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Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan, born Chan Kong-sang, is a Hong Kong actor, action choreographer, filmmaker, comedian, producer, martial artist, screenwriter, entrepreneur, singer and stunt performer. In his movies, he is known for his acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, use of improvised weapons, and innovative stunts. Jackie Chan has been acting since the 1970s and has appeared in over 100 films. Chan has received stars on the Hong Kong Avenue of Stars and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As a cultural icon, Chan has been referenced in various pop songs, cartoons, and video games. Chan is also a Cantopop and Mandopop star, having released a number of albums and sung many of the theme songs for the films in which he has starred. Chan was born on April 7, 1954, in Victoria Peak, in the former Crown colony of Hong Kong, as Chan Kong-sang (meaning "born in Hong Kong") to Charles and Lee-Lee Chan, refugees from the Chinese Civil War. He was nicknamed Paopao (Chinese: 炮炮, literally meaning "Cannonball") because he was such a big baby, weighing 12 pounds, or about 5.4 kgs. Since his parents worked for the French Consul to Hong Kong, Chan spent his formative years within the grounds of the consul's residence in the Victoria Peak district. Chan attended the Nah-Hwa Primary School on Hong Kong Island, where he failed his first year, after which his parents withdrew him from the school. In 1960, his father immigrated to Canberra, Australia, to work as the head cook for the American embassy, and Chan was sent to the China Drama Academy, a Peking Opera School run by Master Yu Jim-yuen. Chan trained rigorously for the next decade, excelling in martial arts and acrobatics. He eventually became part of the Seven Little Fortunes, a performance group made up of the school's best students, gaining the stage name Yuen Lo in homage to his master. Chan became close friends with fellow group members Sammo Hung and Yuen Biao, the three of them later to be known as the Three Brothers or Three Dragons. At the age of 17, he worked as a stuntman in the Bruce Lee films Fist of Fury and Enter the Dragon under the stage name Chan Yuen Lung.   He received his first starring role later that year, in Little Tiger of Canton, which had a limited release in Hong Kong in 1973.


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Nascut:
Apr 7, 1954 in Victoria Peak, Hong Kong
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
191
Primul film:
In movie Cinema Hong Kong: Kung Fu
Ultimul film:
Film Ip Man 4 2019-10-18
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Skiptrace
Poster of Jackie Chan's Hong Kong Tour
Poster of Fire Dragon
Poster of Facets of Love
Filme in care a jucat
Film Ip Man 4 2019-10-18
Film The Knight of Shadows: Between Yin and Yang 2019-02-05
Film 橫掃江南七霸天 2019
Film Cinema Hong Kong: Kung Fu Himself 2019
Film Operation Red Sea 2018-02-23
Film Namiya Namiya 2018-09-13
Film Journey to China: The Mystery of Iron Mask master 2018-08-16
Film Triple Punch Collection Various 2017
Film Bleeding Steel Lin Dong 2017-12-18
Film Kung Fu Yoga Jack 2017-01-27
Film The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature Mr. Feng (voice) 2017-08-11
Film The Foreigner Quan Ngoc Minh 2017-09-28
Film The LEGO Ninjago Movie Master Wu (voice) 2017-09-22
Film Kung Fu Panda 3 Monkey (voice) 2016-01-29
Film Super Eunuch 2016-01-07
Film Skiptrace Bennie Chan 2016-09-02
Film Railroad Tigers Ma Yuan 2016-12-23
Film Bruce Lee - Too Young to Die Himself [archive footage] 2015-12-12
Film Saving Mr. Wu (archive footage) 2015-09-30
Film Dragon Blade Huo Han 2015-09-04
Film As the Light Goes Out Himself [Cameo] 2014-01-02
Film Personal Tailor Pan-Pacific host [Cameo] 2013-12-20
Film Police Story 2013 Detective Zhong Wen 2013-12-24
Film Chinese Zodiac Jackie / Asian Hawk 2012-12-20
Film I Am Bruce Lee (archive footage) 2012-02-09
Film Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen 2012-02-04
Film 1911 Huang Xing / Huang Keqiang 2011-07-03
Film Kung Fu Panda 2 Monkey (voice) 2011-05-25
Film Shaolin Wu Dao 2011-01-20
