A documentary about Paris Hilton shaped the way emerging New Zealand-Chinese actress Augusta Xu-Holland approached her role as a model in hit Chinese series Star of Ocean.
Why Paris Hilton inspired Augusta Xu-Holland’s role in Star of Ocean
  • New Zealand-Chinese actress Augusta Xu-Holland made her debut opposite Joseph Fiennes and achieved stardom with her role in 2020 war film The Eight Hundred
  • She based her character in hit Chinese series Star of Ocean on Paris Hilton after seeing a film about the socialite and realising she was ‘putting on a front’
13 Nov 2021 - 5:15PM