There is not any doubt that Elle Fanning and Nicholas Hoult‘s characters in The Nice might’ve benefited from some face time with a therapist.

And whereas Tony McNamara‘s Hulu sequence is just sometimes true, the author apparently discovered it extra attention-grabbing to let Catherine and Peter stew of their issues, similar to the real-life royals needed to again within the day.

So, the celebrities of The Nice sat down with CelebHomes Information for a “remedy session,” as Elle referred to as it, and unpacked what’s actually occurring insider their characters’ heads.

Beginning with Catherine, Elle revealed that the expectant mother is not all that enthralled by her son Paul‘s impending arrival. The actress likened her unborn youngster to a “ticking time bomb” that threatens her new place as Empress of Russia. 

“She’s form of viewing it as this political play and never prefer it’s gonna be her future child. She’s not very maternal,” Elle defined. “She’s form of utilizing that energy as like, ‘Alright, I’ve this many months earlier than the infant’s born to alter this a lot of the nation as a result of after he is out, [Peter] may not even care about me and attempt to kill me.'”