Since the 1960s, fans have been able to influence the TV studio execs. Blogger Laura McConnell discusses the phenomenon of those fans who campaign on behalf of their favourite shows and characters:
This is a personal article by Laura McConnell, one of our site contributors . Here on SFX we've raised a glass with Paul McGillion a couple of times and he's always been lovely. Were you one of the people who wrote in to try and get him reinstated? Let us know if you've participated in any successful campaigns.