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Cassie Howard, the character on the HBO teen drama Euphoria played by Sydney Sweeney, has partaken in quite a few sexual escapades in the series’ first two seasons. The show as a whole features sex, drugs and lots of penises in a way that have freaked parents out, but on personal level, as well, Sweeney has spoken openly about how doing nude scenes on Euphoria has had an effect on her career. It turns out it’s not just her career that’s been affected, as the actress recently spoke about another obstacle she’s faced when it comes to nude scenes, and one thing she hopes will change.
The actress, who is up for two Primetime Emmy Awards this year for her roles in Euphoria and The White Lotus, spoke to THR about her career and how she is perceived, particularly in regards to the behavior of her character on Sam Levinson’s HBO drama. Sydney Sweeney said while she thrives on the heavy plots Cassie saw in Euphoria Season 2, she wishes people made more of a differentiation between who she is and the character she’s playing. She said: