31. March 2018 · Comments Off on Release New Album · Categories: Uncategorized

 

On March 28, Jackie held a small gathering to officially announce the release of his upcoming new album, “Music Life of Jackie Chan”. At the gathering, Jackie explained that’s it’s been 16 years since he released his last album. And although he’s been stereotyped as an action superstar, Jackie loves to sing. The songs in his new album are dedicated to his friends whom have passed away; to his parents; his wife; his son; and his brothers. The album is scheduled to be released in August, 2018.

27. March 2018 · Comments Off on Establishment of Association · Categories: Uncategorized

On March 21, 2018, Jackie Chan was in Hong Kong for the “Association for Betterment of Hong Kong’s Entertainment Industry in Mainland China” press conference, announcing the official establishment of the association to help artists in Hong Kong and Macau lobby for more opportunities in Mainland China’s Entertainment industry.

 

Members of the association include Jackie Chan, Liza Wang, Alan Tam, Eric Tsang, Louis Koo, Nicholas Tse, Andrew Lau, Warren Mok, Wong Cho-lam and others.

Jackie expressed that he spent over 20 years to establish the China Stuntmen Association so that stuntmen working in Mainland China had a place they could call “home”, and also production companies all over the world had a place where they could find quality stuntmen. Jackie also hopes that the establishment of this new association can help future generations and produce more opportunities for artists to participate in productions made in Mainland China.

 

 

 

25. February 2018 · Comments Off on Spring Festival Performance · Categories: Uncategorized

On the eve of Chinese New Year on February 15, 2018, Jackie appeared on the prestigious Spring Festival Gala evening and performed a song along side action star, Wu Jing.

Together, the two action super stars sang “Zhong Guo” (China).

 

 

(News source and pictures from qq.com)

19. September 2017 · Comments Off on The Lego Ninjago Premiere · Categories: Uncategorized

 

On September 16, Saturday afternoon, the voice cast of The Lego Ninjago Movie were at the Regency Village Theatre for the L.A. premiere of the animated ninja movie. Artists who appeared on the red carpet included Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Justin Theroux, Olivia Munn, and also Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara.

 

The Lego Ninjago Movie will be in theatres on September 22.

 

29. August 2017 · Comments Off on New Music Video · Categories: Uncategorized

 

After being away from the singing scene for 15 years, the vocals of Jackie Chan is back and will soon be releasing a new album at the end of the year. On August 28, which was also the 7th day of the 7th month on the Lunar calendar (or Chinese Valentines Day), Jackie Chan was in Lin Kou filming an MV for one his new songs “Ai Qing Lao Le” (Love is Getting Old), a gift for his wife Lin Feng Jiao.

 

七夕情人節秀紅包、秀合照、秀禮物,都不如成龍大哥秀恩愛新姿勢:睽違歌壇15年,成龍重做歌手,新歌《愛情老了》送愛妻林鳳嬌。

 

22. August 2017 · Comments Off on The Foreigner Press Conference – Beijing · Categories: Uncategorized

On August 21, Jackie Chan and well-known director Martin Campbell (Golden Eye, Casino Royale, The Mask of Zoro) were in Beijing for the press conference of their upcoming new action movie, The Foreigner. The film will be released in China during the National Day holiday period on September 30. Both Jackie and Martin explained how the majority of the scenes were filmed on location, including the scene of an exploding bus on one of London’s bridge, which took the production crew over 4 months to apply for the permit. With the application approved, the crew only had 4 hours to film the exploding scene. And because they wanted to complete the shot in one take, the crew were at the location 2 weeks beforehand to prepare and ensure that everything went right.

 

 

After the press conference, Jackie revealed that while filming The Foreigner in England, he underwent a 5-hour operation for an abdominal injury suffered while filming his previous film.  Jackie explained how he first felt abdominal pain, but being an action star, he didn’t think much of it until the pain got worse while filming The Foreigner.  After seeing the doctors, they discovered that his abdominal muscle was severely damaged and required an immediate operation, which lasted over 5 hours. Even though doctors heavily opposed, the day after the operation, Jackie wore a tight bandage around his waist and continued filming. And a week later, he continued doing action sequences.

