Margot Robbie plans to make a comeback to Neighbours for its final episode, alongside Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan, it’s been announced.
This Oscar-nominated actor joins a group of stars returning to Ramsay Street this year for the final episode. In February, the Australian show’s UK broadcaster Channel 5 announced that it will no longer air the series beyond the summer, leading to the cancellation of the show.
Robbie will play Donna Freedman again in the soap, along with other returning stars like Jesse Spencer and Delta Foodrem, Kym Valentin, Cara Bonner, and Cara Bonner. Robbie’s character was a regular on NeighboursFrom 2008 to 2011, she was featured in 327 episodes.
“Surprise! You didn’t think we were done did you?!”A tweet from the official Neighbours Account shared today (July 24, 2007).
You didn’t think we were done did you?!
— Neighbours (@NeighboursTV) July 23, 2022
Recently, Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan shared the first pictures of themselves together on the set of Neighbours Again.
It was confirmed. “ultimate Neighbours couple” Minogue and Donovan would be returning to Ramsay Street for the finale of the long-running soap earlier this year. After each sharing a photo from the finale, they confirmed their return. Neighbours script.
Minogue was Charlene Mitchell, while Donovan played Scott Robinson. Minogue left the show to concentrate on her music career in 1988, and Donovan was introduced in 1986. Donovan left the show in 1986.
On July 11, Minogue shared a picture of her and Donovan on set with the caption, “Now we’re back together”, referring to lyrics from the pair’s hit song, ‘Especially For You’. Minogue also recently announced that this song would be reissued in honour of their Neighbours reunion.
— Kylie Minogue (@kylieminogue) July 11, 2022
They became firm fan favorites during their time on the program. The couple’s wedding episode attracted more than 2,000,000 viewers in Australia when it aired in 1987. It was later viewed by almost 20 million people in the UK, making it one of the most watched TV episodes of the decade.
Jason Herbison, executive producers of the Australian soap, spoke out about the pair’s return. “the ultimate Neighbours couple and it would not feel right to end the show without them”.
“We are thrilled that Jason and Kylie have come home to play a very special part in our series finale. It has been an emotional experience for them, for us, and I’m sure it will be for our viewers.”