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Japanese Rent-A-Friends

In Japan, you can pay an actor to impersonate your relative, spouse, coworker, or any kind of acquaintance: Morin: When you’re working, is it purely acting, or do the feelings ever become real? Yuichi: It’s a business. I’m not going to be her father for 24 hours. It’s a set time. When I am acting […]