Louis Theroux speaks out about his ongoing rivalry with Jon Ronson.

Post date:



“An enemy is negative and a nemesis is positive because it forces you to work harder,” he continued. “It’s neither one of our faults. It’s not like one of us ever stole ideas from the other one.”

“It’s not like one of us ever plagiarised the other one, yet time and time again over the decades we’ve done really similar stories.”

“Somebody wrote about this about 20 years ago, ‘isn’t it strange culture has brought up two people at exactly the same time whose brains work in exactly the same way’ – and they were talking about us two.

“That is going to have an impact on somebody, I suppose. If you suddenly find you have a doppelganger working in the same industry as you.”

Mamamia’s Clare Stephens interviews Louis Theroux about his approach to documentary making. Post continues below. 

During the interview, Theroux told Ronson that he was mentioned in his new…

Continue Reading Source


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here




Table for 12, Please: Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm Is “Impatient For Results”

(Pat Mitchell Media) In the history of the United States, no presidential Cabinets have ever matched the gender or racial balance of the country....

Popular European Formula Brand Holle Is Now Available in the US

Swiss baby food maker Holle has picked up a cult following of formula-feeding moms stateside. That's because the sustainable brand offers products that...

The Campaign for the Equal Rights Amendment Is Alive and Well

Constitutional equality is as important today as it ever was. Ellie Smeal, third from the left, with campus activists at an ERA rally in...