Using a name is rather intimate. Close friends, such as schoolmates, lovers, and family members, would use names. Omitting a title is either very friendly or very insulting, depending on the situation. The Japanese usually use the family name when they use names.
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To make it in show business these days, it's not enough to be good at playing a certain kind of role. Competition is incredibly stiff and, as such, you've got to become a character chameleon, ready to take on any role whatever it may be. Enter Gemma Chan, who over the course of her career has done everything from donning latex to play a fierce dominatrix, to captivating the nation as a robot "Synth" in Humans.
Hong Kong actor Jackie Chan 's career spans more than five decades and features him working as an actor, martial artist, film director, action director , stuntman , producer and singer. He then had starring roles in several kung fu films , such as 's Little Tiger of Canton and 's New Fist of Fury. His first major breakthrough was the film Snake in the Eagle's Shadow , which was shot while he was loaned to Seasonal Film Corporation under a two-picture deal. In , Jackie Chan began experimenting with elaborate stunt action sequences in Dragon Lord ,  which featured a pyramid fight scene that holds the record for the most takes required for a single scene, with takes,  and the final fight scene where he performs various stunts, including one where he does a back flip off a loft and falls to the lower ground. Police Story contained many large-scale action scenes, including an opening sequence featuring a car chase through a shanty town , Chan stopping a double-decker bus with his service revolver and a climactic fight scene in a shopping mall.