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Chan Leaves Half His Fortune To Charity

Hong Kong actor JACKIE CHAN will donate half of his fortune to his own charity when he dies. The RUSH HOUR kung fu star refuses to disclose his current net worth, but he revealed his...

Ratner Wants Mckellen To Play It Bad In Rush Hour 3

Movie-maker BRETT RATNER is hoping to persuade busy British thespian SIR IAN MCKELLEN to play the villain in his third RUSH HOUR movie. Ratner, who directed MCKellen in the new X-MEN film, THE LAST STAND,...

Chan's Misery Over Missing Dog

Kung fu movie star JACKIE CHAN is devastated after his beloved pet dog JONES ran away from his Hong Kong home. A "substantial" reward is being offered to anyone with any information that will...

Chan Films Bird Flu Warning

Kung fu king JACKIE CHAN is starring in a new short - he appears in a United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) public service announcement warning children about the dangers of bird flu. The goodwill ambassador...

Rush Hour Stars Head To Paris

CHRIS TUCKER, JACKIE CHAN and director BRETT RATNER are all heading to Paris, France, this summer (06) to film the second RUSH HOUR sequel. RUSH HOUR 2 grossed nearly $350 million (GBP200 million) worldwide,...

Chan Attacks Awards Shows

JACKIE CHAN has attacked all movie awards ceremonies as "unfair", insisting the sheer volume of films and prejudices of jurors mean there can never be a clear winner. The kung fu king, who has been...

Chan's Movie Blighted By Baby Troubles

Filming on JACKIE CHAN's new action comedy ROB-B-HOOD was delayed further when the baby they hired to be 'kidnapped' kept falling asleep. Annoyed Chan, who recently had to take time out of filming when he...

Chan Struggles With Injury

LATEST: Kung Fu king JACKIE CHAN is struggling to complete filming of his new film ROB-B-HOOD, because he is still in pain from chest injuries he sustained after a stunt went wrong last week (23MAR06)....

Chan Injured On Set

Kung fu star JACKIE CHAN was admitted to hospital on Thursday (23MAR06) when a stunt went awry on the set of his latest film. A stuntman was wearing the incorrect shoes when he kicked the...

Chan To Be Honoured At Hong Kong Festival

JACKIE CHAN will be honoured at next month's (APR06) Hong Kong Film Festival, along with a host of other martial arts icons . CHING SIU-TUNG will be honoured for designing the fight scenes in HOUSE...

Chan's Fireman Aspirations

Martial arts legend JACKIE CHAN fears he is too old to fulfil his final acting dream and play his ultimate hero - a firefighter. The RUSH HOUR star, who recently served as ambassador for the...

Chan Joins Fight Against Hiv/aids

Action star JACKIE CHAN has joined the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in their campaign to help children living with HIV and AIDS. The RUSH HOUR hardman - who has spent years serving as...

Jones Set For Rush Hour 3

British tough guy VINNIE JONES is to team up with action film director BRETT RATNER on RUSH HOUR 3. The former soccer hardman was set for a central role in X-MEN 3 when Ratner...

Chan + Devito Blow The Whistle On Soccer Film

JACKIE CHAN and DANNY DeVITO are set to be the stars of a new soccer movie, which is to be shot and released in time for the World Cup finals this summer (06). The...

Chan: 'Asia Must Unite Against Hollywood'

Hong Kong action star JACKIE CHAN has called for Asia's film industries to unite against Hollywood if they want preserve their unique cultures. The 51-year-old is concerned the dominance of American movies around the...

Chan Bemoans Press

Martial arts guru JACKIE CHAN has hit out at the media in his native Hong Kong for being too negative. The RUSH HOUR star, whose acting career spans over 40 years, insists newspapers and...

Blair Breaks Chan's Award

British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR'S wife CHERIE became so over-excited when she presented martial arts supremo JACKIE CHAN with the 2005 World Diversity Award last night (23NOV05), she snapped his prized statuette in two....

Rush Hour Returns

CHRIS TUCKER, JACKIE CHAN and director BRETT RATNER have signed up to make a third RUSH HOUR movie. After years of negotiations and speculation the trio will team up again for Rush Hour 3,...

Arnie In China

California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER has arrived in China on a visit to battle movie piracy and promote trade between the two states. Schwarzenegger will take in the capital Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong during...

Chan: 'I Am Not Anti-korea'

Martial arts star JACKIE CHAN has rubbished reports he slammed South Korea's burgeoning movie scene, insisting his remarks were twisted by the press. The RUSH HOUR star was reported to have hit out at...

To Slams Chan And Lau

Hong Kong film-maker JOHNNIE TO has lashed out at Asian megastars JACKIE CHAN and ANDY LAU, after they criticised the Chinese territory's film industry. Hong Kong native Chan claimed the region's industry was in...

Schwarzenegger And Chan To Tackle Chinese Dvd Pirates

TERMINATOR legend ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER and martial arts action pal JACKIE CHAN are joining forces to kick out Chinese DVD pirating. The Hollywood hard man - now Governor of California - is set to front...

Chan Gives Up Action

JACKIE CHAN is so desperate to be taken seriously as an actor he is refusing star in anymore action movies. The 51-year-old THE TUXEDO star hates being known for his martial arts skills over his...

China Honours Screen Stars With Stamps

Screen stars BRUCE LEE, JACKIE CHAN and CHOW YUN-FAT have been celebrated in a special stamp collection in honour of Chinese cinema's 100th anniversary. The collectable treasures, which boast mini biographies of the stars...

Chan Slams Hollywood For Typecasting Him

Martial arts superstar JACKIE CHAN has slammed Hollywood bosses for typecasting him in a string of predictable action comedies which are guaranteed to succeed at the box office. The RUSH HOUR star prefers making...

Chan Slams Demanding Tucker For Delaying Rush Hour

LATEST: Martial arts superstar JACKIE CHAN has accused his RUSH HOUR co-star CHRIS TUCKER of delaying the third sequel of the hit movie by demanding too much power over the project. Tucker pulled out...

Chan Still On Course For Rush Hour 3

LATEST: Martial arts superstar JACKIE CHAN is refusing to give up on a third RUSH HOUR movie even if his sidekick, CHRIS TUCKER, isn't interested. Tucker pulled out of Rush Hour 3 last month...

Chow: Bruce Is The Master

KUNG FU HUSTLE star STEPHEN CHOW owes his success to childhood hero BRUCE LEE - but he admits he will never be as good at martial arts as the ENTER THE DRAGON legend. The...

Chan Awarded French Honour

Kung Fu master JACKIE CHAN has received an honourary medal from the City of Paris in recognition of his illustrious film career - and his sense of humour. The RUSH HOUR actor, 51, was...

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