It’s that time of year again, that I’m sure so many of you are familiar with yourselves… The seasons are changing, the temperatures dropping and for myself, that means just one thing – Time for a wardrobe update. So due to this (not so) desperate need for new clothes and okay, perhaps a little boredom, my online shopping addiction has resurfaced. Unfortunately, this is problematic for one of two reasons; Firstly, a want of money and secondly because I just can’t seem to damn well work out what clothes will look nice on me.
This is a problem that’s played on my mind for a while now, but I’ve only recently started thinking about it in depth: Why is it that teenage characters are rarely, if ever, played by teenage actors?
In recent years the concept of the ‘selfie’ has emerged all guns blazing. Think back to last year’s Academy Awards ceremony, remember this famous celeb-filled selfie?