Aubrey Plaza Reveals Which ‘White Lotus’ Costar ‘Stalked’ Her

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Obsessed a lot? Aubrey Plaza jokingly recalled which of her White Lotus costars “stalked” her “for years” earlier than they appeared on the HBO sequence collectively.

The Parks and Recreation alum, 38, playfully spoke with Haley Lu Richardson for Interview Journal about her infatuation together with her, which occurred after they met the 2019 MTV Film & TV Awards.

“I noticed you backstage earlier than we introduced. I bear in mind I used to be actually nervous that evening, as a result of I had by no means introduced at an awards present,” Richardson, 27, recalled the possibility assembly throughout the journal profile on the ladies, which was printed on Friday, November 4, . “And after I noticed you, I simply felt overwhelmed with emotion as a result of I’ve been a big fan of yours. I informed you that I watch on repeat compilations of you doing interviews on YouTube.”

The Unpregnant actress continued: “Then you definitely simply stared at me and seemed such as you had been going to kill me in my sleep. [Laughs] After which I introduced an award and it was a enjoyable evening.”

Plaza, for her half, remembered Richardson doing “nice” on the awards present and searching “scorching as f—okay.” That interplay, nevertheless, didn’t flip into an prompt friendship. It took persistence on Richardson’s half to ultimately develop into associates with the Humorous Individuals actress.

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“I met you since you had been stalking me. Only for all of the readers on the market, Haley stalked me for years,” Plaza clarified. “After I met her on the MTV Awards, she stalked me on the Chucky, a.okay.a. Youngster’s Play, premiere.”

Richardson confirmed that she “confirmed as much as the Chucky premiere uninvited,” which is when she met the Delaware native’s associates to finally “get nearer to her life.”

The plan labored, as a result of the 5 Toes Aside star was invited to Plaza’s party by a kind of associates “with out asking Aubrey” and Richardson determined to go. “I confirmed up and I bear in mind we locked eyes on the bar and also you simply went, ‘You,’” the Arizona native recalled.

Plaza joked, “And it didn’t matter what number of mushrooms I had taken that evening. I knew that my stalker had arrived.”

Regardless of being an uninvited visitor, the Life After Beth actress selected to miss the intrusion and as an alternative be open to a future friendship.

“There was one thing deep down inside all alongside that was like, ‘Though she’s stalking me, and perhaps ultimately she’ll reduce me up into one million items and eat me, I like her. In actual fact, I like her,’” Plaza mentioned. “And so after I heard that you just had been forged on The White Lotus, I used to be like, ‘That is some f–king witchy karmic s–t.’”

The twosome didn’t really share any scenes on season 2 of The White Lotus, which premiered on HBO on Sunday, October 30, however they’ve bonded off digicam.

“I’m obsessive about you,” Richardson (who portrays Portia on the present) informed Plaza (who stars as Harper Spiller) throughout their chat. “Properly, my life revolves round you.”

The Ravenswood alum later revealed that she made the Ingrid Goes West star a “mommy” necklace, which she wears. “I’m not carrying it proper this second, however I put it in my very particular drawer,” Plaza defined. “And I do put on it lots really, and I like it.”

Season 2 of The White Lotus airs on HBO and HBO Max Sundays at 9 p.m. ET.