I think Merlin is so popular because it mixes humour and charm. The kids like the slapstick, while the darker undercurrents appeal to the adults. There are also a lot of morals in there too about friendship and loyalty.
My mother’s 100% honest opinions about the 8 men I seem to reblog the most.
(In order of appearance): Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, Lee Pace, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Scott, Richard Armitage, Jensen Ackles, Colin Morgan.
I just… I have nothing to say to this. Nothing.
“People often ask me what inspired me to become an actor, and the truth is I can’t answer that. For me, it was always more like a natural instinct. Every part, every performance I have ever taken has just been about feeding that desire to act.”