Combining curiosity and words, I hope to transfer my passion for pop culture into enjoyable articles for readers. Other times I 'geek out' as hard as the next person.
Junior Contributor I
Why the British (Successfully) Invaded Television
A number of US shows feature a British lead playing an American character. Consider what happened when Damian Lewis won his best actor Emmy for Homeland, playing a former hostage in the Showtime drama. Twitter lit up in surprise as Lewis announced he was ‘one of those pesky Brits’. Why are they successful? Are they inexpensive as many of them joke, or does it say something about how both side of the Atlantic approach entertainment or fame?