Jackie Chan almost blow-dried women's hair for a living

6 March 2013 / 3 years 7 months ago

If Jackie Chan (成龙) hadn’t become an actor, he might’ve worked at a hair salon.Yes, the martial arts and action movie star -- now shampoo spokesperson -- says he’s pretty awesome with blow-drying hair and he’s done it for several of his co-stars, reports an article in May Daily.Brigitte Lin (林青霞), Liza Wang (汪明荃) and his wife, former actress Joan Lin (林鳳嬌), 59, have all been on the receiving end of his beauty shop talent.“I enjoy blow-drying women’s hair and I’m good at it,‘ said 58-year-old Jackie. “I’ve done it for several actresses, but the most has been for the most important woman in my life, Joan.‘“My mother had long hair and I enjoyed blow-drying her hair when I was young,‘ he told reporters at the shampoo event in China.As for his own mane, Jackie said he hasn’t had a buzz cut since 1986 -- all because of a superstitious fear.“I got a buzz cut once and right after that I got injured on the set [of Armour Of God] and nearly died,‘ he said. “Since then everyone has told me not to cut it like that again.‘

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