(one's) face fits

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(one's) face fits

One is particularly suited to or has the necessary qualities for a specific role, task, organization, etc. The move makes sense—her face definitely fits at the LA-based tech firm. Many feel his face fits as the political party's new leader.
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someone's face fits

someone has the necessary qualities for something.
1992 Looks My face fits and I've got the job!
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At the end of the day, growing up I thought I was going to be a professional soccer player and then all of a sudden someone saw me and said do modelling, because my face fits I was in the right place at the right time and I managed to get in Blue.
No, I think it's because my face fits lots of different roles.
After the hearing, Mr Tyrell said: "I don't think my car is a particularly nice car, but my face fits.
I just don't think my face fits in the way he (Taylor) wants to play and I suppose that's football - new manager, new ideas.
I'm fortunate in that my face fits different roles - I don't look like a serial killer, but I can if I want to.
Personally, I don't think my face fits here anymore which happens in football from time to time.