The Hollywood star is reprising his role as Mike Young for the Australian soaps big send off.
Guy Pearce has revealed he slotted in a secret nod to his friend Kate Winslet during his return to Neighbours.The Hollywood star found fame on the Australian soap playing Mike Young between 1986 and 1989.
It was recently announced Guy had reprised his role for the forthcoming finale after the soap was axed after 37 years on air in March.When news reached his friend Kate she was included in his scenes.Speaking on Australian breakfast show Studio 10 this week Guy said Kate Winslet is a big fan of Neighbours. She has literally wetting herself that I am back on the show. She was besotted with Mike back in the day.So when I told her I was coming back to do the show she said Right I have to be there I am coming.And when I talked to the producer about it he said Well maybe we could make the mother of your child maybe she could be Kate?
Thats a little personal in my life so lets not call her Kate said Guy who was married to Kate Mestitz between 1997 and 2015. So she has called Rose which was Kates character on Titanic. So Winslet is kind of here in spirit. He Kate was like Darling I need to see the scripts. Whats going on in the storyline?If she was here she wolud be on this set now pushing her way into every scene she possibly could. Guy and Kate starred in the 2011 HBO series Mildred Pierce together for which they both won Emmys before appearing alongside each other once again in last years Mare Of Easttown.In the interview Guy also revealed more about Mikes return to Neighbours after the character was last seen in 1989 when he moved to Perth to become a teacher.He said We learn through these new episodes that I have a child and I have now moved back me and my daughter to Melbourne Erinsborough.