JACKIE CHAN

  • Will return to India to film 'Kungfu Yoga': Jackie Chan March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Asian cinematic icon Jackie Chan, whose latest actioner 'Dragon Blade' hits Indian screens on Friday, says he may come down to the country to shoot his new film 'Kungfu Yoga', the first project under a India-China co-production agreement signed during President Xi Jinping's visit here last September. When Chan...
  • Martial arts star Jackie Chan to record song for Beijing's 2022 bid March 15, 2015

    Beijing: Martial arts actor Jackie Chan is planning to unleash one final kung fu death kick on Kazakhstan's bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics by recording a song backing Beijing's campaign. "Wake up Winter" will be played for the first time when the International Olympic Committee's evaluation committee visits the...
  • Jackie Chan's son Jaycee Chan, freed from jail, apologises to the public February 15, 2015

    Beijing: Jaycee Chan, son of movie star Jackie Chan, began the process of rehabilitating his image on Saturday as he appeared in public for the first time following a six-month jail sentence on drug charges and apologised for his actions. Speaking softly and wearing a dark-coloured suit and collarless shirt, the...
  • Jackie Chan's son, freed from jail, apologises to the public February 14, 2015

    Beijing: Jaycee Chan, son of movie star Jackie Chan, began the process of rehabilitating his image on Saturday as he appeared in public for the first time following a six-month jail sentence on drug charges and apologised for his actions. Speaking softly and wearing a dark-coloured suit and collarless shirt, the...
  • Jackie Chan's son released from jail in China after drugs charge February 13, 2015

    Beijing: Jaycee Chan, the son of kung fu movie star Jackie Chan, was released from jail in China on Friday after serving a six-month sentence on drugs charges, state media said, having been caught up in the government's aggressive anti-narcotics campaign. The official Xinhua news agency said he was let out...
  • Jackie Chan gets 'Datuk' title February 2, 2015

    Kuala Lumpur: Hong Kong superstar Jackie Chan was conferred the "Datuk" title at a ceremony in Malaysia. Chan, 60, was addressed by the name Chan Song Kang during the ceremony, which was held in conjunction with Federal Territory Day. His real name is Chan Kong Sang. Datuk is a traditional Malay...
  • Son of Jackie Chan jailed for six months in China on drugs charge January 9, 2015

    Beijing: Jaycee Chan, the son of kung fu movie star Jackie Chan, was jailed for six months in China on Friday on a drugs charge, the latest celebrity felled by the government's aggressive anti-narcotics campaign. The younger Chan, a 32-year-old actor and singer, was formally charged last month with "the crime...
  • 'Dragon Blade' trailer: John Cusack, Jackie Chan, Adrien Brody feature in magnum opus set in the Han Dynasty December 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: The first trailer of the upcoming historical action film 'Dragon Blade' starring John Cusack and Jackie Chan has been revealed. In the trailer, Chan is seen proposing an alliance with Cusack's character, reported Ace Showbiz. Chan, 60, is playing the character named Huo An, who is a Commander of...
  • China charges Jackie Chan's son over drug offence December 23, 2014

    Beijig: China's state prosecutor said on Monday it had formally charged Jaycee Chan, son of kung fu movie star Jackie Chan, with a drugs offence, meaning he is almost certain to face trial. The younger Chan, a 32-year-old actor and singer, was arrested in Beijing this year after testing positive for...
  • I want to be a qualified father: Jackie Chan after his son's arrest October 25, 2014

    Beijing: Jackie Chan has pledged to become a better father after his son Jaycee was arrested on drug charges. The film star said in his first comments in person after the arrest: "I am always a father. I used to be an unqualified father. Now, after this event, I want to...
  • 'I feel ashamed, sad and disappointed': Jackie Chan writes public apology after 31yearold son gets busted for pot in China August 21, 2014

    Filmstar Jackie Chan has written a heartfelt letter of apology after his 31yearold son got arrested for possessing pot in China. His son was caught in a huge drug crackdown last week with cops saying they found about 3.5 ounces of the green stuff in Jaycee's Beijing home, according...
  • Jackie Chan's son Jaycee arrested over drug charges August 19, 2014

    Beijing: Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan's actorson Jaycee Chan has been detained in Beijing on drugrelated charges, with police saying they found more than 100 grams of marijuana at his home. In the latest highprofile arrest during one of China's biggest antidrug crackdowns in decades, Jaycee was held on Thursday,...
  • Dhoni wins 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports April 5, 2014

    London: On a roll in the ongoing World Twenty20 where his team have entered the final, Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has another reason to smile as he has won the 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports in London. Dhoni, currently in Bangladesh leading India in the ICC...
  • I took medicines made from Tiger bones: Jackie Chan February 16, 2014

