How to Make a TV Show? | Screening of „Extras” & „Episodes”
FRI 20 / 05 / 2016
13:45 – 14:45
The Promised Land room | 1st floor
“EXTRAS” | Season 1 Episode 1 (BBC, HBO)
An HBO and BBC co-production helmed by Ricky Gervais, who wrote the script and also plays the main character. The show follows unemployed actor Andy Millman as he tirelessly hunts for parts to play only to eventually lose them to more popular and acclaimed actors. Will ambitious but frustrated Andy manage to snatch his dream role, or is he doomed to forever be an extra?
“EPISODES” | Season 1 Episode 1 (Showtime)
Beverly and Sean Lincoln are a couple of British screenwriters who decide to move to the US and work on the American remake of their popular British series. The male lead is to be played by the somewhat forgotten Matt Le Blanc, former star of “Friends”. How will the subdued British writers mesh with the crazy Hollywood star trying to reclaim his former glory?