Download Пліска В., Гопко С. JACKIE CHAN Jackie Chan was born on April 7

yes no Was this document useful for you?
   Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the workof artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Document related concepts

Stunt performer wikipedia , lookup

Пліска В., Гопко С.
Jackie Chan was born on April 7, 1954 in Hong Kong. He is Hong Kong and American actor, stuntman,
director, producer, screenwriter, stunt and fight scenes, singer, philanthropist, UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, a
martial artist. In his movies, he is known for his acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, use of improvised weapons,
and innovative stunts. He is one of the few actors to have performed all of his film stunts. Chan has been acting
since the 1960s and has appeared in over 150 films. Chan has received stars on the Hong Kong Avenue of Stars and
the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Chan attended the Nah-Hwa Primary School on Hong Kong Island but he was failed
his first year. In 1960, his father emigrated to Canberra, Australia, to work as the head cook for the American
embassy, and Chan was sent to the China Drama Academy. After entering the film industry, Chan along with his
friend, Sammo Hung, got the opportunity to train in Hapkido under the grand master Jim Pal Kim, and Chan
eventually attained a black belt. He began his career by appearing in small roles at the age of five. At seventeen, he
worked as a stuntman in the Bruce Lee films Fist of Fury and Enter the Dragon. Chan joined his parents in Canberra
in 1976, where he briefly attended Dickson College and worked as a construction worker. Film career began as a
stuntman, sometimes it took a small episodes and roles. Confidently wielding kung fu, acrobatics, having a good
plasticity and skills dramatics, Chan since the mid-1970s is beginning to play a larger role, and then he puts movies.
He makes paintings plan entertainment - comedy with a demonstration of martial arts and traditional street fights,
gradually forming a new cinematic genre in which he can only work (because only Tran could risk their lives for the
sake of the next trick). Chan had vocal lessons whilst at the Peking Opera School in his childhood. He began
producing records professionally in the 1980s and has gone on to become a successful singer in Hong Kong and
Asia. He has released 20 albums since 1984 and has performed vocals in Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Taiwanese
and English. He often sings the theme songs of his films, which play over the closing credits. In 1982, Chan married
Lin Feng-Jiao, a Taiwanese actress. Their son, singer and actor Jaycee Chan, was born that same year.
Роботу виконано під керівництвом асистента кафедри іноземних мов Лебедєвої О.А.