Film The Spy Next Door Bob Ho 2010-01-15
Film Little Big Soldier The Liang soldier 2010-02-14
Film The Karate Kid Mr. Han 2010-06-10
Film Kung Fu Panda Holiday Monkey (voice) 2010-11-26
Film How Bruce Lee Changed the World Himself 2009-05-17
Film Shinjuku Incident Steelhead 2009-03-22
Film Looking for Jackie Himself 2009-07-03
Film The Founding of a Republic Journalist 2009-09-17
Film Wushu cameo 2008-10-23
Film Kung Fu Panda Master Monkey (voice) 2008-06-05
Film The Forbidden Kingdom Old Hop / Lu Yan 2008-04-18
Film Rush Hour 3 Chief Insp. Lee 2007-08-10
Film The Heavenly Kings Himself 2006-04-05
Film Rob-B-Hood Thongs/Slipper (Fong Ka-Ho) 2006-09-28
Film Magic & Me Himself 2006-01-01
Film A Century of Light and Shadow Himself 2005-01-01
Film The Myth General Meng Yi / Dr. Jack Chan 2005-05-11
Film New Police Story Senior Insp. Chan Kwok-Wing 2004-09-23
Film The Twins Effect II Lord of Armour 2004-08-12
Film Around the World in 80 Days Passepartout / Lau Xing 2004-06-16
Film Enter the Phoenix Mr. Chan [Cameo] 2004-04-08
Film Chop Socky: Cinema Hong Kong Himself 2003-01-01
Film The Medallion Eddie Yang 2003-08-15
Film Shanghai Knights Chon Wang 2003-02-07
Film The Twins Effect Jackie Fong 2003-03-08
Film Traces of a Dragon: Jackie Chan & His Lost Family Jackie Chan 2003-08-22
Film Golden Chicken 2 archive footage 2003-12-24
Film Golden Chicken archive footage 2002-12-26
Film Jackie Chan: Fast, Funny and Furious Himself 2002-12-10
Film The Tuxedo Jimmy Tong 2002-09-27
Film The Art of Action: Martial Arts in the Movies Himself - Interviewee 2002-06-01
Film Ultimate Fights from the Movies Wong Fei-Hung (archive footage) 2002-04-16
Film The Unbeatable Bruce Lee Himself 2001-12-18
Film Rush Hour 2 Chief Insp. Lee 2001-08-03
Film The Accidental Spy Buck Yuan 2001-01-18
Film Jackie Chan's Hong Kong Tour Himself / Narrator 2001-01-01
Film Hong Kong Superstars Himself 2001-01-01
Serial Jackie Chan Adventures Himself 2000-09-09
Film Fist to Fist (archive footage) 2000-01-01
Film Shanghai Noon Chon Wang 2000-05-26
Film Bruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey (archive footage) 2000-10-22
Film Augustin, King of Kung-Fu [archive footage] 1999-08-25
Film Dragon Heat [Cameo] 1999-08-07
Film Gen-X Cops Poor Fisherman (Cameo) 1999-06-18
Film Jackie Chan: My Stunts Himself 1999-03-30
Film King of Comedy Stunt double on set [Cameo] 1999-02-13
Film Gorgeous C.N. Chan 1999-02-12
Film Who Am I? Lee / Who am I 1998-01-17
Film The Path of the Dragon Himself 1998-01-01
Film Rush Hour Chief Inspector Lee 1998-09-18
Film An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn Jackie Chan 1998-02-20
Film Bruce Lee: In His Own Words Himself (archive footage) 1998-07-01
Film Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes Himself 1998-08-18
Film Mulan (singing voice) 1998-06-18
Film Jackie Chan: My Story Himself 1998-07-17
Film Mr. Nice Guy Jackie 1997-01-31
Film Top Fighter 2: Deadly China Dolls (archive footage) 1996-09-10
Film Jackie Chan - From Stuntman to Superstar Himself 1996-08-30
Film Eastern Heroes: The Video Magazine - Volume 2 Himself 1996-07-22
Film First Strike Insp. Chan Ka Kui 1996-02-10
Film Rumble in the Bronx Keung 1995-01-30
Film Thunderbolt Jackie Chan Feng Jim 1995-09-08
Film Top Fighter Himself 1995-06-15
Film Eastern Heroes: The Video Magazine - Volume 1 Himself 1995-07-22
Serial MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Film The Legend of Drunken Master Wong Fei-hung 1994-02-03
Film Cinema of Vengeance Himself (uncredited) 1994-01-01
Film Film ohne Fesseln - Das neue Hongkong Kino Himself 1993-01-01
Film City Hunter Ryo Saeba 1993-01-16
Film Crime Story Inspector Eddie Chan 1993-06-24
Film Project S Insp. Chan Ka Kui [Cameo] 1993-10-21
Film The Curse of the Dragon Himself [archive footage] 1993-06-30
Film Police Story 3: Supercop Chan Ka-Kui/Lin Fu Sheng 1992-07-04
Serial Martin Unknown 1992-08-27
Film Twin Dragons Ma Yau / Wan Ming 1992-01-15
Film Once Upon a Time in China II [Singing voice] 1992-08-15
Film A Kid from Tibet Man at airport (Cameo) 1992-01-10
Film Armour of God II: Operation Condor Jackie Condor 1991-02-07
Film Beauty and the Beast [Singing voice] 1991-11-13
