Wednesday evening’s episode of “Survivor 42” has brought on a flurry of curiosity amongst followers concerning the potential love story between Zach Wurtenberger and Maryanne Oketch, who publicly declared that she had a crush on the 21-year-old pupil after it was revealed he was voted out within the earlier Tribal Council.
Although Zach and Maryanne have each responded in jest to Maryanne’s reveal within the episode, little is thought in regards to the actuality behind their relationship, if there’s one. However, fortunate for followers who’re intrigued on the potential for younger love, 47-year-old stay-at-home mother Marya Sherron, who was eradicated on Wednesday evening’s episode, not too long ago revealed how Zach reacted to discovering out about Maryanne’s crush.
Here’s what it is advisable to know:
Zach Started Rooting for Maryanne After Finding Out About the Crush
In her exit interview with EW, Marya revealed that, after she was voted out and arrived at Ponderosa, she met up with Zach and finally spilled the beans about Maryanne’s crush. “I used to be like, ‘She needs to marry you, you are each kinda white boy she ever needed’,” Marya mentioned.
Apparently, Zach responded enthusiastically to this revelation. “Oh, he beloved it,” Marya mentioned, including that Zach then had a brand new particular person to root for from that time on. “He was like, ‘This is nice for me. I’m residing within the recreation, despite the fact that I’m out of the sport, by way of Maryanne … I would like her to go so far as potential, as a result of so long as she’s within the recreation, I’m within the recreation’.”
“It’s cute,” Marya mentioned. “Zach is wonderful.”
In the episode, Maryanne talked about how being 23 and having had a “100% rejection price” can take a toll on one’s confidence. “Maybe there’s one thing mistaken with [me] as a result of nobody romantically likes [me], you realize?” she mentioned at that evening’s Tribal Council. However, host Jeff Probst inspired her that simply because she hasn’t had luck but doesn’t suggest she by no means will, simply that she hasn’t discovered the suitable particular person but. “Keep hope alive,” he instructed her.
Marya Didn’t Know About Maryanne’s Crush
In her Rob Has a Podcast exit interview, Marya additionally mentioned that, though Maryanne mentioned within the episode that she instructed her entire tribe, Marya herself didn’t know in regards to the crush till she revealed it on the problem. “We didn’t know until she instructed individuals individually what she mentioned,” Marya mentioned.”So, I do not know if she instructed different individuals, [but] that was my first time listening to it.”
Since the episode, each Maryanne and Zach have joked in regards to the revelation on social media, possible even coordinating their posts (and identify changeson their Twitter profiles) beforehand. In addition, since then, they’ve each re-tweeted/re-posted a tweet by My170evaluating Maryanne and Zach to Sierra and Cody, respectively, of the “Total Drama” franchise – a Canadian animated sequence which is essentially a parody of “Survivor.” In season 3 of the show, Sierra, who was launched that season, develops an unrequited crush on Cody. In her tweet, Maryanne, who’s Canadian, wrote, “As a TDI fan I’m mad that I’m not an OG cast member 😭.”
If Maryanne is eradicated pre-jury, then she and Zach would have met up at Ponderosa; if she makes it farther, then the 2 wouldn’t have met till after filming wrapped. We should wait and see how Maryanne locations to see what the state of their relationship is. In any case, we now know that Zach has a brand new favourite.
“Survivor 42” airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. Eastern on CBS.