The most beloved actor on the internet right now is Brendan Fraser.
Fraser, who hasn’t been in a hit movie or television show since 2008’s Journey to the Center of the Earth, has seen a huge boom in internet fandom, including a boom in traffic on the “SAVEBRENDAN” Subreddit — dedicated to reigniting Fraser’s career — and a 30,000-strong petition to Netflix, HBO and Starz to give him more work as an actor.
The recent obsession with Fraser and his career started with his recurring role as Gunther in the third season of The Affair. Fraser’s return to the spotlight after eight years reminded fans of the actor’s talent and turned attention to his lack of performances. Read more…