5 things you may not know about Jackie Chan

23 December 2013 / 2 years 10 months ago

Even though he is an action superstar, Jackie Chan has no airs about him. This is just one of several things you may not know about the Hong Kong actor.

These surprising facts were revealed when Jackie Chan was in town recently.

His latest film Police Story 2013 opens Dec 24, and Jackie Chan attended the movie's press conference at Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum.

Here are 5 things you may not know about Jackie Chan, as reported by RazorTV and The Straits Times Communities. 

1. He has no superstar airs

When Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chan was in town for movie promotions recently, he helped to move a chair away from the stage to make room for a photo call.

2. He is really Mr Nice Guy

Just like the title of his 1997 movie Mr Nice Guy, Jackie is also a nice guy off screen. During a group interview with local media after the press conference, he helped reporters to arrange the audio recorders on the table.

3. He really loves singing

Even after the emcee ushered him off stage after the press conference, he was seen mouthing to the lyrics of Rescue, the theme song for Police Story 2013. With more than 20 albums under his belt, Jackie has been singing the theme songs of his movies since the 1980s.

4. He puckers up when he listens

5. He is the master of the blow-dry

What do movie stars Brigitte Lin Ching Hsia, Liza Wang and Sammo Hung have in common? They've all had a hairy encounter with Jackie, who has an unexpected talent when it comes to coiffure management.

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