So Misfits is my new obsession, I just can't get enough! I'e watched all 13 episodes multiple times and gotten my friends equally addicted.
I would just about kill for an R1 DVD release of the first 2 seasons. And I'm counting the days till Series 3.
That said, when I read on the 'Spoiler TV' site that there are talks about a possible US remake my heart sank.
Granted, a few US remakes have worked Queer as Folk and Being Human come to mind), but good remakes are few and far between. And a show like Misfits, which pushes the envelope so much that there is no envelope left would end up so sanitized for American TV that it would either be unrecognizable, or it would completely lose it's edge.
I mean, can any of us really see an American network allowing a character like Nathan to appear on their airwaves the way he was originally written? And can we really imagine him any other way (would we even want him any other way)?
Here's the article I stumbled onto...