ted lasso It’s the mood booster the world needed.
The Apple TV+ series is loved by many people around the world, and not just because it’s fun. Jason SudeikisCoach Ted Lasso, an enduringly cheerful character, manages to inspire those around him, including pessimist Roy Kent (Brett Goldstein).
For Sudeikis, it was a refreshing change from his previous characters, such as horrible bosses‘ Kurt Buckman, who are best described as idiots. “Personally, I didn’t want to play a buffoon, or use our time and our scripts to humanize a bastard, that had already been done,” Sudeikis said. The Guardian in July 2021. “Ted the character: he’s looking for the best parts of life.”
And while Sudeikis character is not unique in its positivity—Jack McBrayerby Kenneth Parcell 30 rock It also deserves some recognition: audiences and critics alike have clearly resonated with Ted.
Since its premiere in August 2020, the show has won multiple awards, including Outstanding Comedy and multiple acting awards at the 2021 Emmys. Its second season is similarly successful, receiving 20 nominations for the upcoming 2022 Emmy Awards.