Jackie Chan is a name in the world of cinema who is known not only for his tremendous action but also for his comedy. He is one such actor who is chosen in almost every country. The Hong Kong martial artist, who started his career at the age of just five, has acted in about 131 films so far. Today (April 7) is Jackie’s 68th birthday. Although you must have heard a lot about Jackie Chan but do you know that your favorite actor has a special connection with India. let’s find out.
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Let us tell you that 68-year-old Jackie Chan has worked in many superhit films. Jackie Chan has learned many other forms of martial arts, including Judo and Taekwondo. Jackie Chan started working in Hong Kong cinema in the 70s and 80s and became a big star in the 90s. You must have seen Jackie Chan working with big stars in many action films but did you know that he has also shared the screen with Indian stars. You may be surprised to hear this but it is absolutely true. Your favorite action actor has worked with Bollywood action hero Sonu Sood.
Jackie and Sonu were seen together in ‘Kung Fu Yoga’
The Chinese star was seen working with Bollywood actors in the 2017 comedy action film ‘Kung Fu Panda’. The film revolves around archeology professor Jack, who teams up with an Indian professor to find the lost treasures of India. Along with these two actors, Bollywood actress Disha Patni and Amyra Dastu are also seen in it. Half of the film has been shot in China and half in India.
Jackie is afraid of Indian dance
Jackie Chan was also seen dancing with Disha Patani in the film ‘Kung Fu Yoga’. But do you know that Jackie Chan, who has become famous all over the world for his dangerous antics, is afraid of dancing. While promoting the film in India, Jackie Chan revealed that he finds dance songs in Indian films more difficult than action. “My head doesn’t move much more than me,” said Jackie. I asked the choreographer to tell me the easy steps
Mallika and Jackie pair
Jackie Chan has previously been seen working with actors in Indian cinema. Earlier, he shared a screen space with Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat. Mallika Sherawat and Jackie Chan starred in the 2005 film The Myth. Mallika had a very small role in ‘The Myth’ in which she appeared on screen for just eight minutes with Jackie.