As much humor and insanity is woven into the plot of On My Block 's first season, the Netflix series also never shies away from the darker, tragic aspects of life in the rough inner city. Now that season two is here, we finally have an answer to the fates of all the characters, though some are more painful than others. To put it bluntly, yes — Olivia is dead. Season two's first episode begins with a somber tracking shot through the neighborhood, focusing in on all the sidewalk memorials for young lives lost to violence in the area from the warring gangs, or otherwise.
What Happened to Olivia in On My Block?
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Olivia got shot on her birthday at her birthday party, while her deported parents tried to call her. And he ends up telling everyone afterwards. Keep reading. I love this show. It means so much to me because I can see myself, my friends, my family, and my culture in it, and this itself is ridiculously disrespectful.
How does season 2 address Olivia's death?
The Netflix coming-of-age series first debuted in March and has since been a mainstay on the streaming service's spring schedule. On My Block follows four best friends - Monse, Cesar , Ruby, and Jamal - facing the daily struggles of growing up in their inner-city Los Angeles neighborhood. Unfortunately, Cesar's gang involvement put his closest friends at risked and a rival gang member opened fire on the partygoers. Ruby and Olivia fell victim to gunshot wounds but only one was meant to survive. It was presumed that at least one of the characters would die from the event but viewers were forced to wait a year to find out the truth. We had a chance to chat with Eddie Gonzalez and Jeremy Haft, two of the show's co-creators, and they confirmed that it was always the plan to kill off Hawk's character at the end of season 1. The decision stemmed from their need to show the dangers these kids faced within their community. Gonzalez explained the thinking behind the tragic event:.
On My Block returns for season 2 and Olivia's fate has finally been revealed. Is Olivia dead in On My Block season 2? Amid the celebration, Olivia and Ruby confess their feelings for one another and kiss.