Chinese actor, director, producer, and martial artist
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About Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, director, and stuntman.
When he was young, Jackie Chan trained as a martial artist and started appearing in movies. By 17, he was working as a stuntman in movies with the famous Bruce Lee. Chan helped create the genre of kung fu comedy when he starred in the film Snake in the Eagle's Shadow. In this and all of his later films, Chan is famous for doing his own stunts when he acts. He is also famous because he has been in 150 movies total since he started acting.
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Famous quotes by Jackie Chan
American stuntmen are smart - they think about safety. When they do a jump in a car, they calculate everything: the speed, the distance... But in Hong Kong, we don't know how to count. Everything we do is a guess. If you've got the guts, you do it. All of my stuntmen have gotten hurt.Jackie Chan
Cinema reflects culture and there is no harm in adapting technology, but not at the cost of losing your originality.Jackie Chan
Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.Jackie Chan
Don't try to be like Jackie. There is only one Jackie. Study computers instead.Jackie Chan
Every time I make American film I just trust American directors and American writers.Jackie Chan
For me the greatest source of income is still movies. Nothing - stocks, financial speculation, real estate speculation or businesses - makes more money for me than making movies.Jackie Chan
I give the children education.Jackie Chan
I like to change characters and then, slowly I believe the audience treat me as, like an actor who can fight. It's not like an action star.Jackie Chan
I love wushu a lot and I would love to see it included in future Olympic Games.Jackie Chan
I now have two different audiences. There's the one that has been watching my action films for 20 years, and the American family audience. American jokes, less fighting.Jackie Chan
I really like children to watch my movies.Jackie Chan
I think the family movie is very important to everybody right now.Jackie Chan
I will make action movies, I think, for a few more years, another five years.Jackie Chan
I'm not sure if it's good to have freedom or not. I'm really confused now.Jackie Chan
I've choreographed all of my movies.Jackie Chan
Money for me today does not really matter.Jackie Chan
Olympics for me is love, peace, united.Jackie Chan
The movie business is a big gamble.Jackie Chan
When I got depressed, I watched Bruce Lee movies. I learned everything from Bruce Lee.Jackie Chan
When I was young I didn't care about education, just money and box office.Jackie Chan
When you are learning about a martial art, it is about respect.Jackie Chan
You cannot mix sports with politics.Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan's Popularity
Jackie Chan is a famous Chinese actor, director, producer, and martial artist, who was born on April 7, 1954. As a person born on this date, Jackie Chan is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (April 7) and the 2nd most popular for the year (1954).
People born on April 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Jackie Chan is the 24th most popular Aries.
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