'Orphan Black': Jordan Gavaris talks Felix's evolution

Jordan Gavaris as Felix in

Jordan Gavaris as Felix in "Orphan Black."

Bill Harris, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 11:46 PM ET

Someone barked at Felix to “stay out of this” in the most recent episode of Orphan Black.

But that's just the problem, right? Felix, played by Jordan Gavaris, can't stay out of it. The clones, all of whom are played by Tatiana Maslany, keep pulling Felix back into it for one reason or another.

Seriously, what would Sarah or Alison do without Felix? With only three episodes remaining in the second season of Orphan Black, which airs Saturdays on Space, poor Felix sure does carry a lot of the weight for these always-in-peril clones, both figuratively and, in last weekend's episode, literally.

But we have to believe there's a depth to Felix, or it all falls apart. We have to sense that Felix truly cares about Sarah and Alison, and that they truly care about him, even in their clone-centric fog.

“That's something I don't take lightly, it's a responsibility I don't take lightly,” Gavaris said.

“What drew me to the character initially was he was LGBT and he wa


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