Aaron Paul Is Surprised by How Fans Connected His ‘Westworld’ Character to Jesse Pinkman

by Jeremy Spirogis
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We’re studying extra about Aaron Paul’s character, Caleb in Westworld. He is struggling and Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) decides that she desires to assist him. There can also be a line that offers Caleb a shocking connection to Jesse Pinkman. Find out what Paul has to say about it and extra. [Spoiler alert: Spoilers for the episode “The Absence of Field.”

Aaron Paul beforehand teased human are additionally caught in loops

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Paul teased a little bit little bit of his character’s story in an interview with TV Insider. He mentioned people are additionally having a tough time on this world.

“It’s how a lot of people live their lives,” Paul mentioned. “They wake up, go to work and do their job in order to survive. Caleb is always trying to break out of this routine. But he just can’t — and there may be a very specific reason for that. The hosts will slowly realize how humans are also stuck in these endless loops.”

Caleb goes to spend so much of time with Dolores and she is going to notice this. “She sees that exterior of the partitions of Westworld, it’s not too totally different from inside,” mentioned Paul.

Dolores tells Caleb his destiny on ‘Westworld’

The episode, “The Absence of Field” confirmed Dolores speaking to Caleb about his destiny. She takes him to a pier and says he’ll kill himself in 10 to 12 years based on a predictive algorithm.

“Before the system, men like you might’ve had a chance work hard, keep striving,” she instructed him. “You’ll never be more than a construction worker or a petty criminal because that’s all they’ll let you be. They won’t invest in someone who’s gonna kill himself. But by not investing, they ensure the outcome.”

Dolores then instructed him, “They put you in a cage, Caleb. Decided what your life would be. They did the same thing to me.” She then offers him the choices of her giving him cash to run or begin a revolution along with her by slicing the twine to the system.

He reacted to his new character’s connection to Jesse Pinkman

There are already a couple of similarities between Caleb and Jesse Pinkman of Breaking Bad. Both characters ultimately are on the run from authorities. But additionally the road Dolores says about Caleb being saved in a cage actually occurred to Jesse.

Fans identified this connection and Leanne Aguilera of Entertainment Tonight talked to the actor about it. “You know, I never really ever thought about that, but yeah,” he mentioned. “It’s simply so loopy what a science fiction present Westworld is, however it feels prefer it’s actually based mostly on type of a distant actuality — which is terrifying.”

Paul talked about making the transfer from revisiting Breaking Bad to the HBO present. “I used to be so blessed with Breaking Bad. I assumed that was actually capturing lightning in a bottle,” he mentioned. “And I actually really feel like I’m leaping into yet one more magical present corresponding to [Westworld], and it’s actually such a blessing.”

Fans must hold watching to see if there might be any extra similarities. For now, it appears to be like like Dolores is taking him underneath her wing.

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