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Being Human 

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Three twenty-somethings share a house and try to live a normal life despite being a ghost, a werewolf, and a vampire.
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Series cast summary:
Sam Witwer ...  Aidan Waite 52 episodes, 2011-2014
Meaghan Rath ...  Sally Malik 52 episodes, 2011-2014
Sam Huntington ...  Josh Levison 52 episodes, 2011-2014
Kristen Hager ...  Nora Sergeant / ... 39 episodes, 2011-2014
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Aiden (a vampire) and Josh (a werewolf), move into a new house together to try and live normal lives. They didn't however know that they would end up with a third supernatural roommate as well. That's when they meet Sally the ghost. The three supernatural creatures go through various adventures together constantly protecting one another like family.

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Being human is harder than it looks.

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Drama | Fantasy | Horror

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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English

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17 January 2011 (USA) See more »

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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16:9 HD
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Meaghan Rath, who plays Sally Malik, is the real life sister of her character's brother, Robbie Malik, played by Jesse Rath. See more »

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The interior of the house doesn't match the exterior, an example being an outside door where the house shares a common wall with the house next door. Also, the living room is approximately fifteen feet wider than the available space. See more »

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The first 2 episodes are a remake of the UK PILOT
31 January 2011 | by imdb-19343See all my reviews

Seems like a number of people commenting about the UK version (negatively mostly) don't know that it started with a pilot that was much different than the rest of the series. A bigger difference than comparing the US to UK version in fact.

The first two episodes of the US version combined are a remake, with a number of changes, of the UK pilot. However, incorporating a lot of the character traits/backgrounds of the rest of the UK series. Anyone having started to watch the UK series with episode 1 missed a very important introduction to the characters. Find the UK pilot and watch it if you haven't. It will add a lot of background for the rest of the UK series as well as provide a better basis for comparison to the US version thus far.

Both series are good. The US version has been a pleasant surprise, I didn't think it would be half as good as the UK version.

I'm more vested in the UK version at the moment, which just started its third season. It will be interesting to see where the US version goes and to find out how many episodes they plan to film per year/season. In the UK it's only 6, which feels rather short.


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