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Anne Helen Petersen

The particular power of the lancing celebrity profile

17 mins | Dec 16, 2021
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The more control stars have over their image, the more boring it will be. Profile writing is a craft that has never been neutral, but it does have a general blueprint. For women, profilers often resort to gendered tropes. This is why, as Anne Helen Petersen reveals, the profile on Succession's Jeremy Strong was so remarkable: it challenges the celebrity content we typically consume.
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