Archives for July 2009

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #10: THE SERIES ENDS

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 10:00 AM, Thursday, 30 July 2009

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Time for the final director's commentary from Colin Teague, and it's perhaps the most mysterious of them all.  What is written on the wall?  Who is the mysterious interviewer?  And most importantly, will any of these questions be answered in series two?  I have a feeling they might...

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #9: OWEN'S BREAKDOWN

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 10:00 AM, Monday, 27 July 2009

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He thought he was in control...  He thought he could play it cool...  But in reality, Owen's luck was about to run out in spectacular fashion.  As he tried to confront the trio, little did he know he was in for a total breakdown thanks to some very choice words from our ghost with the most.  It's a classic scene from episode six and now, for the penultimate time, director Colin Teague picks up the mic and gives us his unique insight.

 

Stay tuned for the final director's commentary coming soon.

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #8: GEORGE AND THE CHAPLAIN

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 15:41 PM, Friday, 24 July 2009

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When it all kicked off with the vampires in episode five, George found himself confiding in an unlikely companion... the hospital Chaplain.  Together they kept the faith and defeated their enemy.  But how was the scene created?  Director Colin Teague gives us the insider's view.

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #7: ANNIE HAUNTS OWEN

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 12:50 PM, Wednesday, 22 July 2009

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As Being Human entered its final two episodes, it was time for the third and final director, Colin Teague, to take charge.  One of the key storylines for Colin was Annie's desire to scare the living daylights out of Owen.  How exactly did he create this crucial encounter?  The man himself explains all, in our latest director commentary.

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #6: BERNIE'S RETURN

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 15:34 PM, Tuesday, 21 July 2009

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It was one of the hardest choices Mitchell ever had to make... let Bernie die as a human, or bring him back eternally as a vampire?  In the latest in our series of director's commentaries, Alex Pillai talks us through the scene that had everyone biting their nails...

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #5: BERNIE'S PARTY

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 12:50 PM, Friday, 17 July 2009

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Cake, party rings, and an unseen ghost lamenting the loss of her mortal life before erupting in biscuit-based poltergeist activity... yep, sounds like a party!

 

Today director Alex Pillai talks us through the making of this iconic, sugar-fuelled scene.

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #4: MEETING GILBERT

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 17:04 PM, Wednesday, 15 July 2009

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Director Alex Pillai steps into the hot seat to give us his commentary on a key scene of episode three... meeting Gilbert.

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #3: OWEN'S VISIT

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 18:00 PM, Friday, 10 July 2009

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How do you direct a scene in which George says he's killed a pigeon 'with a shoe'?  Being Human director Toby Haynes explains all...

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #2: FIRST HOSPITAL SCENE

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 15:30 PM, Thursday, 9 July 2009

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Today Toby Haynes, the director of episodes 1 & 2 of BH, talks us through the first hospital scene.  It's also the first scene where we meet Seth... a character quite rightfully described as 'eggy'.  Eurgh.

 

 

DIRECTOR'S COMMENTARY #1: MEET THE TRIO

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 09:56 AM, Monday, 6 July 2009

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The Being Human directors are a lovely bunch.  

 

Not content with creating six jaw-dropping eps of BH, they've been in touch with us about giving you even more.  Here's their chance to tell you exactly how they made Being Human so great via some exclusive commentaries of their favourite scenes.

 

First up is Toby Haynes, who tells us the secrets behind one our favourite scenes of episode one - meeting the trio.

 

 

 

HERRICK'S MOST EVIL MOMENTS: THE RESULTS

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Garret Keogh, Online Editor | 19:10 PM, Friday, 3 July 2009

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When we asked for your thoughts on Herrick's most evil moments, you came back with some corkers, proving beyond all doubt that he is truly a very naughty fella indeed... to put it mildly.

 

So, after trawling through the comments, we've distilled the clips that you seem to love the most and created the definitive guide to Herrick's most evil moments.

 

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