anghara (anghara) wrote,
anghara
anghara

I am a writer and I must scream...

From an interview on the Sci Fi Wire site ... re sequel to the Merlin miniseries:

'Wu admitted that he faced other challenges making the sequel. "The first one was so good, with such top-notch actors, an A-list cast, and with all the visual effects and special effects," he said. "Hallmark wanted to make the sequel, but with way less budget and less effects and less stars, and so I planned it out. So since we have fewer stars and less budget, we really focused and concentrated on the storytelling, which is between the apprentice and Merlin.'


Aw, diddums. We have no budget for fudging our inadequacies by blinding the audience with the brightness of celeebrity actors or the flimflam of special effects, so we have to, you know, actually do some WORK and focus on the STORYTELLING.

{growl growl growl growl growl]
Subscribe

  • Oh, and another thing -

    The new Triads collection is out now - #6 in the series - the Science Fiction Edition. Check it out if you have a Kindle or else look for it on…

  • Here's something to put in your calendars -

    - I did a REALLY COMPREHENSIVE interview (and I mean that, there's almost 7000 words total here!) which is going to run as a five-parter across a…

  • New review - and a bonus guest blog post...

    A new and lovely and thoughtful review of "Midnight at Spanish Gardens", here - and as a bonus there's a guest blog post which I contributed…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 2 comments