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Big Fat Gypsy Weddings ad director wanted 'dirty kiss' to be in advert

From Torin Douglas's Media Brief - posted

The Guardian says a Channel 4 art director behind the 'Bigger. Fatter. Gypsier.' posters, which were criticised by the Advertising Standards Authority, tried to persuade the photographer to take pictures of "a very young girl pretending to be a bride" and also a "dirty kiss ... with tongue" in a revealing email.

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