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Freelancing in Tokyo: What it means to be an "extra"

Posted by David Chester on 14 May 2012

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I read this article about doing extra work in Japan and I felt as if I could have written it myself. Now, I would have never, ever agreed to do a job for ¥2500 (about US$30+) for a full day. But on the other hand, there may be people who had a day off and thought, "This might be fun! Getting to do a TV show in Japan!"

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