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Did you know that talk shows hire actors for their episodes?

Yeah it's all FAKE!

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:55 PM on Apr. 17, 2009 in Entertainment

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Answers (6)
  • not all of them... I was a paid participant on Geraldo in 1991, but my friend was on with me and her story was for real...also the other two participants were for real as well....but... I was given a much more heinous story than the other three women, mine was all fake.. I was only on because my friend was epileptic and couldnt travel alone, they asked me to play a part on the show for air fare, lodging and $250..well, hell ya I did it!!! My friend also got paid for her true story.....

    shivasgirl

    Answer by shivasgirl at 6:26 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • Woohoo for entertainment.
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 6:02 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • uhhh..... duhhh... how long did it tak you to figure that out?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:02 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • lol yes. Some of the audience members are actors, employees of the show or people they pulled off the streets begging to come.
    NovemberLove

    Answer by NovemberLove at 6:04 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • noooooo not Dr Phil!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:19 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • There is some sort of union rule that they have to be paid.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 7:58 PM on Apr. 17, 2009