Actor Penn Badgley revealed on Friday that he asked for “zero” sex scenes in Season 4 of Netflix’s You, out of respect for his marriage. “Fidelity in every relationship, and especially in a marriage, is important to me,” he said.
Badgley, who married singer Domino Kirke in 2017, admitted during Friday’s episode of his podcast Podcrushed, that he had planned to cut back on the on-screen intimacy for his characters before he signed onto You in 2018.
“I asked Sera Gamble, the creator of the show, can I just do no more intimacy scenes?” the actor, who plays Joe Goldberg in You, said.
“This is actually a decision before I took the show,” Badgley added. “One of the reasons that I’ve — I don’t think I’ve ever mentioned it publicly — but one of the main things is, like, do I want to put myself back on a career path where I’m just always the…