Creating Daniel Plainview [2/2]: Method Acting, Direction, and False Starts | There Will Be Blood

In part 2 of his series on There Will Be Blood, Tyler discusses Daniel Day-Lewis’ method acting, how Paul Thomas Anderson directs actors, and the false start of production that recalibrated and refined the film’s protagonist, Daniel Plainview.

 

 

 


Acting


Acting Analysis


Daniel Day Lewis


How to Write Compelling Characters


Period Drama


Paul Thomas Anderson


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