casting couch


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casting couch

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1. (Film) informal a couch on which a casting director is said to seduce women seeking a part in a film or play
2. (Theatre) informal a couch on which a casting director is said to seduce women seeking a part in a film or play
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AMAN VERMA He was a top draw on TV till his career took a downturn after a casting couch controversy in 2005.
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The general star struck public could be admitted and for a small fee be given advice of breaking into show biz via the casting couch or free legal advice in the current absence of legal aid.
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This low-budget film screams desperation from the start and spirals rapidly downward into increasingly pathetic juvenile jokes when three geeks hatch a plan to meet the fairer sex armed with a casting couch, a camera and some questionable interview techniques.
If it wasn't for the fact these would-be luvvies are dearly rejects from the casting couch, I might have succumbed, but that's another story.