Hollywood casting couch stories are nothing new. Over the years, some have been relayed through sources; however, in recent years, actresses are speaking out how they were propositioned by directors and producers in exchange for acting gigs. Here are 8 casting couch stories from the celebrities themselves:
8. Gwyneth Paltrow
In 2010, Gwyneth Paltrow told Elle that early on in her career a director once offered her a role in exchange for sex. “When I was just starting out, someone suggested that we finish a meeting in the bedroom. I left. I was pretty shocked. I could see how someone who didn’t know better might worry, ‘My career will be ruined if I don’t give this guy a blow job,’” she said.