Jackie Chan is an international actor, movie stuntman, director, producer, and martial artist. Jackie Chan was born on April 7, 1954, in Hong Kong to parents, Charles and Lee-lee Chan. His birth name is Chan Kong-sang which means “born in Hong Kong.” He was 12 pounds at birth causing his mother to undergo surgery. He has two brothers and two sisters: Fang Shide, Fang Shisheng, Guilan Chan, and Yulan Chan, respectively. He married in 1982 to Lin Feng-Jiao He has two children. One son, Jaycee Chan, born in 1982 is an actor and singer. One daughter, Etta Ng Chok Lam, by ex-girlfriend and mistress, Elaine Ng Yi-Lei, was born in 1999, and is 17. He resides in Beijing, China.
Jackie experienced success in Hong Kong and Asia before making movies in America. His first successful movie in America was Rumble in the Bronx. (1996). He starred in films such as Shanghai Noon, Kung Fu Panda 2, Karate Kid 2, and Cannonball Run making him a Hollywood A-list actor. His most famous American movies where the Rush Hour series: Rush Hour (1998), Rush Hour 2 (2001) which paid Chan $20 million and Rush Hour 3 which paid him $25 million. Most recently, he works as an Ambassador for UNICEF/UNAIDS.
Making $49 million per movie, Jackie Chan was the second highest-paid actor on Forbes Highest-Paid Actors list in 2017. He is ranked 59th on Forbes Highest-Paid Celebrity 2018 list. Most of his films are made aboard. His net worth in 2017 was $350 million.