Silly schemes and crazy con

Working-class heroes do not get a lot of screen time and, as a subset of that, the invisible army of people who cleans homes and offices is even more overlooked.

So the British drama series Cleaning Up is a breath of fresh air for its protagonist alone.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 21, 2019, with the headline 'Silly schemes and crazy con'. Print Edition | Subscribe