(10) Culture Of Silence In Industry Dictates Complying Is The Only Option
It is one of the hidden truths about film maker’s behavior toward casting couch menace. Film industry is often ruled by some powerful & influential personalities of the society.
These people are usually found to display their dictatorship in the decision making process. The whole industry has long turned a blind eye toward their behavior regarding casting couch culture.
These influential people targets not only aspiring actresses or actors but also already famous celebrities. They don’t hesitate to threaten celebrities for refusing their sexual propositions.
If anyone refuge to accept their sex proposal they are not suppose to get any good roles anywhere in the entire industry. How, if they try to raise their voice or lodge complaint against then rarely they will receive any support.
This culture of silence along with open threats makes it seem like complying is the only option left to sustain their career in the industry. Simultaneously, they will be accused for being publicity-hungry.
This form of unfriendly attitude in the industry will force them to either surrender for casting couch or face the difficulties in getting good roles forever.
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