January 16, 2022 1:21PM EST
Javon ‘Wanna’ Walton plays 1 of the astir beloved characters connected ‘Euphoria.’ The 15-year-old spoke EXCLUSIVELY with HL astir what’s adjacent for Ashtray, his brotherly enslaved with Angus Cloud, and more.
Javon “Wanna” Walton is lone 15 years old, and he’s effortlessly juggling rising acting and boxing careers. He is presently starring arsenic Ashtray successful the deed HBO bid Euphoria, and the archetypal occurrence of play 2 revealed however Ashtray became portion of Fezco’s family. One day, babe Ashtray ended up successful Fezco’s flat aft being abandoned by his mother. HollywoodLife got EXCLUSIVE scoop from Javon astir the remainder of play 2.
“There’s a batch much of Fez and Ashtray this season,” Javon told HollywoodLife. “Ashtray has grown up successful a convulsive world, and we spot what that has truly done to him this season. So beryllium prepared for immoderate brainsick and aggravated moments.”
Euphoria’s 2nd play got disconnected to a shocking commencement erstwhile Fezco brutally bushed Nate astatine the extremity of the premiere. Javon, who is simply a boxer, admitted that helium gave his co-star Angus Cloud “a small spot of boxing tips connected that one. I was similar showing him however to propulsion similar due punches and worldly similar that. But that country was amazing. He did a large occupation connected that. It conscionable felt truthful natural. It was ace crazy. It was conscionable unexpected successful that moment, you know? You wouldn’t expect him to conscionable propulsion a vessel connected Nate’s head.”
Most of Javon’s scenes person been with Angus. The histrion noted that Angus is similar his “on-set brother,” and they person a “pretty adjacent relationship. Javon added, “In Euphoria, they [Ashtray and Fezco] would dice for each other. They’re that close, and I consciousness similar we bash a bully occupation of showing that.”
There person been a fig of instrumentality theories astir Ashtray’s biologic mother, including that helium is Nate’s mysterious younger brother. Javon told HollywoodLife that Ashtray doesn’t deliberation astir his biologic family. “Fezco’s each that Astray’s truly got and their narration is truthful close. That’s each helium truly needs. Ashtray has ne'er been truly taught what emotion is successful similar that household narration that radical need, similar a ma and a dada and worldly similar that. I deliberation each helium truly needs is Fezco,” Javon said.
In summation to Euphoria, Javon besides voiced the relation of Pugsley successful The Addams Family 2, which volition beryllium disposable connected Blu-Ray and DVD connected January 18. The relation marked his archetypal animated feature. “It was amusive to beryllium capable to bash thing truthful antithetic due to the fact that playing a cause trader and past conscionable playing beauteous overmuch a small lad was a large difference,” Javon admitted. “Voiceover enactment is precise different. It was fun. It was a batch of amusive to play. I had a batch of amusive with the character, and it lone took a mates of sessions. It wasn’t similar an overload oregon thing similar that. I similar Pugsley excessively due to the fact that helium gets to stroke up stuff.”
In the years to come, Javon ever wants to prosecute some acting and boxing. “Boxing is my archetypal love, and I conscionable won Silver Gloves Regional, truthful I’m heading to nationals successful Kansas City adjacent month,” Javon told HollywoodLife. “With boxing and acting, I privation to beryllium capable to equilibrium them some easily. When I’m not doing one, I’m doing the other. I consciousness similar that truly helps maine beryllium capable to get a interruption from that 1 due to the fact that past by the clip I’m acceptable to spell to the adjacent happening I consciousness refreshed and acceptable for that. I would emotion to beryllium a superhero oregon something. That’d beryllium beauteous cool.”