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‘Tiny Pretty Things’ Star Alexander Eling Talks Netflix’s Ballet Drama (EXCLUSIVE)

A homicide thriller takes middle stage in Netflix’s latest YA sequence, Tiny Fairly Issues, primarily based on the novel of the identical title written by Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra.  

Archer College of Ballet’s star pupil, Cassie Shore (Anna Maiche), was pushed from the roof. Whereas making an attempt to uncover simply who would go to the subsequent stage to sabotage their fellow pupil, Tiny Fairly Issues additionally delves into intercourse, medication, relationships, student-teacher affairs, and rather more.

Distractify spoke with one of many stars of the sequence, Alexander Eling (who performs Matteo), about his secretive function that was not within the books. The actor additionally talks about if his colleagues are literally dancing within the present, cliffhangers, and a attainable Season 2. Preserve studying to get the entire particulars!

Alexander Eling talks concerning the “whirlwind” new sequence ‘Tiny Fairly Issues.’

“Man, the place do I begin?” Alexander informed Distractify over the telephone concerning the drama-filled sequence. “It’s a whirlwind … with out gifting away an excessive amount of, it doesn’t stick too shut to simply sticking to drama inside the dance world. It will get very complicated and gripping and edge-of-your-seat motion. It’s fairly surprising.”

Whereas followers of the novel shall be acquainted with a few of the characters and their storylines, Alex’s character of Matteo is described as a “working-class man,” telling us, “My character was not within the e book, he was added.”

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He continued, “My character finds his manner in, in only a totally different manner than everyone else and it was fascinating and actually enjoyable to dive into as a result of he’s such a departure from all the things else that’s occurring and it’s actually fascinating.” 

The actor teased that Matteo’s storyline has “a variety of studying to do” and there’s a combination of darkish and lighthearted moments.

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Have been the actors actually dancing in Netflix’s ‘Tiny Fairly Issues’?

Set on the most prestigious ballet academy within the nation, the dance world units the background for this teen-centric drama sequence. Due to this fact, it is no shock that the sequence options intricate dance numbers. So, are these actors truly dancing in Tiny Fairly Issues or have been they utilizing stunt doubles?

“They do all their very own dancing. There aren’t any doubles concerned. … All of them did that themselves,” Alexander informed Distractify. Most of the stars of the Netflix present are skilled skilled dancers and the actor praised his co-stars for his or her athletic talents.  

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“The stuff they need to do is ridiculously arduous and contorting your physique in simply methods you would not even fathom. They’re so disciplined and so bodily succesful and robust. I gained such a newfound respect for the artwork of it due to how arduous it’s,” he mentioned. “Boxers and ballerinas [are] the toughest working athletes.”

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