The story grabbed headlines around the world when the rumor broke out that movie star Zhang Ziyi was paid to have sex with disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilao. But the Daily Beast reports, the story raised few eyebrows in China. There’s a widely held perception in China that many beautiful actresses, singers, and dancers sleep their way to success. The staf of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Memoirs of a Geisha angrily denies the rumors.
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