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'Stranger Things' Star Shannon Purser Addresses Lack of 'Fat Big Name Stars'

“they’re not hiring fat actors for iconic fat characters because they want a big name star,” Shannon tweeted.

“there are almost no fat big name stars because fat actors aren’t allowed upward mobility. we aren’t allowed upward mobility because the industry sees us as two-dimensional set pieces.”

Back around when Sierra Burgess Is a Loser first came out, Shannon also penned a powerful essay about dealing with depression and OCD. Find out what she had to say.

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