TV blokes and babes do bloody good American accents

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A growing number of television actors are not only studying scripts, they’re also studying American vowels and consonants. Popular actors from England, Australia and New Zealand have found a home on the small screen playing American characters.

Read the story here, and watch video examples here …

‘ELEVENTH HOUR’ — actor Rufus Sewell (British)

‘THE MENTALIST’ — actor Simon Baker (Australian)

‘LIFE’ — actor Damian Lewis (British)

‘UNITED STATES OF TARA’ (full episode) — actor Toni Collette (Australian)

‘TRUE BLOOD’ — actor Anna Paquin (New Zealand)

‘HOUSE’ — actor Hugh Laurie (British)

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