It’s funny how many twists and turns Fantasy Heights has taken behind the scenes. A lot of stuff got pitched and brainstormed and sometimes even story-boarded, but then tossed out for whatever reason.
At one time, the climax of season 1 was going to be Amanda finding out she was a DriveRate operative with created memories. Darren was her ‘programmer’. He incorporated Shelley and the wedding into Amanda’s treatment to keep her vulnerable to him.