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WATCH the trailer for Penny Dreadful! https://youtu.be/3YdeSNcAWos
The Scent of Disease http://pss.sagepub.com/content/25/3/817
Qin Shi Huang's quest for immortality http://www.vision.org/visionmedia/history-shi-huang-emperor-china/5818.aspx
Interesting book on Qin Shi Huang http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0199574391
Vampirism: Literary Tropes of Decadence and Entropy http://www.amazon.com/Vampirism-Literary-Tropes-Decadence-Entropy/
Epic of Gilgamesh http://www.csun.edu/~hcfll004/gilhelp.html
Immortality: The Quest to Live Forever and How it Drives Humanity http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0307884910/
Guns, Germs & Steel http://www.amazon.com/Guns-Germs-Steel-Fates-Societies/
Forever Young: The Science of Aging http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00BMKH5ZK/
Written, directed, edited, and hosted by Jake Roper
VFX and cinematography by Eric Langlay
Dead Body played by Matt Harvey
Line Producer: Lorraine O'Connor Production Manager: Jamie Deasy Production Coordinator: Steven Daly Vsauce Production Coordinator: Samantha Friedman PA: Sinead Lillis
Costume Designer: Gabriella Pescucci
Hair: Ferdinando Merolla Hair Assistant: Suzie Redmond Make Up: Claire Lamb Make Up Assistant: Ciara Scannell
Props: Dermot Blighe
1st AD: David Kennedy 2nd AD: Mairead Campbell Trainee ADs: Eamonn Cawley & Laurel Graham
Camera Op: Ciaran Kavanagh 1st AC: Alan Butler Camera Trainee: Luke Gilligan DIT: Donal Murphy
Sound Recordist: Brendan Deasy Sound Designer: Jay Pellizzi
Gaffer: Barry Conroy Grips: Philip Murphy, Darrell Murphy, Martin Kelly Best Boy: Paul McNulty Genny Operator: Niall Manyon Electrician: Ian Carney, Paddy Ryder, Tom Keys, Robert Ryder.
Special thanks to Marcelo Guerra & Erin Joyce from Showtime for letting me do this weird idea, everyone at Ardmore Studios, and all of the Penny Dreadful team.
- This video and trip was a collaboration and was co-sponsored by Showtime. I was NOT paid to make it. Thanks again for letting me use your amazing sets and crew!*
- Vsauce Links***
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Jake Roper (born January 25, 1987 [age 29]),is the host of Vsauce3, which focuses primarily on...