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Poll: Should casting directors vet performers’ social media as part of the audition process?

Should social media accounts be monitored? Photo: Twin Design/Shutterstock Photo: Twin Design/Shutterstock
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Last week, producers of the forthcoming revival of The Color Purple announced that Seyi Omooba would no longer be involved with the show, following a row over historic comments she made on Facebook in which she said homosexuality was not “right” and that she did not believe people could be born gay.

This week we’re asking: Should casting directors vet performers’ social media as part of the audition process?


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