Eden Perkins is right here to let the viewers know: Ed’s hair in Cowboy Bebop is as wild because it appears.
The actor, who performs Ed within the tail finish of Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop adaptation and makes use of they/them pronouns, did their first interview about their time on the present (little because it was) for Netflix’s Nonetheless Watching channel on Youtube. The very, very last-minute introduction of Ed, the fourth member of the Bebop crew, was intentional on the a part of showrunner André Nemec, however meant Perkins didn’t do the standard promotional tour as their co-stars.
And whereas their co-star Mustafa Shakir wasn’t happy about all his time within the costume, Perkins couldn’t get sufficient.
“[The costume] may be very free and movable I suppose which fits Ed very a lot,” Perkins instructed Nonetheless Watching. “And the wig! The wig is so cool; it’s so spiky and I desperately need to contact it, however I don’t, as a result of in any other case it will mess it up.”
Perkins is, predictably, fairly jazzed about taking part in the function of Ed in a attainable season 2 of Cowboy Bebop. Gushing about all the things from their favourite Ed second from the unique anime (“Ganymede Elegy”, the place Ed bites a bounty for being imply to Ein) to the transient foray in to the live-action world of Bebop alongside the good John Cho.
“She is simply so extremely energetic, and he or she simply brings power wherever she goes,” Perkins stated of Ed. “Although there’s just one scene, she packs a punch of persona.”
Whereas Netflix hasn’t but greenlit the present for a second season, Nemec instructed Polygon that Ed’s presence would issue closely into bringing the Bebop crew again collectively after the occasions of the finale. Within the meantime, you possibly can watch Netflix’s entire after present on their Youtube channel.