TV and film writers are never short of new characters, yet they don't often think out of the box when dreaming up imaginary careers—think more doctors, lawyers, and cops than, say, dancers. Still, over the years, there have been some incredible tales of writers (Barton Fink), artists (Blow Up), and general creative types (Science of Sleep). At the same time, entertainment writers often throw a "creative" into the mix that is so incredibly one-dimensional or unbelievable you'd think they were written in by people who have never lived in the real world. To all those creatives not beholden to reality or any real sense of purpose, we honor thee with our list of The Most Unconvincing "Creatives" in Pop Culture History.

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