John Fawcett and Graeme Manson are the co-creators of the popular BBC America/Space television series, Orphan Black, starring Tatiana Maslany as at least 11 characters.
Graeme co-wrote the Canadian cult film classic, Cube (1997), while also having an extensive resume as a television writer that has lead to showrunning Orphan Black. John, a veteran television director and the filmmaker behind Ginger Snaps (2000), is the series’ lead director.
We sat down with the duo adjacent to the Orphan Black writers room to discuss the growth of the series, plans for the third season and how they developed the show’s look.
This interview was first published in August of 2014.