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"My motto is just no surprises. We should have a very clear plan, before we get to set, about what's going to happen," said Lindsay Somers, a Toronto-based intimacy coordinator who has worked on TV shows such as Designated Survivor and productions by HBO and Amazon Studios.
Intimacy co-ordinator Lindsay Somers, second from left, works with actors to block out the choreography of an intimate scene at the Canadian Film Centre in Toronto. (Alice Hopton/CBC)
Spring 2020 issue of ACTRA's Performers magazine discussed founder Lindsay Somers involvement with the newly released Best Practices document regarding scenes of nudity, simulated sex, and sexual violence.
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Photo featuring (L-R): moderator Mariah Owen, Intimacy Coordinator Lindsay Somers, Director, Annie Bradley, Special Advisor for ACTRA Victoria Shen, & Communications & Engagement Manager for WIFT Kadon Douglas.
Photo by: Jackie Brown Photography