Chicago Fire’s Miranda Rae Mayo Teases Wedding Finale, Kidd’s Reaction

Happily ever after? Miranda Rae MayoFans can see it now Chicago Fire’s season 10 finale — even if the wedding between Stella Kidd and Kelly Severide doesn’t go as planned.

“We may or may not be getting married,” the 31-year-old actress teased in Us Weekly’sExclusive clip taken from the set for the wedding-focused finale

The California native, who joined the NBC drama during season 4 in 2016 as Stella Kidd, hinted that her character’s evolution is something that may surprise fans.

“I think what’s really fun is that Kidd the whole time was like, ‘I don’t need a ring. I don’t need a wedding.’ And then, as we see our couple get closer and closer to the moment, she becomes more and more invested in an actual wedding,” Mayo revealed in the teaser ahead of the explosive finale. “It’s hysterical.”


Jesse Spencer portrays Casey, Taylor Kinney portrays Kelly Severide and Miranda Rae Mayo portrays Stella Kidd.
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Kidd and Severide (Taylor Kinney) have been waiting a long time to say “I do,” after Severide popped the question during season 9 — while the duo was standing in a burning building.

Earlier this season, however, the TV duo’s ups and downs made some viewers nervous that they may not make it down the aisle. Severide’s recent brush with a drug gang ultimately led to him suggesting the pair get married in one week instead of waiting four more months.

The actual ceremony may not be as smooth as viewers hope. “Kidd is very superstitious,” Mayo revealed in the preview clip, noting that it’s going to be “fun” to see how fans react to Kidd’s newly found excitement over her big day.

Kinney, for his own part, has previously said Use just how “special” it was to film the highly anticipated nuptials, explaining that it took a lot of work and planning.

“It was a family affair. It was a big event,” the 40-year-old actor, who has been playing Squad 3’s lieutenant since the show’s 2012 start, exclusively told UseMay 16,

The Pennsylvania native teased that there will be “plot twists,” but reassured viewers that they will “love it.”

Kinney pointed out that the return of Jesse Spencer’s Matt Casey, who will serve as Severide’s best man, is something fans won’t want to miss. Spencer, 43 years old, left the drama in October 2021, halfway through season 10.

Last month, Chicago Fire bosses confirmed Spencer’s comeback as the former captain of Truck 81 for the finale episode. According to Us’Exclusive first look photo from the show. He arrives in time to see Severide wearing his tuxedo as well as Kidd in her wedding gown.

Chicago Fire’sThe season 10 finale airs on NBC Wednesday May 25th at 9 p.m. ET.

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