Erin Lindsay was a fan-favorite character and one of the original characters Chicago PD. Fans praised Sophia Bush’s acting and delivery of the character and hoped that she would stick around longer. It came as a surprise when the show announced that Bush was leaving Chicago PD The way his contract was terminated.
Bush was replaced by Tracy Spiridakos, who fans didn’t like at first but warmed to. With Season 8 coming to an end, fans think Spiridakos was the main star of the season and are starting to like her character more than Erin.
Fans Weren’t Too Crazy When Hailey Joined the Intelligence Unit
Bush was known by many one Tree Hill day, and his fame followed him Chicago PD.. she appeared Chicago PD From its first season to the fourth when she left the show due to some offscreen drama. Bush revealed that filming the police show took a toll on his health, saying, “My body was, like, collapsing, because I was really sad.”
Bush noted that filming in the cold weather was not as glamorous as it was portrayed and admitted that he experienced harassment on the show. The actor has been signed for seven seasons, and prepared for the worst when it came to the prospect of an exit.
He gave an ultimatum to the producers; They either had to let him go quietly, or he threatened to write an op-ed telling people why he left the show. Eventually, the showrunners allowed her to leave before her contract expired, leaving the writers a backdoor to her return, if Bush ever wanted to.
The writers wrote of her character saying that she had a job with the FBI in New York. The angle also made it possible for Bush to return in a guest capacity, instead of writing it off entirely. Bush was replaced by Spiridakos, who played the stubborn Hailey Upton.
Fans especially had a hard time getting Hailey into the fold because of the controversial arc the writers took of her romance with Erin’s man Jay Halstead. Others felt that introducing an authoritarian personality like Hailey was a wrong move on the part of the audience, noting that Erin was soft and sweet.
Fans now like Hailey more than Erin
Although it took a while for fans to warm up to Hailey, now they just can’t get enough of her. Hailey joined the show in season 4 Chicago PD. Her character was tasked with working with the Intelligence Unit on a joint operation. Rather than take over, Haley showed excellent teamwork skills, thus impressing Hank Voight, who asked him to join the elite Intelligence Unit.
Since she first appeared, Hailey has experienced some serious character development that has helped convince fans that she’s a savior. In Season 7, fans learned that Hailey had a particularly dark side, which she dealt with in Season 8, and fans absolutely loved her for it.
some fans reddit He said that he likes Haley as much as no more than Erin, with one user saying, “I like her but if I’m being honest, I like Hailey more.” Another user said, ‘Of course miss Erin. But his departure meant Hailey came on the show.
Season 9 Returning Cast. Is Erin one of them?
Season 9 Chicago PD. Returning is expected on September 22, 2021, and fans are having high hopes about the characters they want to see return. It is likely that core members of the Intelligence Unit such as Voight, Adam Ruzek, Trudy Platt, Jay Halstead, Kevin Atwater, Kim Burgess and Hailey will return.
Fans will see Liseth Chavez reprising her role as Vanessa Rojas. However, there’s still no news on whether Bush will return as Erin, but we’ll have to wait until the weather is revealed.
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