April 7, 1954
67 years old
China (Hong Kong)
5 ft 8.5 in | 174 cm
75 kg | 165 lbs
41 in | 104 cm
10 US | 43.5 EU
33 in | 84 cm
Jackie Chan was born in Victoria Peak, Hong Kong, on April 7, 1954, is an Hong Konger actor.
Young Jackie Chan first began his acting career as a child actor, at the age of five.
He made his big screen debut in martial arts Hong Kong movie Big And Little Wong Tin Bar (1962) in role as a singing kid.
Jackie's breakthrough performances came in Hong Kong action comedy martial arts movies:
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978) in role as Chien Fu
Drunken Master (1978) in role as Wong Fei-hung
He made his Hollywood debut in martial arts movie The Big Brawl (1980) in role as Jerry Kwan.
He got his directorial debut with martial arts movie The Young Master (1980) he also starred in role as Dragon Lung.
Project X-Traction (2021) action adventure in role as Luo Feng
Vanguard (2020) action in role as Tang Huating
The Climbers (Pan deng zhe) (2019) adventure drama in role as Xia Boyu (Old)
The Knight of Shadows: Between Yin and Yang (2019) historical fantasy comedy in role as Pu Songling
The Iron Mask (2019) fantasy adventure in role as Master, opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rutger Hauer
He portrayed Detective Inspector Yang Naing Lee in Rush Hour film series:
Rush Hour (1998)
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Rush Hour 3 (2007)
He played Sergeant "Kevin" Chan Ka-Kui in Police Story movie series:
Police Story (1985)
Police Story 2 (1988)
Police Story 3: Super Cop (1992)
Police Story 4: First Strike (1996)
New Police Story (2004)
Police Story 2013 (2013)
Once a Cop (1993) spin-off
He portrayed Chon Wang in martial arts western comedy films: Shanghai Noon (2000) and Shanghai Knights (2003) opposite Owen Wilson.
Project A (1983) martial arts action comedy in role as Sergeant Dragon Ma Yue Lung
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994) action comedy martial arts in role as Wong Fei-hung
Rumble in the Bronx (1995) martial arts action comedy in role as Ma Hon Keung
Operation Condor (1991) action comedy in role as Jackie "Asian Hawk"
Wheels on Meals (1984) martial arts comedy in role as Thomas
Around the World in 80 Days (2004) action adventure comedy opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger and Steve Coogan
The Young Master (1980) martial arts in role as Dragon Lung
The Tuxedo (2002) comedy action with Jennifer Love Hewitt and Jason Isaacs
Railroad Tigers (2016) action comedy in role as Ma Yuan
The Foreigner (2017) action thriller opposite Pierce Brosnan
Bleeding Steel (2017) science fiction cyberpunk action opposite Nana Ou‑Yang and Callan Mulvey
Attended the Nah-Hwa Primary School on Hong Kong Island and China Drama Academy, a Peking Opera School.
Chan has appeared in over 150 movies during his career.
He mostly does his own stunts.
He has been training in Kung fu and Wing Chun.
He often sings the theme songs of his films.
He has released 20 albums.
He worked with Bruce Lee as a stunt coordinator.
Friends with Sylvester Stallone and Steven Seagal.
He is an avid football fan.
He voiced Master Monkey in Kung Fu Panda franchise.
Fan of Italian actors Bud Spencer and Terence Hill.
He received stars on the Hong Kong Avenue of Stars and on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.
Supporter of The Salvation Army's work in China.
Lives in Hong Kong.
He was married to Taiwanese actress Joan Lin (1982), they have a son, Jaycee Chan.
He has a daughter Etta Ng Chok Lam, with actress Elaine Ng Yi-Lei.
He dated Teresa Teng (1979-1981).