14 Dec 2014

Parts for Ladies

From Sunday Morning, 8:42 am on 14 December 2014

Katrina Day

An aspiring actor from New York City and a graduate from the famed Tisch School of the Arts, Katrina Day has shone light into the otherwise little known world of casting calls – and in some cases, the astonishing sexism on display. Katrina's Tumblr blog, documents her experience, and the experience of others, facing sexism in the acting industry.

Day shares character breakdowns in casting calls for women that are particularly sexist, fat-shaming or stereotypical.