Erin Krakow Urges ‘When Calls the Heart’ Fans to ‘Play Nice’ As Hearties Debate Which Man Elizabeth Should Choose

by Jeremy Spirogis
Elizabeth as a bridesmaid

The Nathan vs. Lucas debate has been raging amongst Hearties for months. Even although the When Calls the Heart season finale aired in late April, followers are nonetheless going at it on-line, arguing about which man is true for Elizabeth. And these debates have generally gotten fairly heated. Now, Erin Krakow, who performs Elizabeth, is urging the present’s followers to embrace civility as they proceed to specific their help for one character or the opposite. 

What occurred on the ‘When Calls the Heart’ finale 

Elizabeth as a bridesmaid
Erin Krakow in When Calls the Heart | ©2020 Crown Media United States LLC/Photographer: Ricardo Hubbs

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Season 7 of When Calls the Heart was all in regards to the love triangle between the widowed schoolteacher Elizabeth Thornton, the stoic mountie Nathan Grant (Kevin McGarry), and the dashing saloon proprietor Lucas Bouchard (Chris McNally). In the season finale, Lucas deliberate a particular dinner celebration within the library to mark Elizabeth’s e book deal, whereas Nathan lastly acquired up the braveness to ask her out on a date. The episode ended with Elizabeth fearing that Nathan could have been killed. When she realized he was nonetheless alive, she rushed into his arms as Lucas seemed on. 

For some viewers, that hug was proof that Elizabeth has chosen Nathan over Lucas. But others assume she’s meant to be with the saloon proprietor, not one other mountie. Since then, members of Team Nathan and Team Lucas have been arguing for his or her most well-liked man on social media. 

Fans are fiercely divided over who Elizabeth ought to select 

Nathan and LucasNathan and Lucas
(L-R) Lucas and Nathan in When Calls the Heart | ©2020 Crown Media United States LLC/Photographer: Ricardo Hubbs

Unsurprisingly, Hearties are fiercely divided over who Elizabeth ought to select. That’s led to some heated exchanges on social media. 

“I am so tired of hearing that the Mountie is the only choice for Elizabeth,” commented one fan on one in every of Krakow’s Instagram posts. 

“There is something about Lucas I don’t trust. He is trying too hard,” wrote one other. 

Several have commented that they’ll cease watching the present if Elizabeth finally ends up with who they assume is the unsuitable man. 

Others simply need the present to return to the best way it was. After Krakow shared a picture of herself and McGarry on set, one fan commented that the 2 actors didn’t share a “connection” just like the one Elizabeth had together with her first husband Jack (Daniel Lissing). That prompted one other individual to answer “it’s time to move on” and settle for that Jack — who died on the finish of season 5 — wasn’t coming again. 

Erin Krakow says she’s on each Team Nathan and Team Lucas 

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On May 23, Krakow herself determined to weigh in on the Nathan-Lucas debate, although she made it clear she wasn’t choosing sides. 

“FYI I’m #TeamChris and #TeamKevin and #TeamLucas and #TeamNathan and #TeamPleasePlayNiceBecauseYourPassionOccassionallyLooksLikeCattiness,” she wrote. 

Krakow’s post appeared to resonate with followers who’re sick of the sniping. One individual wrote that they have been “#TeamHappinessforElizabeth.” Others stated followers wanted to belief the writers to make the proper selection for the story and the present. 

“They have good writers, and in the end, it will be what is best for Elizabeth!” one wrote. 

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