Bbc call the midwife do they use a real baby for a birth scene. The babies in call the midwife are in fact real newborns.
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Call the midwife babies. Call the midwife normally uses real newborn babies under 10 days old with pregnant mums being booked before they even go into labour to film their birth scenes lesions or wounds are added using. Ollie upton and as for those babies call the midwife takes its youngest stars seriously. Bbc on sunday evening the beeb will air a mother s day special dedicated to the work of midwives and the mums.
The real stars of runaway hit call the midwife are the newborn babies and they re already acting like prima donnas. Call the midwife series 2 brand new dvd available to pre order now from amazon. Amazingly enough what you see on tv are real newborn babies.
In the fifth season premiere of call the midwife which aired on sunday night in the u s doctor turner and the mother to whom he prescribed the drug rhoda mullucks liz white come face to face. Call the midwife makeup artist kay bilk discusses the use of prosthetic babies during the show s birthing scenes. However this is call the midwife not bless the bride and although the wedding makes a fitting climax it is as always all about the babies.
During rehearsals they use silicone models but when it comes to. Indeed there is even the arrival of a baby to a. The show uses real newborns up to around 8 weeks old to play the babies that are given birth to on the.
By nicole lampert for the daily mail. According to charlotte ritchie who plays nurse barbara gilbert filming a birth scene can take as long as five hours. Unsurprisingly the popular bbc show call the midwife features plenty of newborn babies and the producer has revealed that the show will always include real babies instead of using fake.