As longtime fans of the show, the duo was ecstatic to get the call about their roles, and Cierra even has trouble breaking away from her character!
“Toward the end of the day, I’m rubbing [the baby bump] like it’s real,” she said with a laugh to PopSugar. “It’s fun! It’s really fun! I’m resting things on it … ”
The pair also teased the ups and downs of their relationship, including the tension and drama of Kathy being pregnant with a baby that isn’t Ethan’s. However, they like that their storyline is unique, showing another side of teen pregnancy.
“My character, Kathy, plans to give her baby up for adoption,” Cierra pointed out. “Nobody on the show has planned to do that.”
Check out the video below to watch Cierra and Michael talk about the storylines that shocked them on the show, relating to their young fans, and more!