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Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan (Chan Kong-sang) is a Hong Kong-born actor and action choreographer best known for his role as Detective Inspector Lee in Rush Hour. He is notable for bringing humour to martial arts movies and, over the course of appearing in more than 150 films, has become one of the only actors to perform all of his own stunts. Chan, an ambassador for UNICEF/UNAIDS, has received stars on the Hong Kong Avenue of Stars and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. An operatically trained vocalist, Chan is also a Cantopop and Mandopop star, having released a number of albums and sung many of the theme songs for the films in which he has starred. 

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PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 06 March, 2013, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 06 March, 2013, 2:51am

We [in China] are too loose in law enforcement. Our law enforcement has to be stricter

Actor Jackie Chan courts more controversy at the CPPCC


It was just a last-minute panic

Captain Nigel Pryke on evasive action by coxswain Chow Chi-wai before the Lamma ferry tragedy


[He] promptly vanished into the night to fight crime and the fear of crime in Bradford

UK police spokesman on a vigilante who brought a criminal to justice dressed as Batman



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