Great news for fans of the original Being Human! It has been confirmed that the award winning and critically-acclaimed drama series will return for a fourth season next year!
Following the drama-packed season three finale season four will see the aftermath as the housemates return to their home in Barry Island. The new season will also introduce some new faces following the success of recent guest artists Lacey Turner, Robson Green and Michael Socha.
According to the official Being Human website, “produced by Touchpaper Wales, part of Zodiak Media Group, the hit drama will fulfill the blood-thirsty appetites of its ongoing committed fan base, but also demonstrate BBC Three’s commitment to original UK drama for 16-34 year olds.”
All the folks responsible for the hit show spoke about how the feel about Being Human’s success and what fans can expect next season.
Harry Lansdown, Acting Controller, BBC Three says that, “Being Human’s brilliant mixture of fantasy and everyday life continues to provide, must-see, ground breaking drama for BBC Three, and I’m delighted to announce a fourth series for 2012”
Toby Whithouse, Creator and Executive Producer added, “We were overwhelmed by the response to series three, and so we’re absolutely thrilled that the BBC have given us this opportunity to continue our show into a fourth year. We’ve got another intense and epic story lined up for you, with some new faces and old, and even more horror and mayhem and mugs of tea. I can’t wait to get started.”
Rob Pursey, Executive Producer, Touchpaper Television also spoke about the upcoming season, saying that, “Being Human feels like it’s taken on a life of its own now, and we are delighted. I’ve never known a drama develop such a strong relationship with its audience. We’re very excited to be making a fourth series.”
It looks like everyone is pretty excited about the next season, what about you?