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Chan Trained Maggie Q

Actress MAGGIE Q has JACKIE CHAN to thank for her acting career - because the movie superstar chose to mentor her as the next action film femme fatale when even she had doubts about her...

Streisand & Chan Help Obama Welcome Chinese President

Singing legend BARBRA STREISAND and action star JACKIE CHAN added a touch of Hollywood glamour to a U.S. state dinner at the White House on Wednesday (19Jan11) in honour of China's President HU JINTAO.U.S. President...

Eclipse Eclipses All Others At People's Choice Awards

It's not likely to win the Oscar for best film -- or even to garner a nomination -- but The Twilight Saga Eclipse was the People's Choice winner for best overall movie Monday night. It...

Mia Wasikowska Ties With Johnny Depp In Forbes' List Of Highest Grossing Stars

Mia Wasikowska has tied with Johnny Depp in Forbes' list of highest grossing stars. The relative newcomer - who took the leading role of Alice in Tim Burton's 'Alice in Wonderland', which earnt over $1...

Leonardo Dicaprio Highest-grossing Actor Of 2010

Leonardo DiCaprio is 2010's highest-grossing actor. The 36-year-old actor - who had movies 'Shutter Island' and 'Inception' out in cinemas this year - saw his two projects gross over $1 billion at cinemas worldwide, with...

Chan Quit Bouncer Ambitions After Tooth Discovery

JACKIE CHAN abandoned his dream of becoming a nightclub bouncer after a man's tooth was left embedded in his hand after a nasty scuffle.The Chinese legend trained in martial arts to help land him a...

Jackie Chan's Film Museum?

Jackie Chan wants to open a museum filled with things he has collected.The 'Karate Kid' actor plans to create Jackie Chan World, a place where he can put everything he has purchased over the years...

Maggie Q Stars In 'Nikita'

MAGGIE Q stars in the new action-drama 'Nikita', which premieres tonight on The CW (9th September 2010). The 31-year-old actress plays a female assassin, echoing the themes of the 1990 hit film 'La Femme Nikita'...

Chan Stung By Alleged Shampoo Problem

Martial arts star JACKIE CHAN has come under fire for endorsing a shampoo which allegedly contained carcinogens.The Rush Hour star has used his movie fame to pitch all manner of products in China, but the...

Chan Wants Kung Fu Introduced To Olympics

Action star JACKIE CHAN is campaigning to bring more martial arts to the Olympics - he wants kung fu to be recognised as an official sport at the Games.The Karate Kid star began learning kung...

Serious Actor Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan gets bored with being asked to be an action star.The 56-year-old actor confesses he has little appetite to recreate roles such as Inspector Lee in 'Rush Hour' and would prefer to work on...

The Karate Kid Comes To London

The stars of 'The Karate Kid' were in London last night for the movie's UK premiere (15.07.10).Jackie Chan and Jaden Smith -accompanied by his parents, 'The Karate Kid' producers Will and Jada and sister Willow...

Will Smith's Tears Of Pride

Will Smith cries whenever he sees his son Jaden on the big screen. The 41-year-old actor - who produced the 12-year-old actor's latest work 'The Karate Kid' alongside his wife Jada Pinkett Smith - takes...

Smiths And Chan Defy Hurricane To Continue Karate Kid Tour

JACKIE CHAN and WILL SMITH and his family have refused to let a hurricane stop them from promoting the KARATE KID movie in Mexico - the stars have flown into the eye of a storm...

Chan: 'Jaden Smith Could Be The New Jackie Chan'

JACKIE CHAN is convinced his THE KARATE KID co-star JADEN SMITH has what it takes to be the next great martial artist superstar - because the youngster is so dedicated to his new fighting skills.Chan...

Karate Kid Takes Down A-team

Thanks to a surprisingly robust performance by Sony/Columbia's The Karate Kid , the box office returned to plus territory over the weekend with the gross for the top 12 films up 9.69 percent over the...

Jaden Smith For Kid Return

Jaden Smith is likely to play the Karate Kid again.The 11-year-old actor and his co-star Jackie Chan have formed such a strong partnership when working on the martial arts movie remake - which is currently...

Movie Reviews The Karate Kid

If you've never seen the original Karate Kid -- and if you're among the under-30s who make up the primary movie audience, you probably haven't -- then you'll probably enjoy the remake, which stars Jackie...

Chan Was A Bully

JACKIE CHAN was a childhood bully - and he only quit tormenting other kids after learning martial arts.The Rush Hour star picked on his classmates until his dad, Charles, found out about his bad behaviour...

Chan Delivers Water To Drought Sufferers

JACKIE CHAN has pitched in to help those affected by a drought in China - by personally delivering much-needed water to the area.The martial arts master travelled to TongRen in China's Guizhou province, where there...

Chan Leads Charity Concert For China's Earthquake Victims

JACKIE CHAN was the star of a charity concert on Monday (26Apr10) which raised $4.8 million (£3.1 million) for victims of the recent earthquake in China.More than 100 celebrities from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan...

Chan's Charitable Birthday Celebration

Action hero JACKIE CHAN celebrated his 56th birthday on Wednesday (07Apr10) by raising money for those affected by a drought in China.The martial arts star gathered friends and family to mark his special day with...

Kids' Choice Robert Downey Jr

Robert Downey Jr. and Katy Perry are set to present prizes at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday (27.03.10).The famous pair are among a host of stars, including Tina Fey, Steve Carell, Chris Rock,...

Chan Campaigns For Cancer Kid

JACKIE CHAN has launched an internet campaign to help secure a bone marrow donor for an eight-year-old girl suffering from leukaemia.The martial arts star was so moved when he heard about the plight of Natalie...

Happy Hero Paul Bettany

Paul Bettany was desperate to use a machine gun in new film role. The actor - who plays an angel trying to save the world in action movie 'Legion' - said he chose the role...

Valletta: 'I Didn't Make Chan Ill'

Model/actress AMBER VALLETTA has taken offence to action man JACKIE CHAN's allegations she gave him a virus on the set of their new movie THE SPY NEXT DOOR.The martial arts star shared his first onscreen...

Movie Reviews The Spy Next Door

The Spy Next Door is a kids comedy starring Jackie Chan. What more is there to write about? That's the dilemma critics face in reviewing this film. Many of them end up reviewing the outtakes...

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