US actor is forever grateful to China for his big break

The first non-Asian to graduate in acting from the Beijing Film Academy is now one of the leads in the upcoming fantasy adventure, “Asura,” the most expensive production in Chinese film history.

American Matthew Knowles’s ambition of becoming a professional football player was cut short after an injury. But a chance conversation with a friend who suggested he go to China for a year would open up new possibilities he hadn’t even dreamt of.

See more of Matthew’s China adventure in Ty Lawson’s CGTN Article.

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