Jackie Chan needs little introductions when it comes to the world of make-belief. He has been there for a very long time and is by every means a legend in the industry. Chan is Singer, Martial artist, Stuntman, actor, film director and producer. He is from Hong Kong. Chan is now a legend in the industry.
In his movies, he does the extra-ordinary. He is well known for his acrobatic fighting style. He is a comical actor whose ability to incorporate a high dose of comic to his part in any film is legendary. Talk about the use of improvised weapons; he is very good at that as well. He has used his training in Martial arts to greatly enhance his performance in the roles he has taken in films.
Chan has taken part in over 150 films to date and the count is still on. His has also made a foray into the music industry. He took vocal lessons while in school. He began the production of records professionally in the 1980’s moving on to become one of the successful singers in his native Hong Kong, spreading to the rest of Asia.
Chan has come a long way in show-business and he has a lot to show for his efforts in the industry. He is a hero in Hong Kong. He has been nominated for awards for a record 62 times in the industry. He has won on 28 different times. Today he has gotten the dream award The prestigious Oscar awards-the first of the kind in his career for his decades of work in film.
Chan was born on the 7th of April 1954. He was born in Victoria Peak, Hong Kong. He is the son of Charles Chan, Lily Chan. He was full of energy at birth and that made his parents to nick name him Pao- pao. He has a very athletic figure with a weight of 74kg
He got married to Joan Lin a Taiwanese actress in 1982. The union has produced a child. Chan however, has a child outside wedlock.
Nah-Hwa Primary School on Hong Kong Island; China Drama Academy, a Peking Opera School
His net worth is estimated at $350 million dollars.
In has appeared in more than 150 titles.
28 to date including the popular Oscar he won this November 12th
- Occupation: Martial artist, actor, director, producer, screenwriter, action choreographer, singer, stunt director, stunt performer
- Age: 62.
- Date of Birth: 7-4-1954
- Place of Birth: Victoria Peak, Hong Kong.
- Gender: Male
- Eye color: Black.
- Hair color: Black.
- Height in ft: 5’ 8.5”.
- Weight: 74kg.
- Parents: Charles Chan, Lily Chan.
- Spouse/Boyfriend: Joan Lin
- Children: Jaycee Chan, Etta Ng Chok Lam
- Ethnicity: Chinese
- Nationality: Hong Kong.