Jackie Chan is one of the biggest names in the Hollywood industry. He brightened his name in the industry by his innovative stunts, improvised weapons, comic timing, and acrobatic fighting style. He is not just an actor but a superhero to many kids out there.
Jackie Chan was born in Hong Kong on 7th April as Chan-Kong Sang to Charlie and Lee Lee Chan. As a child, he was very energetic so his parents named him Pao-Pao which means ‘Cannonball’. Jackie Chan started appearing on screens at the age of five in small roles. Later he appeared in many small roles. At the age of seventeen, he worked as a stuntman in the Bruce Lee films. His career kickstarted with ‘Little Tiger of Canton’ in 1973.
Here are some quotes by the superhuman to inspire you:
“I’m good for some things, bad for a lot of things.”
“I never wanted to be the next Bruce Lee. I just wanted to be the first Jackie Chan.”
“Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances.”
“I do small things. I try to do good things every day. If everyone does some good, think of what a good world this will be.”
“The ads all call me fearless, but that’s just publicity. Anyone who thinks I’m not scared out of my mind whenever I do one of my stunts is crazier than I am.”
“I allowed myself to be bullied because I was scared and didn’t know how to defend myself. I was bullied until I prevented a new student from being bullied. By standing up for him, I learned to stand up for myself.”
“Family is not who’s blood is in you, it’s who you love and who loves you”
“Now I am older, I understand we have to accept who we are.”
“I’m crazy, but I’m not stupid.”
“Sometimes it takes only one act of kindness and caring to change a person’s life.”
Jackie Chan is a blessing to the Hollywood industry. He has done every kind of movie, he has experimented evert style. He is also an Oscar for his contribution in Hollywood
Happy 65th Birthday Jackie Chan!