Casting director: Hollywood has “never been as open” to atypical actors “than now”

Casting outside the box!

In my grasping-at-straws hope that one day, Hollywood will accept the full range of healthy weights, I found a little gem in a recent CNN article.

From casting director Robert Ulrich (emphasis mine):

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Published in: on 03/17/2010 at 12:00 am  Comments (3)  
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Bollywood shrinks to 0

Bollywood

Used to be, Bollywood actresses were curvy. (Like it used to be here, come to think of it.) But alas, the U.K.’s Telegraph reports that Bollywood is shrinking:

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Published in: on 03/05/2010 at 4:17 pm  Comments (2)  
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Healthy and criticized: 4 quotes from actresses about weight

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