The Boys star Karen Fukuhara has addressed showrunner Eric Kripke's biggest regret about her character.
Last month, speaking exclusively to Digital Spy, Kripke explained how he wanted to give Kimiko (Fukuhara) more of a voice for the second season, having felt that they'd fallen into the stereotype of "a quiet Asian woman" in the first.
However, Fukuhara still feels that her character had a significant part to play in the first season, even if she is delighted to have a bigger involvement this time around.
Asked how she feels about Kripke's comments, the actress told us: "Even in season one I felt like Kimiko's storyline really propelled the boys' actions. And knowing her back story through Mesmer really fuelled the boys and what they were gonna do.
"So I didn't really feel as though Kimiko was forgotten storyline-wise but it was obviously a delight to see that she had even more of a bigger role in season two and I just love how it's so different from the comics.
She continued: "I mean she is this silent killer, she's pretty badass in the comics but nobody really knows why she does what she does and there's no reasoning behind why she's so violent.
"So I really love that he [Eric Kripke] delved into her insane past... and her family members coming in and then her growing relationship with Frenchie - she's definitely not forgotten. And I'm really appreciative that Eric and the writing team put so much thought into building Kimiko this season. I'm really grateful."
The Boys is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.
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