We all love nostalgia… but does looking back sometimes ruin the past?
That was Danielle Fishel‘s biggest fear before starting Boy meets world Watch the podcast again Pod meets world. The actress who played Topanga on the hit series shared People Earlier this month, she and her co-stars became co-hosts Driver strong And Will Friedle had some reservations about the audio project, stating:
“We don’t want our review or our reviews or our experiences to change your opinion of the show in any way. They are just our honest opinions, and we can’t do it if we aren’t honest.”
So when she started the project – knowing she would be revealing everything – she really thought she might tarnish the franchise! She admitted:
“We were afraid we would ruin the show.”
Oof! That must have been nerve-wracking!
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But in the end, it was a hugely successful podcast – and everyone seems eager to slurp up the spilled tea! As for the actress, she was left with “an overarching feeling about the whole experience” before rewatching the episodes. Now she’s able to “see the show and its values or its core points or how good it was,” she elaborated:
“When I look at it now I think, ‘Man, that’s a really good show’ and what an amazing experience we had.”
Great! And what a great thing it is to experience this together with her fans.
Rider felt the same way, adding that they all “wanted it.” [the podcast] “to be a more personal journey for us” and “to just be honest.” They definitely were – broadly speaking And bad things that came from the series.
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