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Here's How 'Queer Eye' Casts Its Heroes, Because They All Share One Essential Quality

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Mar 15, 2019 9:00 AM 1+ week ago

The Fab Five are the unquestionable anchors of Queer Eye, but the true stars are its "heroes," a rotating crop of stretched-thin parents, selfless do-gooders, and other Middle America sweethearts who have either de-prioritized themselves or need a jolt of confidence to take the next step in their lives. Their ages run the gamut from 18 to 58 and their circumstances are just as varied, but they all share one vital commonality: not only are they deserving of change, they're open to and eager for it. It's this latter part, VP of casting Danielle Gervais says, that can be most challenging to find when casting the heroes for Queer Eye.

"Often times when you get on a Skype with someone, you can feel if they are mentally and emotionally ready for this kind of change," she tells Bustle. "And sometimes there are people where we believe they would be excellent, but they just aren't emotionally there. They aren't open enough for this ...

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