But what makes one supernatural entity more tragic — more deserving of our pity — than the other?
We asked "Being Human" flatmates Aidan Turner (the vampire) and Russell Tovey (the werewolf) to give us their tales of woe.
For Turner it all comes down to the curse of immortality. From Tovey's point-of-view, vampires are dead no matter how you slice it while werewolves have to die over and over again each month.
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