An Englishman in New York

Jason Bell, An Englishman in New York, Sting, Kate Winslet, April Bloomfield, Estelle, New York
All photographs by Jason Bell

Sting, Musician
Sting was one of the first people I wrote to. And I was quite surprised that only two or three days later, I got a letter back from his office saying he'd love to do it. He was one of the first to agree and then it all just kind of rolled from there. I said to him that he's the Godfather of the project and it would be a shame if he wasn't in it. I kept thinking about that title as I knew his song well. And I was thinking about what it means to be an Englishman in New York: Why did we come here and why did we leave England?

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