You guys, I learned something today! Some days, I Learn Things! I realized in A Long and Happy Life Callbacks that when it comes to casting I am too obsessed with what the actor looks like. Like: writing someone off because they do not look like the character looks like in my mind. I oftentimes get hung up on actors who LOOK the part but don’t have as much of the Chops.
To self-diagnose, I think this stems from the fact that from a young age I started judging books by their cover and convinced myself that no one would ever like you unless you looked good – and have spent a decent part of my adulthood battling these impulses and thoughts. I apparently still need a instructional / inspirational video re: how to love yourself, inside and out, intended for high school classrooms, like stat.