#MeToo Is Changing How Sex Is Simulated on Set

The growing demand for more ethical practices across the entertainment industry has paved the way for a new profession: intimacy directors.

“There are no actual sexual acts that happen on set,” says Alicia Rodis, an intimacy coordinator for HBO who has worked on shows such as The Deuce, in a new documentary from The Atlantic. “So much of it is smoke and mirrors.” Read more:

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