In 1956, a Fan Magazine Published a Four-Part Casting Couch Exposé. It Didn’t Go Well.

The term casting couch first appeared in Variety on Nov. 24, 1937, in a story poking fun at a Chicago Tribune reporter for misusing it because he wasn’t cool enough to already know what it meant. That Tribune reporter was writing about a new system at Chicago’s WBBM whereby only…
Source: In 1956, a Fan Magazine Published a Four-Part Casting Couch Exposé. It Didn’t Go Well.