“Quid pro quo” is a favour or advantage granted in return for something. This is a phenomenon that is well understood in many institutions, especially in the entertainment world where advantage is taken of some desperate wannabes who would do anything to “blow”.
In the opinion of Ghanaian actress, Jessica Larny, in a chat with Potpourri it is a mindset of many ladies coming to the industry and she offered how it could be managed.
“I went through that countless times because they see you to be either very desperate for fame or they do that when you don’t know the pros and cons of the movie industry. Hopefully, aspiring actors are turning to divert their minds from such quid pro quo perception and fight for what they really believe in. If a role is meant for you there would be no quid pro quos. If you get the opportunity to act in a particular role, be it lead or supporting roles, you were meant to have that role. Do your part and bounce out. Because every role…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper