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Rachel Bloom Calls Sexist Hollywood Casting 'Offensive as a Woman – but Also Just Offensive as an Actor and as a Person'

UpdatePosted 08/11/2016 10:15AM

Rachel Bloom Calls Out Hollywood Sexism Through Casting Notices

Originally posted 08/10/2016 03:50PM

A version of this article originally appeared on EW.com.

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend creator and star Rachel Bloom called out Hollywood's sexist casting breakdowns for female roles in a pair of Instagram posts Wednesday.

"I'm still on the email list for casting notices from Backstage. Here's a little taste of what it's like to be an actress searching for your next job," she wrote in the first. The accompanying screencap from the casting website shows three casting breakdowns for female roles featuring phrases like "pretty girl" and "sexy clothing." Two are seeking ladies for their male lead, one a "petite or thin" model, another "a conservative country girl in a very pretty dress that flirts up a storm."

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What the Heck Is Luke Bryan Doing with All These Guitars? | Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert & Luke Bryan Win Big at American Country Awards

Originally posted 12/11/2012 10:55AM

Luke Bryan may want to "Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye," but he'll savor Monday night.

The headlining country artist was the big winner at the fan-voted American Country Awards, taking home nine awards, including entertainer of the year and male artist of the year.

"Rarely am I rendered speechless," he told reporters after his wins at the Mandalay Bay Las Vegas. "I don't know how to formulate a series of words that can truly tell how appreciative I am to the fans to make this night possible."

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