I cried so so much. The exploration of loneliness and depression was so poignant, heartbreaking and so easily relatable. Connell was such an important character with his journey throughout the show, seeing a male character with such crippling anxiety is so rare in media and it felt so honest and real. His breakdowns throughout the series hurt so much. Paul portrayed the character so wonderfully it was such a great and emotional performance.
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They only have the pool for one day, and the scene has to hit just right. Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal know the storyline hinges on this moment: Their characters, tortured young lovers Marianne and Connell, have finally settled into an outward ease. But Connell is distracted. His embarrassment over not being able to afford his rent, not to mention the fear of her rejection, paralyzes him. The crowd at the pool party goes hazy, but when he locks eyes with Marianne, it grounds him. Eight months ago, I flew to Dublin to observe filming on Normal People.
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This show, too, is not quite like any other. Seemingly plotless explorations of relationships, sex and power dynamics, her unique writing style is at once cold and detached as well as incredibly compelling. Her sharply drawn characters exchange dialogue without speech marks — something that takes a bit of getting used to, but that ultimately gives the sense of a barrier being removed from between them and the reader. This is a love story — crucially, a story of first love. Marianne is an outsider at school; Connell is popular, sporty, and smarter than you might expect.