Mildred is the protagonist of each the ebook collection and the present adaptation of The Worst Witch, so many followers have been shocked when Bella Ramsey introduced that she was leaving.
Whereas the actress didn’t give an specific purpose for her determination in her Instagram publish in February of 2020, she urged that her determination was made for the sake of her psychological well being.
“Without end grateful for my time as Mildred in The Worst Witch… however there’s a time for every part underneath the solar. And I made a decision final 12 months, earlier than collection 4 began filming, that it was my time to say goodbye to Mildred,” Bella wrote in her caption. “Thanks followers for all of your help, thanks to the crew over the three years, thanks to all of the residents of Cackles Academy, thanks to Jill Murphy for this excellent world you created.”
“It was fully my determination to say goodbye for causes I am unable to actually go into however to everybody studying this, please prioritise your psychological well being and do what’s best for you,” Bella concluded in her publish.
The actress has since gone on to seem in an episode of Shepherd’s Delight, the movie Resistance, and the quick film three Minutes of Silence.
Regardless of Bella’s absence, Mildred is actually not gone from the present. She is now performed by Lydia Web page.