Our second in our series of interviews from the set of Marvel’s Runaways is a sit down with actor James Marsters, who plays scientist Victor Stein.
Though the comics do little to develop the parents as characters in their own right, preferring to focus on the children and their escape from their evil parents, Marvel’s Runaways has expanded the parental roles. Going so far as to have the first and second episodes of the series tell the story of the same time period, with episode one focusing on the perspective of the children, and episode two showing the perspective of the parents. It’s a novel concept that allows for a more fleshed out story, and understanding of the situation the Runaways find themselves in.( Collapse )