Foreign Babes In Beijing

Rachel De Woskin's entertaining account of how she became an actress in a Chinese TV soap watched by 600 million viewers.

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Rachel De Woskin's entertaining account of how she became an actress in a Chinese TV soap watched by 600 million viewers.

She describes the chaotic experience of filming a love scene, Beijing style.

Read by Laurel Lefkow

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Rachel arrives in China to work for an American PR firm.

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Rachel goes to an audition at the Beijing film studios.

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As the Chinese winter bites, the TV soap director demands more passion from his actors.

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The soap stirs up wildly different reactions in the audience, the Chinese media and the international press.