Hollywood superstar Margot Robbie will appear in the final episode of the film’s history.
The 32-year-old, who played Donna Freedman from 2008 to 2011 filmed the Zoom appearance after the show ended filming on June 10.
Fellow Aussies Delta Goodrem, Jesse Spencer, Holly Valance, Carla Bonner, Natalie Imbruglia and Kym Valentine, who started the show, will all return for the finale.
Hollywood superstar Margot Robbie, 32, (pictured) will appear in the Neighborhood finale after filming a special scene
A source told The Sun: ‘Everybody working on the soap was determined that Neighborhood was going to end up on a real high and when they contacted Margot she said ‘yes right away’.
‘There’s no way she wouldn’t be in the historic finale as she always speaks affectionately about her time making the film and how it helped launch her film career.
“Sadly, she couldn’t make it to Australia to film but did capture a special clip that will be shown in the grand finale.”
Fellow Aussies Delta Goodrem (left), Jesse Spencer, Holly Valance (right), Natalie Imbruglia and Kym Valentine, who have also started the show will return to the show for the finale
Instead, Margot sent 37 bottles of champagne to the set – one for each year the show was shown on television.
The show’s executive producer Jason Herbison announced that Robbie had sent a gift of expensive balloons.
The cast toasted after wrapping up filming on the show’s final production day.
It comes after Robbie gifted the cast and crew with expensive stacks of champagne as they wrapped up production on the show after 37 years.
Alan Fletcher, April Rose Pengilly and Emerald Chan were among the actors who thanked Robbie on Instagram for the thoughtful gift.
Robbie rose to fame in the Australian soap opera playing aspiring fashion designer Donna Freedman, before swapping Melbourne for Hollywood.
She previously credited the show and said it was ‘great training’ for her Hollywood career and admitted that she could never learn lines at the pace she used to in her days. soap.
The cast toasts after finishing filming on the last production day of the show
But she couldn’t believe how quickly she used her scripts during her time on the TV series.
She said: ‘I always say after washing off the soap, everything after that becomes easy.’
‘It’s a great training ground. I used to sit down and write 60 pages in my lap one morning and just flip through it, read it once. Understood. I don’t think I can do that now. ‘
Robbie said Neighborhood was ‘excellent training’ for her Hollywood career and admitted that she could never learn lines at the same rate she did in her early days. Pictured here in 2009 with co-star Jackie Woodburne
The Birds of Prey star is also grateful to have worked on the soap as that time has helped her ‘know’ more about the other parts when it comes to a movie or a TV series.
She said: ‘I think the biggest thing about working with soap and working with a multi-camera scenario is being very aware of every other part and working in a bigger machine.’
The finale will be broadcast in Australia and the UK on Friday.
Margot rose to fame on the Australian soap when she appeared as aspiring fashion designer Donna Freedman between 2008 and 2011. She is pictured here with Ian Smith, who plays Harold on the bar. room
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