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5 Questions for Thom Weaver

By Mark A. Newman

  1. Thrill Me is a simple tale of seduction and murder. What was your inspiration for the show's stark lighting design?

    Michael [Rupert, the director] and I spoke a lot about a cold, industrial environment, one with a great deal of flexibility of location and time. I looked a lot at noir films from the 40s and 50s, as well as some from Hitchcock and Hawks. I wanted to evoke dark romanticism in the show so there's a lot of dark/light contrast, a lot of murkiness.

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