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At the show's TV Critics Association's panel tour, Ruffalo said that Thomas's character is mentally ill, which means that he has to take “stabilizers and antipsychotics” which puts him on weight. Ruffalo shot the scenes where he played the other twins, Dominic, before he put the pounds forward over a five-week period of sheer feeding.
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“When you apply some of the food leaf feeding,” Ruffalo said. “Those five weeks were lonely, I was a way from my family and (Thomas) heard voices, and I was imaging that life and there were a few weeks when I was just waiting for myself, going down in the heart of this mental illness while studying. ”
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“There is an element of mental illness in this project and you want to be as honest as you can, and it means that I must be honest with what it means to get into that world and get to know it and get comfortable with it. He said, ”Ruffalo said. “I was very afraid to play it, I think it is an important issue and want to tell it as honestly as possible, it was clear to me the responsibility of playing.”
From the point of view of the difference between the two brothers, Ruffalo said that Dominic is much more attached to our thoughts of man and masculine, and Thomas is more “sensitive and open” because he is more concerned with his mother.
As the executive producer, writer and director Derek Cianfrance put, the brothers have the same DNA, but they have 40 years of very different life experience. "
Cianfrance said that another actor played the twins when Ruffalo was in the other role, and that he shot the shot series “very simple,” to avoid the technical challenges of the story and the characters.
For inspiration for the series, Cianfrance highlighted the famous dinner scene between Robert De Niro and Al Pacino in “Heat” Michael Mann.
“They are never on the screen together…. (Mann) who was creating a flip side of the coin, you won't see the head and tail together, ”he said.
Melissa Leo, Rosie's Donnell, Archie Panjabi, Imogen Poots, Juliette Lewis, and Kathryn Hahn are also present in the series.
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