Promoting Sundown’s Jason Oppenheim has spoken candidly concerning the affect of seeing his relationship with co-star Chrishell Stause play out onscreen, as he reveals that he’s “nonetheless therapeutic” from their breakup.
The present’s fifth season, which landed on Netflix on Friday 22 April, charts the early days of the couple’s romance after they started relationship final summer season.
They introduced their break up lower than six months later in December 2021, with Stause sharing that they broke up as a result of their views on having kids weren’t “aligned”.
In a brand new interview with Web page Six, Oppenheim mentioned that watching the brand new season was “much more tough” than he anticipated.
“It was powerful. I don’t assume anybody ought to have to do this,” he mentioned, including that he’s nonetheless “processing” the breakup.
“I’m nonetheless therapeutic. It’s been a number of months, and I’d hoped that possibly I’d have processed it higher by now but it surely’s clearly going to be an extended course of than I had anticipated.”
The brand new season follows the couple as they journey to Europe with their co-stars and categorical their emotions for each other.
It additionally reveals that they’d mentioned creating embryos collectively within the hope of sooner or later beginning a household.
Chatting with Web page Six, Oppenheim mentioned rewatching the couple’s comfortable moments was a “setback” in therapeutic from the connection.
“It’s not straightforward for me to speak about but,” he mentioned. “I believe we’re each simply working by means of this. It’s harder while you rewatch it.”
“I haven’t gotten again to homeostasis with my private life, and I don’t understand how lengthy it’s going to take.”
In a publish to her Instagram in December final 12 months, Stause mentioned that whereas her and Oppenheim’s concepts for household have been “not aligned”, they shared a mutual love and respect for each other.
“Males have the luxurious of time that ladies don’t and that’s simply the best way it goes,” she added.
Earlier this 12 months the actual property agent revealed that she is “open” to having kids alone and exploring fertility routes that don’t contain a romantic companion.
“I’d love for that [to meet someone] to occur, but when it doesn’t, I really feel like I can do it by myself,” she instructed Individuals in February.
“That’s one thing that appears scary, but it surely additionally appears just a little releasing, figuring out that I’m not tied all the way down to this concept that I solely have this finite period of time to determine it out.”