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Bravo Casting Director Finds Next Season’s Reality Stars on Instagram

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We’ve often wondered just how the myriad reality shows filling our Apple TV get staffed. As the genre has exploded, networks have somehow continued to find more and more outrageous fame-seekers to entertain worldwide audiences. You have to ask yourself, probably while watching yet another┬áReal Housewife flip a table in a tornado of Botox and hair extensions: “Where the hell do they find these people?”

The answer, at least in casting director Melissa Stanforth‘s case, is through social media. We caught on to the 26-year-old’s casting tactics when she left a message on a friend’s Instagram photo. Read More