Jackie Chan net worth: Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film director, producer, stuntman, and singer, Jackie Chan has a net worth of $140 million.
Jackie Chan is a Chinese actor who is recognized internationally for his involvement as an actor in Hollywood as well as Chinese movies industry. He is mostly noted for his action packed comic roles in movies like “Rush Hour series” as well as many others. Jackie is a Walk of Fame starrer along with being starred in Hong Kong Avenue of Stars. This proves his contribution both in the movie industries as well as his international fame and acclamation. Jackie has been active in movies since 1960 and still manages to dominate the movies with his unique style and acting skills.
Jackie was born as Chan Kong-sang on April 7 in British Hong Kong to Chinese Civil war refugees. He was deeply interested in acrobatics and martial arts from early age and managed to become a part of many performing groups in his initial career. He also started acting at an age of five and appeared in minor roles in different films and commercials.
After leaving the show business for some times to complete his high schooling and went on to try his luck once more in film industry where he first served as a stuntman and later went in as an actor. Jackie climbed to fame from the movie “Snake in the Eagle’s Shadow” which made him an overnight sensation in Hong Kong.
Later, Jackie Chan went on to gain extensive recognition and fame from Hollywood movies like “Police Story” sequels, “Dragons Forever”, “Drunken Master”, “Armour of God” series and many others. More recent of his popular works include “The Forbidden Kingdom”, “Spy Next Door”, “The Karate Kid”, “Rush Hour” series. He has also been prominent in cartoons, games and animated movies as a voice actor and the most popular of them has to be “Kung-Fu Panda”. Jackie Chan’s mesmerizing existence in Hollywood has given a lot for his audience to be proud of and to look forward to in the future.
Jackie is a married man who fathers two children, one of whom resulted from his extra-marital affair. Despite that, he is still married to Ling Feng-Jiao and their marriage has lived through more than 33 years. This happy family of an international actor lives extensively in many parts of the world and these frequent quests around the world may not be much of a problem to Jackie as he is noted to be fluent in more than eight languages around the world.
And what would be best for an acclaimed actor who needs to go round the earth every time? A private jet of course, which Jackie does not lack. As of now, this noted philanthropist and the widely popular actor stands strong with his net worth of $140 million.
Quick Facts about Jackie Chan
Full name: Chan Kong-Sang
Birth Date: April 7, 1954
Birth Place: Hong- Kong
Height: 5 ft 8 in
Profession: Actor, producer, director, stuntman, comedian
Marital Status: Married to Ling Feng-Jiao
Astrological Sign: Aries