No time to rest for Bam. After a long night shoot that went into the early hours of the morning, Arrow Producer/Director James Bamford flew down to join many of the cast of Arrow at San Diego Comic Con. James participated in the Comic Con panel and did press interviews. I'll post links to the... Continue Reading →
James At Comic-Con
Fresh off directing the season 7 premiere of Arrow, James is now in San Diego for Comic-Con. The promotion for the new season includes press interviews, and a Q&A panel featuring the cast and new Showrunner Beth Schwartz, where the Season 7 sizzle reel will be shown. With only one episode filmed so far, all... Continue Reading →
Bam at San Diego Comic Con
Fresh from directing the first episode of Season 6, James headed down to San Diego to watch Saturday's Arrow panel and get a first glimpse of the sizzle reel. https://twitter.com/jamesbamford/status/888592234303680512 First up though was catching up with his great friends, the Arrow cast. Rick Gonzalez shared the following via the CW Arrow Instagram. https://www.instagram.com/p/BW1dIIQgHRD/ https://instagram.com/p/BW1d0IZgnR8/... Continue Reading →
Just Hit Him… This Is Not A Chorus Line
I've been catching up on the full Arrow Panel from San Diego Comic-Con and one of the funniest moments is when Stephen and John share James' reactions when John adds extra flourishes in fight sequences. Coming from a dance background it's natural for John to bounce and add extra hand movements, which are not appropriate... Continue Reading →
Arrow Sizzle Reel Screenshots
Screenshots from my iPad
Can Bam Direct Every Episode?
The Arrow cast declared their love for Director/Stunt Co-ordinator James Bamford in the following interview with Entertainment Weekly. James has been directing the first two episodes of Season 5 and the cast spoke at San Diego Comic-Con. Stephen explains that the "back to basics" theme of the show is exemplified by James' directing as he... Continue Reading →
Update: Airlines suck!
Well it's been an eventful morning. James has had two flights booked and cancelled. It was a little like a Seinfeld episode - they can take the booking but the airlines won't let you fly. Anyhoo the upshot of it is that BamBam's not going to Comic-Con. Here's his sad Vine song: https://t.co/KzYDefJRYR— James Bamford... Continue Reading →