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 Jackie Chan Height Weight Body Statistics Favorites Facts 

 

Birth Name

Kong-Sang Chan

Nick Name

Y’uen Lo

Sing Lung

Pao Pao

Other Names

Big Brother

Fong Si-Lung

 

Hair Color

Black

 

Eye Color

Brown

 

Born On

7 April, 1954

Birth Place

Victoria Peak, Hong Kong

 

Origin

British Hong Kong

Ancestry

Chinese, Linzi, Shandong

 

Family

Jackie Chan was born to Charles Chan and Lee Lee Chan, refugees from the Chinese Civil War and worked for French Ambassador in Honk Kong. Jackie was nicknamed Pao Pao because the high energy child was always rolling around. His father adopted Chan as last name because to protect his family from new Communist Government.

Jackie Chan has two half sisters named Chen Guilan and Chen Yulan and two half brothers named Fang Shide and Fang Shisheng.

 

Religion

Buddhist

 

Zodiac Sign

Aries

 

Occupation

Actor, Producer, Director, Martial Artist, Action Choreographer, Screen writer, Singer, Stunt performer and director

Career Year Active

1959

 

Sexual Orientation

Straight

 

Marital Status

In 1982, Jackie Chan married to Taiwanese Actress Ling Feng-Jiao. In the same year the couple had son named Jaycee Chan, an actor and singer.

 

Jackie with his wife

Jackie with his wife

 

Children

Jackie and Ling has one son born in 1982 name Jaycee Chan

 

Education

Jackie attended the Nah-Hwa Primary School on Hong Kong Island but when he failed in first year his parents withdrew him from the school.  Latter his father immigrated to Canberra, Australia, where Jackie attended China Drama Academy, a Peking Opera School run by Master Yu Jim-yuen. He trained in martial arts and acrobatics. In 1976, Chan briefly attended Dickson College. 

Height

5 ft 8.5 inches or 1.74 m

 

Weight

165 lbs or 75 Kg

 

Shoe Size

10

Waist

34″

 

Trade Marks

Expert Martial Artist

He likes to give “thumbs up”

Perform his own stunts

He always plays role of good guy in movies except Ru Jing Cha (1974)

 

First Film

Name: Big And Little Wong Tin Bar

Year: 1962

Jackie Chan played a singing kid and fights a man. He acted in this film when he was 8 year old.

 

First Breakthrough Film

Name: Snake in the Eagle Shadow

Year: 1978

Role: Chien Fu

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First TV Show

Name: Jackie Chan Adventures (animated series)

Year: 2000 to 2005

Role: Himself

This show was the fictionalized version of Jackie Chan and he hosted this TV Series for five years

 

First Musical Recording

Song Name: Kung Fu Fighting Man 

Year: 1980

This is theme song played over the closing credits of 1980 film  The Young Maters

 

First Album

Name: Love Me

Year: 1984

Total Tracks: 8

Best Known for

Jackie Chan best known for his acting and stunts as well as for his singing. Performs all stunts by his own.

 

Genres 

Cantopop, Mandopop, Hong Kong, English Pop, J-pop

 

Girlfriend

Jackie Chan dated actress and Miss Asia Elaine Ng Yi-Lei and had a daughter named Etta Ng Chok Lam from Elaine. After his marriage Jackie Chan admiited his affair with Elaine but did not formally acknowledge Etta as her daughter.

 

Favorite Color: Blue, Black, White, Beige

Favorite Food: Rice, Crab, Dumplings, Steamed Buns, ice cream, Hot Thai Soup, he likes all kind of food

Favorite Drink: Green Tea

Favorite Films: The Matrix, Singin’ in the Rain, Gone With The Wind

 

Jackie Chan Fact’s

  • His father original surname was Fong, so in late 90′s he changed his name to Fong-Si Lung
  • Released 20 albums since 1984
  • Won 27 awards and nominated for 33
  • His name Kong Sang means Born in Hong Kong
  • His name Sing Lung means Already a Dragon
  • He prefers to do action films
  • In order to perform his own stunts he broke his nose 3 times, ankles one time, both cheek bones, skull and most of the fingers
  • One of his female fan committed suicide when she came to know that Jackie Chan is married and another female fan attempted suicide but saved.
  • He has a permanent hole in his head because of stunt accident
  • Worked with Bruce Lee as stunt coordinator
  • Best friend of Sylvester Stallone 
  • He lives in Beverly Hills, California