Film New Kids in Town Master of Disaster re-edit [archive footage] 1990-10-05
Film The Best of Martial Arts Films Himself 1990-01-01
Film Island of Fire Da Chui / Steve 1990-01-01
Film Miracles Kuo Chen-Wah 1989-06-15
Film Painted Faces Himself 1988-09-16
Film Police Story 2 Chan Ka Kui 1988-08-20
Film Dragons Forever Jackie Lung 1988-02-11
Film Project A II Sgt. Dragon Ma Yue-Lung 1987-08-19
Film Armour of God Jackie Condor 1986-08-16
Film Ninja the Protector [unconfirmed Cameo] 1986-01-01
Film Naughty Boys Prisoner 1986-07-25
Film Police Story Chan Ka Kui 1985-12-14
Film Heart of the Dragon Fung / Ah Tad / Tat 1985-09-09
Film Twinkle, Twinkle, Lucky Stars Muscles 1985-08-15
Film The Protector Billy Wong 1985-07-11
Film My Lucky Stars Muscles 1985-02-10
Film Ninja Thunderbolt [unconfirmed Cameo] 1984-01-01
Film Cannonball Run II Jackie Chan, Mitsubishi Engineer 1984-06-29
Film Wheels on Meals Thomas 1984-08-17
Film Bruce Lee: The Legend Himself (archive footage) 1984-01-01
Film Pom Pom Motorcycle cop/Skater [Cameo] 1984-02-22
Film Project A Sergeant Dragon Ma Yue Lung 1983-12-22
Film Fire Dragon [FANTASY MISSION FORCE footage] 1983-09-02
Film Fearless Hyena Part II Ching Lung / Stone 1983-03-04
Film Fantasy Mission Force Sammy 1983-02-13
Film Winners & Sinners Cop #7086 1983-01-01
Film Ninja Wars [unconfirmed Cameo] 1982-12-18
Film Dragon Lord Dragon 1982-01-21
Serial Wanna bet, that..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Serial The Chinese Detective Unknown 1981-04-30
Film The Cannonball Run Jackie Chan, Subaru Driver 1981-06-19
Film The Big Brawl Jerry Kwan 1980-09-10
Film The Young Master Lung 1980-02-09
Film Fists and Guts [Cameo] 1979-12-21
Film Dragon Fist Tang Hao Yun 1979-04-21
Film Fearless Hyena Chan 1979-02-17
Film Two in Black Belt [unconfirmed Cameo] 1978-01-01
Film Snake in the Eagle's Shadow Chien Fu 1978-03-01
Film Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin Hsu Yin-Fung 1978-03-08
Film Magnificent Bodyguards Ting Chung 1978-04-27
Film Drunken Master Wong Fei-Hung 1978-10-05
Film Spiritual Kung Fu Yi-Lang 1978-11-23
Film Half a Loaf of Kung Fu Master Chang 1978-06-30
Film The 36 Crazy Fists Man in opening scene [Cameo] 1977-01-01
Film The Face Behind the Mask [unconfirmed Cameo] 1977-05-13
Film To Kill with Intrigue Cao Lei (as Chen Lung) 1977-07-22
Film The Killer Meteors Immortal Meteor Wa Wu-Bin 1976-08-21
Film Hand of Death Little Tan 1976-07-15
Film New Fist of Fury Ah Lung 1976-07-08
Film The Himalayan Tseng's man 1976-02-20
Film Shaolin Wooden Men Little Mute 1976-10-10
Film All in the Family Hsiao Tang 1975-02-08
Film Sex, Love, and Hate Unknown 1974-03-23
Film The Golden Lotus Pear Hawker Yun 1974-01-17
Film Village of Tigers Bandit 1974-01-12
Film Ambush [Extra] 1973-01-05
Film Not Scared to Die Shi Tzer 1973-01-12
Film Fist of Unicorn Thug [Extra] 1973-03-01
Film Facets of Love Xiao Liu 1973-04-05
Film The Cub Tiger from Kwang Tung Ah Lung (Hsiao Hu) 1973-03-31
Film None But the Brave Japanese 1973-05-09
Film Freedom Strikes a Blow Thug [Extra] 1973-12-31
Film Cub Tiger From Kwang Tung Ah Lung / Jackie (as Chan Yuan Lung) 1973-12-31
Film The Awaken Punch Thug 1973-05-23
Film The Heroine Gang Leader 1973-04-26
Film Supermen Against the Orient Extra (uncredited) 1973-11-29
Film Bruce Lee: The Man and the Legend Himself (archive footage) 1973-10-14
Film Fist to Fist Guard [Extra] 1973-09-01
Film Enter the Dragon Guard 1973-08-17
Film Stranger in Hong Kong [unconfirmed Cameo] 1972-10-27
Film The Brutal Boxer Thug 1972-10-04
Film Hapkido Blackbear Student 1972-10-01
Film Fist of Fury Student 1972-03-22
Film A Touch of Zen Extra (uncredited) 1971-11-17
Film The Blade Spares None Prince's fighter in the forest 1971-04-30
Film The Angry River [Extra] 1971-05-12
Film Lady of Steel Beggar kid 1970-02-27
Film The Eighteen Darts (Part 2) Seven Little Tigers 1966-08-30
Film The Eighteen Darts (Part 1) Child 1966-08-23
Film Come Drink with Me Child [unconfirmed] 1966-04-07
Film The Story of Qin Xiang-Lian Brother Dong 1964-07-18
Film The Love Eterne Extra (uncredited) 1963-04-02
Film Big and Little Wong Tin Bar Kid (as Yuen Lau) 1962-12-05