The Brits have saved my sanity during the pandemic, from the meditation app where a calm, lilting voice calms me down to the encouraging couple on my exercise videos exclaiming, “Blimey!”
But the highlight has been British television, and it isn’t just because those fabulous accents make even the tersest dialogue sound soothing. Nope, it’s because during a year of outrageous lies and non-stop stress, there’s a particular honesty in British television. To wit, the actors and actresses – you might want to sit down for this – actually looked their age. Keep reading here.