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Jackie Chan's Kung-fu Yoga Slammed For Perpetuating Stereotypes

The action-adventure film centres on Chan as a Chinese archaeologist who teams up with an Indian professor, played by Bollywood actress Disha Patani, in order to find lost treasure. Written and directed by Stanley Tong,...

Priyanka Chopra Appointed Unicef Goodwill Ambassador

The Quantico star attended the celebration at the United Nations headquarters in New York, where she was inducted into the "UNICEF global family" by fellow Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham and Stranger Things actress Millie...

Jackie Chan For Five Against A Bullet

Jackie Chan has signed up for 'Five Against A Bullet'. The 62-year-old actor is set to star in the action movie which tells the story of five bodyguards who are tasked with protecting a Mexican...

Jackie Chan Is Officially An Honourary Oscar Winner

After more than 200 films over an impressive 56 years as an actor, Jackie Chan has finally landed his long-deserved Oscar with an honourary trophy at the 8th Annual Governors Awards. The ceremony took place...

Jackie Chan Gets Honorary Oscar

Jackie Chan has received an honorary Oscar.The 'Rush Hour' actor hailed his recognition at the Eighth Annual Governors Awards a ''dream'' come true after being recognised by the Academy for the first time in his...

Jackie Chan Given Honorary Oscar At Governors Awards

The 62-year-old was handed the award by his Rush Hour co-star Chris Tucker on Saturday night (12Nov16), but not before stars including Tom Hanks and Michelle Yeoh listed his lengthy achievements....

Arnold Schwarzenegger And Jackie Chan Join Russian-chinese Fantasy Film

The veteran movie stars have already shot Viy-2, a Russian-Chinese venture which serves as the sequel to 2014 release Viy, according to producer Alexey Petrukhin. It also features Charles Dance and Lock,...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Joins Viy 2

Arnold Schwarzenegger has joined the cast of 'Viy 2'.The 'Terminator' actor will star alongside Jason Flemyng and Jackie Chan in the Russian and Chinese co-production, a sequel to Russia's highest-grossing local film of 2014 'Viy'.Producer...

Disney Launching Global Casting Search For Live-action Mulan

The studio has confirmed it is making a live-action retelling of the beloved animated movie, which tells the story of Chinese war heroine Hua Mulan, who disguises herself as a man in order to take...

Napoleon Dynamite Director Leading Shanghai Noon Sequel

Hess, who also directed Jack Black's wrestling film Nacho Libre, has signed on to lead the long-awaited third film in the franchise, which is titled Shanghai Dawn. Original stars Jackie Chan and...

Jackie Chan Lands First Academy Award

The Rush Hour star will join revered film editor Anne V. Coates and documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman among those saluted at the Governors Awards on 12 November (16). Officials at the Academy...

Dwayne Johnson Named The Highest Paid Actor In The World

In a list that’s sure to reignite the debate about the gender pay gap in Hollywood, Dwayne Johnson has been named the highest-earning male movie star in the last 12 months, with an income of...

Jackie Chan Film Set Invaded By Drunk Fans - Report

While filming a carnival scene at night for the upcoming Bleeding Steel on Sydney Harbour on Friday (29Jul16), a catamaran full of young men and women pulled up to the pier, MailOnline.com reports....

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Embraces Highest Earning Actor Status

The wrestler-turned-action star, 44, was named by America's Forbes magazine as the top paid actor of the past 12 months (Jun15-Jun16) with earnings of $64.5 million (£48.5 million) from film roles including buddy...

Lego Movie Sequel Script Being Re-written

'The Lego Movie Sequel' is being re-written by Raphael Bob-Waksberg.The animated film - the follow-up to the acclaimed 'Lego Movie' which was released in 2014 and focused on the extraordinary adventure of main character Emmet...

Jackie Chan To Lead Ninjago Cast

Chan will play Master Wu in the animated blockbuster, while Franco will take on the role of Lloyd. Michael Pena and Fred Armisen have also joined the cast. The film is...

Emma Watson Named In Panama Papers Leak

The politically active actress, 26, set up a company called Falling Leaves Ltd in the British Virgin Islands, a Caribbean tax haven, in order to purchase a $4 million (£2.8 million) home in...

Jack Black Desperate For Movie Ideas So He Can Team Up With Jackie Chan

The two stars have been part of the Kung Fu Panda franchise for the past decade but they only recently met for the first time, while Jack was in China promoting the second...

Jackie Chan Statues Vandalised

The actor gave the bronze dragon and horse head sculptures, replicas of ancient relics from China's Qing dynasty, to the newly-opened branch of the country's National Palace Museum in Chiayi, where they were...

Jackie Chan Meets Chinese President And British Royals

The Rush Hour star posed for photographs with Prince William and his wife Catherine, as well as President Xi Jinping, at the cultural exchange organised as part of the Chinese leader's state visit...

Robert Downey Jr Tops Forbes Highest Paid Actors List Again

The Avengers and Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr. has topped Forbes list of the world's highest paid actors for the third year in a row, taking home a massive $80million last year. The star’s...

Robert Donwy Jr Named Highest-paid Actor

Robert Downey Jr. has been named the world's highest-paid actor.The 50-year-old actor has topped Forbes magazine's annual list for the third year in a row, after earning a huge $80 million in the period June...

Adrien Brody: I Dreamed Of Fighting Jackie Chan

Adrien Brody achieved his ''childhood dream'' of fighting Jackie Chan in 'Dragon Blade'. The 42 year-old star - who won an Oscar for his performance in the 2002 hit 'The Pianist' - admitted getting the...

Robert Downey, Jr. Tops Film Star Rich List For Third Successive Year

With a healthy $80 million (£50 million) cash injection over the past year, the actor has beaten Jackie Chan to the top spot by over $30 million (£19 million). For the first...

Jackie Chan Inspired By Will Smith To Work With Son

The Rush Hour star admits he had previously shunned the idea of collaborating with Jaycee, because he wanted the 32 year old to find his own way as an actor and singer in...

Chris Tucker Confirms Plans For Rush Hour 4

Chan first raised the possibility of a Rush Hour 4 film last month (Jun15), when he revealed he was meeting with Tucker for dinner in Beverly Hills, California to discuss the idea, and...

Jackie Chan Offering Funding For Young Chinese Filmmakers

The martial arts superstar, through his Project A: Young Filmmaker Development Fund, has teamed up with organisers at the Cannes Market for the 3rd Annual New Chinese Film Talents Forum. Eight aspiring...

Jackie Chan Supports The Death Penalty

Jackie Chan supports the use of the death penalty for some drug offenders.The 61-year-old movie star - whose son Jaycee Chan spent six months in prison in China after police uncovered marijuana in his home...

Jackie Chan Named Anti-drug Spokesman For Singapore

The Rush Hour star's 32-year-old son Jaycee spent six months behind bars after he was convicted of allowing others to take drugs in his apartment, following a police raid on his home which...

Jaycee Chan Released From "Harsh" Chinese Prison, Apologises For Drug Use

Jaycee Chan, Jackie Chan's son, has been freed from jail on drug charges. The 32-year-old actor was arrested in August 2014 after police found 100 grams of marijuana at his Beijing apartment. He was...

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