When This Is Us decided that the dance would be an integral part of Beth's past, "Powers of the Show", who would like to ensure that their stories were on point (e).
I received the text from [series co-producer] Kay Oyugun, who said: "Girl, can you really dance?" – recalls star Susan Kelechi Watson. "I said," Yes, "and she said," But, like really did you like that? "I looked like:" Yes, "she says, laughing." This is when I had a hint at, OK, maybe dancing will come. "For the movement and response of her family to him for many years, it is necessary for the actress to bring his life to formal dance training." You need to know that there is always smoke and mirrors, where you take the actor and make them look like they're dancing, "added director Anne Fletcher. Not so this week:" Susan actually made all his dances. "
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EVOLUTION BET | Freeman, who also has experience in ballet writing, says that writers really wanted to explore how Beth This audience knows – "She strong woman, huh funny, witty it "- Beth was not always existed. "As a child, she was a completely different person, a quieter man, that she came from this world, this world of pain, which was mostly white," the scribe said.
VIEW ALL DETAILS | You could notice that Rachel Hilson ( Rise ), who plays Beth teens, shared a very decisive characteristic with his adult counterpart. "I have a mole in my eyes, which is a very specific thing," Watson said, adding that during the filming, Hilson wore a special contact lens that made her look like one.
FIND YOUR CONSEQUENCE | The family is Beth Jamaica, because Watson: Both her parents were born there, and the actress is the Jamaican-American first generation. Carl Lumbley, who played with his father Beth Abe, is also an American in Jamaica.
WHAT IS THE NAME? | During the episode, we see that Beth decided to go for a short form of her name, Bethany, when she came to the college mixer, where she and Randall first intersect. Berger explained that when Beth Carole, Carol, decided that her daughter would no longer be engaged in art as a car, the character had undergone an internal change. "We were looking for physical ideas about it. Obviously, her hair is different. And she has a sweater of her father. We wanted to see how she pretends to this new identity … We loved it, as it turned out. And it's so charming that she becomes such a person right before she turns around and first encounters with Randall. "