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Being Human 

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A werewolf, a vampire and a ghost try to live together and get along.

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Toby Whithouse
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Lenora Crichlow ...  Annie Sawyer 30 episodes, 2009-2012
Russell Tovey ...  George / ... 24 episodes, 2008-2012
Aidan Turner ...  Mitchell 23 episodes, 2009-2012
Sinead Keenan ...  Nina 19 episodes, 2009-2011
Michael Socha ...  Tom / ... 18 episodes, 2011-2013
Damien Molony ...  Hal 14 episodes, 2012-2013
Jason Watkins ...  Herrick 13 episodes, 2009-2011
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Storyline

A werewolf, a vampire and a ghost live in a flat in Bristol. Where's the punchline right? Wrong. It's so much more complex than that and once you sit down and give it a chance, you'll see it was a great decision. This is one of the best shows to grace the airways. Everyone needs to give this a go. You won't regret it. Written by zilla92

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Meet Mitchell, George and Annie. Flatmates by day - undead by night. See more »


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

BBC [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 February 2008 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,269,821
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Touchpaper Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Annie (Lenora Crichlow) appears in the clothes she was wearing when she died which change subtly depending on her state of mind. See more »

Goofs

Annie's headstone changes from season 1-2. The first time she views it, it reads "beloved fiancée.." In season 2 when her mother is viewing it, it simply states her name. Unless of course her family had it changed when Owen confessed to killing her, but they never mention it. See more »

Connections

Spin-off Becoming Human (2011) See more »

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User Reviews

 
"The Odd Couple" becomes the "Odd Triple" but in Bristol, England..
15 January 2009 | by MrMuffinManSee all my reviews

Excellent off-beat drama about a vampire, werewolf and ghost who share a flat in suburban Bristol. The script was intelligent, with thoughtful but compelling story lines that did not treat the audience like complete idiots, was perfectly paced and matched to the main characters. The entire cast was excellent, with quality supporting performances as to be expected from Adrian Lester, Natalie Armin & others. The audience response was so good, it has now been remade by the BBC as a full series. As a whole, this was a perfect short film that deserved a lot more recognition. Sadly only one of the original main actors makes it into the remake, but hopefully the BBC won't screw up by trying to overplay their hand. If the rest of the production crew and cast have been retained this could be another classic in the making.


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