iconic function in The Wolf of Wall Avenue, which was filmed in 2012 and launched in america in 2013, starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill.
Margot landed her function as Donna after transferring to Melbourne and contacting the Neighbours casting director in an effort to bag a gathering together with her.
After touchdown an audition, Margot reportedly thought it hadn’t gone effectively so jetted off to Canada for a snowboarding vacation earlier than being informed she’d nailed it and bought the job, prompting her to fly dwelling to Australia days later.
Talking on the career-starting function in Neighbours, she as soon as stated, “Truthfully once I bought my first audition for Neighbours, that was a ‘pinch me’ second and I haven’t stopped pinching myself since, as a result of I nonetheless really feel fortunate each time I stroll on a set.”
Some Margot followers could also be disenchanted to seek out that her cameo within the Neighbours finale is brief and candy, with Donna making an look within the type of a video message.
With the final episode focussing on the wedding of Toadie and Melanie, Donna despatched the pair a video to want them effectively on their massive day.
With Margot unable to fly over from the USA attributable to her filming commitments for the Barbie film, Donna may be seen on display screen saying, “Have an incredible wedding ceremony day, Toadie. The years residing on Ramsay Avenue had been honesty among the better of my whole life.”