Once Upon a Time Season 5: New actresses to play Regina / Zelena

Warning! This article contains spoilers.

While the second part of Once Upon a Time season 5 will return in less than two months, producers are looking for two young actresses to play Zelena and Regina during childhood.

We know that Regina will be the main character in this second part of season. In episode 19, we will see for the first time as a child. Except obviously, Lana Parrilla will not endorse this role. Therefore, Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis seek two young actresses to play the stepsisters in scenes of flashbacks.

The opportunity to discover more about the past of these two mysterious women. Zelena and Regina did not grow up together. Cora had abandoned the older at birth. Zelena will be played by a girl aged between 11 and 13 years. The girl was poor and hated by her father because of her magical gifts. An important sequence where she met Rumple and became the sulphurous Witch of the West. To interpret Regina, producers will use a Latin actress between 9 and 11 years.

Lana Parrilla recently confided in an interview with Entertainment Weekly about the fate of her character. "Regina wants to confront those souls and those people she injured, killed them. She always wants to make amends with the people and do the right things. She really embraces the heroine who sleeps in it. "Indicates the actress.

Once Upon a Time season 5: episode 12 entitled Souls of the Departed will air on ABC on March 6, 2016.