“For us, we like stories that are surprising but then they weirdly make some kind of sense and for us, each of these people was a little bit broken.
“So, she needed to take care of something or someone and he had sort of lost his family and Ruth and so we wanted it to feel really organic.”
The writer added: “But once we had the idea in the room, it was like, people kept asking, ‘Are we really doing it? We’re really doing it.’ It just went and we just rolled.”
Season four is likely to see things coming to a head now between the Langmores and the Byrdes.
Ozark seasons 1 to 3 are streaming on Netflix now