This week’s episode of The Orville focused heavily on the character of
This week, fans learned that
Locar and forbidden love on The Orville
While the reason for their breakup was unknown, it was clear that Bortus was uncomfortable about being around his ex, while
However, things took a turn when
This is an interesting storytelling technique for The Orville. Unlike real-world society where there is still intolerance by many towards LGBTQ lifestyles, the fact that the Moclans share this anger and intolerance — but in their case for those who are attracted to the opposite sex — is fascinating.
Talla reciprocated the attraction and she took
This was a huge moment — Locar dying because of who he was. It also angered Talla, who went after Bortus about it and also laid into the Moclan captain and crew about how they treated the engineer.
Of course, there was a twist.
It was all for naught, as
Who played Locar on The Orville?
Kevin Daniels portrayed Locar on The Orville. While he has been acting for over 20 years now, Daniels is a
His most popular work likely came on the 2014 comedy series Sirens. On the series about Chicago EMT paramedics, Daniels was one of the leads, Hank St. Clare, an openly gay paramedic on the team.
He more recently took on the role of Coach Briggs on the Netflix series Atypical.