Usnavi falls in love with Nina instantly the first time he sees her, a little baby in a bundle of blankets, so tiny and pink and precious, a brother falling hard for his sister. He thought he’d never love anyone this much. Twenty-five years later and Nina lets him hold her firstborn child and Usnavi feels it all over again.
“The idea of two characters in need coming together and trying to find some grace or some lightness in the various curses that surround them was obviously very interesting,” added the Penny Dreadful showrunner. “Plus Eva and Josh are just very good together. They play very well together; they spark very well together.” - John Logan