Movies and TV shows, most times exaggerates performances of their character and professions. It is usually funny as a programmer when you see a character coding, and it takes just about ten minutes when it takes hours in real life.

However, these excesses don’t just apply to coders as other professions also experience it. Let's take a look at these professions Hollywood has exaggerated, and how Reddit users are debunking the myth that surrounds them.

EMTs - Greys Anatomy

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

According to Reddit user Slushter, doctors never run to the Emergency room. Usually, they walk in slowly with the patient.

Bar Musician - La La Land

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

A Redditor revealed that musicians that work in bars are not always depressed searching for a hotshot producer to notice them. Some of them actually enjoy the work.

Lawyers - Law And Order

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

User wynnduffyisking explained that Lawyers do not intimidate witnesses. If they ever did, like what we see in the movies, they would be disbarred quickly.

Bartenders - New Girl

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Unlike what we see in movies, bartenders do not have time to wipe the bars and listen to people's problems daily. When they eventually do, it’s usually between rushes.

Software Engineer - Mr. Robot

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Coding takes a bit of time. Most organizational software is developed by a team, and not an individual, explained Redditor KahBhume

Ringing Phones - The Call

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

At call centers, phones do not ring at all times. Most times, a message comes signifying that there's a call in the queue.

Life Guards - The To Do List

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Lifeguards don't jump in the water daily. Actually, they do more yelling and treat bloody noses. Plus, you can't do CPR by practicing what is in the movies. It's a flop!

Archaeologist - Indiana Jones And The Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Archaeologists do not crash through jungles. Most times, they stare at old bones, metals and 18th-century papers. If you get it right, archeology is putting old things together, according to Redditor Tibiapartner.

Journalists -Truth

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

User wittyinsidejokes wrote:

Journalism is a lot fewer meetings in dark parking garages and a lot more calling people at your desk then waiting several hours for them to call you back so you can confirm this one freaking thing and finally hit publish.

Mental Health Professionals - Sex Education

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Psychologist and psychiatrists do not have an intense relationship with their patients as that translates to a lot of crossed boundaries. Oh, how the screens have deceived us!

Politicians - All The King's Men

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Compared to what we usually see on screen, political campaigns do not just include dirty works and tricks. They mostly involve dull paper works.

Air Force - Air Force One

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Not everyone in the air force is a pilot. Most people have professional jobs, they just wear camo while doing it.

Kitchens - Burnt

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Kitchens are not the shiny looking places that TV portrays. It's majorly just a nightmare in there. No meaningful conversation is carried out also. It's all jokes and insults.

Art Gallery Employees - Girls

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Art gallery employees do not wear heels and talk about arts all the time. They are mostly looking for grants that would help them cover their bills. Shame on movies for deceiving us!

Chemistry Labs - Splice

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Chemistry labs do not necessarily have bubbly colored liquids. Most of the chemicals are colorless or white often resembling sugar. Also, antidotes take a while to create, and they are tested before use.

Doctors - House MD

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Doctors don't scrub for patients. Also, they don't shock a flatline according to Redditor Kaatiekay

Librarians - Foul Play

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Librarians do not spend their day shushing people. They usually research, teach people, manage licenses and weed out materials that are not circulating.

Professors - Dead Poets Society

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

University professors don't give life-changing speeches. They are underpaid and spend time looking for job security. How sad!

Writers - The Ghost Writer

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Writers are not always drunk and disorganized people who are antisocial and successful. They put in a lot of hard work to put food on their table.

Social Workers - Shameless

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Debunking Hollywood Myths On Professions! These Vocations Are More Than What TV Shows Says

Social workers are not evil baby snatchers. They help reunite families and take children away from bad hostile environments that are not beneficial to them.

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