By Christiaan van Huyssteen (@cvh23)
Photograph: Ken McKay/REX
Last week, a British MP launched a tirade against what he perceived to be too much privileged people in the arts.
Chris Bryant – British Labour MP and shadow minister for the arts:
“We can’t just have a culture dominated by Eddie Redmayne and James Blunt and their ilk,”
The ‘You’re Beautiful’ singer James Blunt responded by setting the facts straight. In an open letter: