The Savvy Creative

Episode 62

Calling Out the Double Standard of Shaming Culture with DisGraced Creator, Victoria Vertuga

Christina Castaneda published on

Is nudity in film and television empowering or something that will ruin an actor's career? In a new comedic YouTube series, DisGraced, writer, actress and producer Victoria Vertuga calls out the sexism and double standard of Hollywood through the eyes of the hilarious character, Grace Greene, and her misadventures in LA 

Listen as we talk about how VIctoria produced the series and what it's like to control your set and make it a place where creatives can do their best work, how to stop feeling so precious about your work to improve as a writer, the benefits of learning acting to become a better writer, and the best advice for giving and taking feedback. 

Check out the full season of DisGraced, (I love the episode Dumb Slut, let it shock and empower you--I respect a woman brave enough to make bold, creative moves and own their choices!) 

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