Size 8 model told she was ‘too fat’ after gaining weight

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A model who’s a wholesome physique measurement broke down in tears after being told she’s “too fat” throughout a casting, sparking outrage on-line.

A model has damaged down revealing she was rejected from a job for being “too fat”, leaving folks horrified.

Anna Gantt, a model in New York shared a video on TikTok, captioned: “Welcome to the reality of modelling in NYC. I’m so crushed.”

The 178cms and an American measurement 4-6 (an AU measurement 8-10) model defined {that a} current casting she was told she wanted to lose weight as bosses needed to “see her bones”.

Anna was clearly distraught by the incident, breaking down in floods of tears in her video.

“These are the days where I f***ing hate being a model.

“Because I am never good enough and I have been modelling since 2014 and I started out as a size 0/2, doing editorial and runway and now I’m a size 4/6 and I’m sh*t on every day because I’m not a skeleton and I’m not unhealthy anymore.”

She went on to elucidate that her “feelings were hurt” by the casting director as she is now “healthy” after residing with an consuming dysfunction previously.

“I finally feel confident at my size,” she stated. “I’ve gained 35 pounds (15kg) in the past five years and I look great.

“Living in this city will make you feel like sh*t about yourself and it will make you feel like you are not enough and it will make you feel like you have to live some unhealthy lifestyle to make it.

“F**k, it, f**k modelling, f**k fashion, f**k the industry.”

Anna went on to elucidate that her measurement meant she is “too small for plus-size” whereas being “too big” for the “f**ked standard size” of 0-2.

“I’m telling you, after modelling in this industry since 2014, I’m 22 years old.

“That was like seven years ago that I started modelling, I was very young.

“And I’m telling you out of all the models I have met and worked with on set, it is very rare that being that small is natural.”

Anna completed by saying she’s performed with the trade, stating the sensation of being “not good enough” was relentless.

“They said ‘you’re not wafey enough, we want to see your bones, the shoot is in early December, you can lose some weight’.

“It’s f***ing 2021 and they are telling me to lose weight for a shoot.

“I’m just f***ing done.”

The TikTok video has solely been stay for twenty-four hours and has already clocked up over 11 million views.

Many viewers had been fast to assist Anna, sharing their disgust at her expertise.

“This is heartbreaking. Healthy is beautiful,” one stated.

“Girl you are stunning just as you are! Don’t let the darkness of others take away your bright light,” one other wrote.

While one stated: “I’m so mad for you. I’m so sorry.”

Several well-known model’s additionally commented on Anna’s video sharing messages of assist.

(*8*) Abbie Herbet stated.

American plus-size model Tess Holliday stated: “Eff them. You’re stunning. The industry needs to change, not you.”

Several manufacturers additionally commented providing to work with Anna.

Continue the dialog @RebekahScanlan | rebekah.scanlan@information.com.au



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