Meet the Cast and Crew

Meet the Cast and Crew

Our last video celebrated the many different jobs undertaken by Christopher Dane in the making of Ren season one. But he was not the only one working hard to make the show a reality – far from it! This week’s whirlwind video introduces you to no fewer than 58 members of the cast and crew, and gives you a glimpse of the many and varied skills they brought to bear on the...
Creating the Studio

Creating the Studio

A year ago, Kate Madison and a small but dedicated team moved into a disused warehouse in a small Cambridgeshire village, and preproduction began in earnest on Ren Season One. Today Kate looks back at the five months spent in Ren Studio and discusses the benefits of bringing creative people together in one...
Ren Daily Diaries: Social Gifting Offer

Ren Daily Diaries: Social Gifting Offer

Have you checked out the Ren Daily Diaries which went on sale the other week? If not, now’s the time to do it. To celebrate Ren‘s participation in London ComicCon this weekend, until Sunday night every purchase of the Ren Daily Diaries will come with three free rental copies to give to your friends. The Daily Diaries are your chance to go beyond the glimpses in the YouTube ‘making of’ videos and witness the creation of Ren: Season One from the first day of shooting to the last. For a few days only, you can introduce three lucky friends to the world of Ren by gifting them free rentals when you buy. For $35 (about £23 or 31 Euros) you’ll get access to our series of 36 daily behind-the-scenes videos following the making of the web’s most ambitious and exciting new series. To purchase, just click the buy button in the trailer above. Please note: Since many of the videos contain spoilers, you’ll receive the first 7 when you buy, with access to the remaining 29 videos being unlocked the day after Ren: Season One is released. Free rental copies will expire after three...
Daily Video Diaries – On Sale Now

Daily Video Diaries – On Sale Now

“Thank you so much for sharing these really humorous and informative videos. It is really cool being able to witness the camaraderie of the performers and the production staff. One usually doesn’t get to witness even a small portion of the trials and tribulations that occur when making a show. Watching these videos has really opened my eyes to all the work necessary to make these videos. I can hardly wait to watch the series!!!” – tedbade Want to immerse yourself in the world of Ren? Wish you could have been there on the shoot? Now we’re offering the chance to become a virtual crew member. Go beyond the glimpses in the YouTube ‘making of’ videos and witness the creation of Ren: Season One from the first day of shooting to the last. For $35 (about £23 or 31 Euros) you’ll get access to our series of 36 daily behind-the-scenes videos following the making of the web’s most ambitious and exciting new series. To purchase, just click the buy button in the trailer above. Each video is different. Some take a fly-on-the-wall approach, letting you sit back and watch scenes evolve from rehearsals through to shooting. Many feature candid on-set interviews with the cast and crew. Some are light-hearted, featuring bloopers and impromptu sketches shot between takes. Some are more educational, explaining, for example, how scenes are “covered” with multiple camera angles. One video even takes you on a tour of Ren Studio as the cast and crew wait for rain to pass. With a total running time of over 2 hours, the Ren Daily Diaries offer unprecedented VIP access...
Animals

Animals

No medieval fantasy series would be complete without livestock, and Ren Season One features dogs, fish and of course horses. Director Kate Madison and actor Duran Fulton Brown (Hunter) discuss filming with animals in our latest behind-the-scenes video. This is the last of our free BTS videos from the Ren shoot. Still craving more? Tune in next week to find out how you can become a virtual crew member and join the team on their filmmaking...