 

 

12. August 2017 · Comments Off on Helping the Blind See · Categories: Uncategorized

On August 10, Jackie Chan and the Beijing Tongren Ophthalmology Department initiated a “Charity in Tibet” operation, aiming to help the visually impaired in Tibet re-gain vision.

The Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation (Beijing) and the Beijing Tongren Zhang Xiao Lou Ophthalmology Charitable Foundation supported the cause where 55 successful eye operations were recently completed for local residents in Tibet. The event was held at Tibet Hospital were Jackie donated RMB$2 million to the Beijing Tongren Ophthalmology Charitable Foundation and also assisted with uncovering patient’s gauze dressings after the event.

Because Tibet is geographically located in high altitude, the area is well known for its high rate of cataract.

 

02. August 2017 · Comments Off on BBC “Earth: One Amazing Day” · Categories: Uncategorized

On August 1, 2017, Jackie Chan was in Beijing for the worldwide premier press conference of BBC’s nature documentary Earth: One Amazing Day. Jackie is the narrator for the Chinese version of the film, and he attended the event alongside director Lixin Fan, BBC producer Stephen McDonogh, and executive producer Neil Nightingale. Jackie jokingly described himself as a leopard or eagle when he’s on the set, and like a bear when acting comedy.

The film will be released worldwide on August 11, 2017, with the first premier screening to be held in China.

 

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03. July 2017 · Comments Off on Hong Kong – Vancouver Inaugural Flight · Categories: Uncategorized

Jackie Chan was onboard Hong Kong Airline’s first non-stop flight from Hong Kong to Vancouver, arriving at Vancouver International Airport (YVR) on Friday morning (June 30, 2017). As the brand ambassador for Hong Kong Airlines, Jackie hopes to help promote the new daily non-stop service from Hong Kong to Vancouver, the airline’s debut in the North American market.

 

 

30. June 2017 · Comments Off on Jackie Chan Action Movie Week Gala Night · Categories: Uncategorized

 

On June 22, 2017, Jackie Chan attended the 20th Shanghai International Film Festival: Jackie Chan Action Movie Week Gala Night at the Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre (SHOAC). Jackie especially invited members of the original Seven Little Fortunes to attend the event, including martial arts legends Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Yuen Biao, Yuen Wah and Yuen Qiu. During the ceremony, a special MV of the Seven Little Fortunes and their master, Yu Jim-Yuen, was shown during the ceremony, bringing tears to viewers and the Yuen-Jia-Ban members.

The Jackie Chan Action Movie Week Gala Night is an awards ceremony honouring those who have made outstanding achievements and contributions to action movies. This year being the 3rd year of the Action Movie Week, Jackie Chan’s goal of keeping China’s say in the action movie circle has paid off with the establishment of the China Film Association Stuntmen Committee. As the president of the association, Jackie shared his thoughts on the reasons behind establishing a stuntmen association in China and described it as a “shelter” for stuntmen to turn to if they are injured or treated unfairly. Jackie also mentioned that the reason for establishing the association is for the younger generations. “I don’t need the help of these associations anymore. This is for the young ones. I started this up because of you”, Jackie explained on stage.

 

 

Award winners at the Jackie Chan Action Week Gala Night include:
* Best Action Movie: Sultan
* Best Action Movie Director: Dante Lam Chiu-Yin (Operation Mekong)
* Best Action Choreographer: Nicky Li Chung-Chi (Extraordinary Mission)
* Best Action Movie Actor: Scott Adkins (Boyka: Undisputed)
* Best Action Movie Actress: Yang Mi (Reset)
* Best Action Movie New Performer: Huang Xuan (Extraordinary Mission)
* Best Action Special Effects: Extraordinary Mission
* Best Fight Sequence: Boyka: Undisputed)