” There used to be grandparents who would say that if you were misbehaving the Peaky Blinders would get you, they were the bogeymen. “


” Well directing TV is very time-consuming, so if you are going to direct TV, a season will take a year out of your life. “


” With TV, your structure is determined by the series not the episode. You can have incident without consequence to the character, but keep your eye on the ticking clock of the series. “


” I think the best actors do both. I think they fulfill what you want them to do, in terms of the vision for the whole piece. And then they always bring something that does surprise you and shock you. “


” You can make somebody bad for a long time, and people love it when they then do one good thing and it’s almost like a triumph. Actors seem to enjoy it more. “


” I think it’s a bit like saying a painter does a painting everyone loves and it’s 40% blue paint, so from now on you have to paint paintings that are 40% blue. That’s the film industry at its most blunt, which is why it’s constantly bats and spiders and superheroes. “


” With any period piece I think the thing to do is forget that it’s not contemporary when you’re writing and to have the characters feel as much as possible like characters that you would know. “


” I find in Britain people are both more arty and more willing to rip you off. “


” I think an under-recognized fact is that TV has changed because the screens have, we now have these massive screen in our homes… so it’s worth making your show look good. “



All 9 Steven Knight Quotes about You in picture


There used to be grandparents who would say that if you were misbehaving the Peaky Blinders would get you, they were the bogeymen.
Well directing TV is very time-consuming, so if you are going to direct TV, a season will take a year out of your life.
With TV, your structure is determined by the series not the episode. You can have incident without consequence to the character, but keep your eye on the ticking clock of the series.
I think the best actors do both. I think they fulfill what you want them to do, in terms of the vision for the whole piece. And then they always bring something that does surprise you and shock you.
You can make somebody bad for a long time, and people love it when they then do one good thing and it
I think it
With any period piece I think the thing to do is forget that it
I find in Britain people are both more arty and more willing to rip you off.
I think an under-recognized fact is that TV has changed because the screens have, we now have these massive screen in our homes... so it

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