F.4 Speaking

Set 2

Interview 1 --- Listen

DJ: Now, Alex, do you mind if I ask you some questions about your background?
Alex Sim: No, not at all. Please go ahead.

DJ: Well, how many brothers and sisters do you have?
Alex Sim: I have four brothers and three sisters.

DJ: You come from a big family! Where in Hong Kong did you grow up?
Alex Sim: I grew up in Wan Chai.

DJ: How long did you spend at drama school?
Alex Sim: I spent four years there.

DJ: And when did you make your first film?
Alex Sim: In 1992.

DJ: Umm, I see. So, why did you want to be an actor?
Alex Sim: Because it's an exciting career.

DJ: How did you start your acting career?
Alex Sim: I began by acting in TV adverts.

DJ: I see. And what about your role models? Which famous actor do you like most?
Alex Sim: Like many people, I'm a big fan of Jackie Chan.

DJ: Yes, he's great, isn't he? Well, that's all we have time for today. Thank you very much,
___ Alex, for coming in to speak on Radio 4. Good luck with your next film!
Alex Sim: Thank you!