    Hollywood Actor Jackie Chan recently stated that he used medicines derived from Tiger bones to try to soothe his muscles when he practiced martial arts but said they never worked. In an interview, Jackie Chan said that it was a myth that animal products can be used as cures. He...
  • Mallika Sherawat: My ideal hot hero is Hrithik Roshan, he has perfect looks October 23, 2013

    Mumbai: If Mallika Sherawat ever had to give a crazy gift to someone, the actress will choose a silk blindfold and an ostrich feather. She confessed it on a web exclusive video to promote her ongoing reality show 'The Bachelorette India Mere Khayalon Ki Mallika', which airs on Life OK....
  • Jackie Chan plans to build a theme park in Beijing September 19, 2013

    Los Angeles: Action superstar Jackie Chan says he plans to build a theme park called 'JC World' in the city's Yizhuang district. Chan, 59, said the park will be about three-quarters of a square mile in size and will feature five sections, each with a different theme, offering visitors a...
  • Jackie Chan clears air on online death hoax June 26, 2013

    New York: While Jackie Chan was in India to celebrate the Chinese Film Festival, he became the victim of online death hoax. The 59yearold star took to his Facebook to address the rumours on June 21. "Hi everybody! Yesterday, I got on a 3am flight from India to Beijing. I didn't get...
  • Jackie Chan inaugurates China Film Festival in Delhi June 20, 2013

    Jackie Chan, who enjoys a huge fan following in India, inaugurated the first ever China Film Festival which opened with Chandirected 'The Chinese Zodiac' in New Delhi. ...
  • Life of an action star is really short: Jackie Chan June 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Would you like to star in a Bollywood movie? Any international actor visiting India is asked this question and when put to Jackie Chan today, his answer was an emphatic "definitely, absolutely". The 'Rush Hour' star, who enjoys a huge fan following in India, inaugurated the first ever...
  • Jackie Chan: I do stunts and risk my life for fans June 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian movie buffs have loved his action avatar for years, but Hollywood actor Jackie Chan, here for the inauguration of the China Film Festival on Tuesday, showed his jolly side much to the delight of the starstruck audience. He says he is growing old, but it's the audience's...
  • Jackie Chan to visit India as a part of China Film Fest June 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Action superstar Jackie Chan, best known for 'Rush Hour' series, 'The Myth' and 'The Karate Kid', is all set to visit India this month as part of the China Film Festival to be held in the capital. Indo China Economic and Cultural Council (ICEC), State Administration of...
  • Why Bollywood is crazy about 'Kalaripayattu' April 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Vidyut Jamwal made his presence felt as a villain in 'Force' (2011) and kept John Abraham on his toes throughout the film. Once again, Vidyut is ready to hit the silver screen, literally, with his latest film 'Commando A One Man Army' in which he is all...
  • Jackie Chan appointed delegate to China advisory board February 3, 2013

    Beijing: Hollywood iron man Jackie Chan has taken up a new role. Chan, who retired from acting in 2012, has been appointed as a nationallevel delegate to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. People's Political Consultative Conference is one of China's top political advisory boards. According to the actor's representatives he...
  • 'Chinese Zodiac' Tweet Review: First day, first show January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Hollywood's Kung Fu master Jackie Chan is all set to hang his action boots quite soon. The actor, who has been seen in innumerable action flicks during a career span of four decades, will be seen for the last time performing some deathdefying stunts in his last action...
  • Jackie Chan in trouble for bragging about his guns December 19, 2012

    Beijing: Hollywood superstar Jackie Chan has landed in trouble over his remarks that he carried guns and grenades in the past for personal protection from gangsters as police wants to investigate his claims and verify his gun licenses. Cops say that they plan to follow up on the claims made by...
  • Jackie Chan invites trouble after bragging about guns December 19, 2012

    Beijing: Hollywood superstar Jackie Chan has landed in trouble over his remarks that he carried guns and grenades in the past for personal protection from gangsters as police wants to investigate his claims and verify his gun licenses. Cops say that they plan to follow up on the claims made by...
  • Big Tamil films to hit screens this Christmas December 18, 2012

    Things are abuzz in Kollywood with one film lining up after the other for release. But it appears that this Christmas season will see few bignames getting released. Vishal's 'Samar' which was originally planned to release on December 21 has been pushed to Dec 28 since it needs to be...
  • Chinese Zodiac is Jackie Chan's last action film November 20, 2012

    Beijing: Kung Fu superstar Jackie Chan said that while the upcoming film 'Chinese Zodiac 2012' will be his last major action movie, citing his increasing age, he will still be packing punches in the world of philanthropy. Chan wrote, directed and produced his latest film, set to premiere in cinemas in...
  • Jackie Chan lands a comedy role June 29, 2012

    London: Chinese martial arts star Jackie Chan is to appear as a detective in an Englishlanguage comedy which is currently untitled. The 58yearold actor's JC Group International are teaming with Talent International Media Group to produce the project, which is based on an original idea of the actor, reported Digital...