My Babysitter’s a Vampire takes a bite out of youth TV

From Cheryl Binning in Canadian Screenwriter:

  • Anatomy of My Babysitter’s a Vampire
    My Babysitter’s a Vampire! showrunner Tim Burns describes the show this way” “The comedic tone is twisted, quirky, weird and stupid, and true to the worldview of a 12-year-old self-confessed geek.” This combination has proved winning for the show, helping it take a bite out of the crowded youth demonic film and TV market dominated by the likes of the Twilight movie franchise and The Vampire Diaries. It’s undead youth programming, set in the world of geeks and nerds. Read more.