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IN Celebrities ON 14 Oct, 2014
Which movie comes in your mind when you think about Jackie Chan? At the age of 60 when we get bed-ridden, avoid doing any work, he did kung-fu stunts in his movie. Like many other celebrities, Jackie faced many barriers and he came out with a new genre kung-fu comedy.
In a video released a few months back, he revealed that his best moment when he acted as a junior artist with Bruce Lee. There are many mind-blowing facts about Jackie Chan which are not yet known. Go through these cool facts about the Kung-fu Legend Jackie Chan.
Jackie started his career as a singer, recording songs from early 80s. He has sung 20 albums and 100 songs. He won Best foreign singer award in Japan in 1984.
Jackie Chan did a adult comedy. There was a time when he has to work in this movie to earn a living. According to Jackie, if the work demands the big celebrities also used to expose.
Jackie and his mates from china academy were called 'Seven little fortunes'. They worked as extras in some of the movies and had good acrobatic skills.
Jackie refused to play villain roles like many other actors in industry.
According to the Jackie's sifu(Master) Yu Jim-Yuen, Jimmy wasn't the best in Marshal arts in the academy, but was the naughtiest . In 1988, movie Painted face was released depicting the story of seven little fortunes and their strict master.
Earlier in his film career, producer Willie Chan gave this name to him. He wanted to re-model Jackie to Bruce Lee but Jackie was nothing like Bruce lee.
Jackie did few super seroius movies and his career was getting no where. Then he did his first comedy Kung fu movie called Snakes in the Eagle's shadow.
Doing all of his stunts, Jackie got injured many but still he did his own stunts. He was hit badly while shooting a sequence for The Accidental Spy, his tailbone was so deeply hit that it caused temporary partial paralysis.
In movie dragon lord, Jackie Chan did 2900 takes for a shot involving Jianzi, a game of shuttlecock soccer. But, he did it in the end. His determination is outstanding.
Jackie doesn't understand american humor. He also shared this thought of his when he said he had no idea whether a film will do well in America because he didn't understand American audience.
The two things which terrify Jackie are needles and public speaking. Many of us has loved Jackie in every character he has played, he is an amazing person.