Jackie Chan Upcoming Movies– Before presenting you with Jackie Chan upcoming movies, let’s have a quick look at the actor’s persona.
Jackie Chan is a famous Hollywood film actor, director, producer and stuntman. By profession, he’s a martial arts champion who was trained in Hong Kong.
He’s quite witty, humorous and cool guy with a passion to enact in films. As far as Chan’s Hollywood career goes, he has appeared in as many as 150 odd films. Well, are all excited to know about Jackie Chan movies.
Chan is also known for his unmatched acrobatic fights, comic styles, lucrative timings along with unbelievable stunts.
He’s trained in Hapkido and Kunfu (both come in the category of martial arts) and has been entertaining in movies since 1960’s. The star has appeared both in Hollywood and Bollywood films.
Jackie Chan has received numerous awards and recognition to his name. For example, he has received the most prestigious Hollywood walk of fame and even has referenced in different kinds of video games, songs and cartoon characters.
You won’t believe, he’s professionally trained as a vocalist and also a Mando-pop & Canto-pop performer.
Jackie Chan Net Worth
Jackie has, in fact, released a plethora of his albums where he has sung a number of theme tracks for the movies where he has featured. Jackie Chan’s net worth (as per Forbes) in 2015 is estimated to be somewhere $355 million.
Early Life and Film Career
Before presenting you with Jackie Chan upcoming movies, let’s have a look at his film career and initial life struggle.
Jackie was born on April 7, 1954 in Hong Kong. He’s better regarded as Chan Kong-sang who pretended to be refugees arose from the Chinese civil war. Chang was expected to receive his primary education from a school on Hong Kong Island but failed miserably in the first year itself.
After that he was sent to an Opera School where he joined the performance group of most bright students.
After he entered into the film industry, he got the golden opportunity to learn Hapkido. Soon he was trained in the martial art under the supervision of Grand Master Jin Pal Kim and grabbed his black belt.
He’s trained in some other well known martial arts as well like Taekwondo, Karate, Judo and Jeet Kune Do.
Being a child actor (at the age of 5 years), Chan started appearing in short roles. After he attained 8 years of age, he appeared in some films like Big and Little Wong (1962), The Love Eterne (1963), The Medallion (2013).
In the year 1971, Chan was signed to a company named great film company, after he appeared (as an extra) in another kung fu film. These are some of the Jackie Chan top movies that worked for him well in his career.
For fans, Jackie Chan movies are something like they can never going to miss in any way. This shows the love and respect of his fans towards his movies.
After attaining 17 years of age, Jackie Chan started working as a stuntman in some of the Bruce Lee films like Enter the Dragon and Fist of Fury.
He got his first break in a film named Little Tiger of Canton. Jackie Chan has been nominated 34 times and has won 28 times apart from achieving so many other milestones. Let’s now take a look at Jackie Chan upcoming movies.
Jackie Chan Movies
KUNG FU YOGA
THE NUT JOB 2
Movie Name: The Nut Job 2
Genre: Animation and Family
Released Date: August 18, 2017
Directed By: Callan Brunker
Produced By: Sook Yhun, Harry Linden
Casts: Jackie Chan, Maya Rudolph, Katherine Heigl, Will Arnett
THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE
Movie Name: The Lego Ninjago Movie
Genre: Action, Animation and Comedy
Released Date: September 22, 2017
Directed By: Bob Logan, Paul Fisher, Charlie Bean
Produced By: Roy Lee, Dan Lin, Christopher Miller
Casts: Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Abbi Jacobson, Michael Peña
Movie Name: The Foreigner
Genre: Action and Adventure
Released Date: October 13, 2017
Directed By: Martin Campbell
Produced By: Roy Lee, Dan Lin, Christopher Miller
Casts: Jackie Chan,Katie Leung, Pierce Brosnan, Liu Tao
VIY2: JOURNEY TO CHINA
Movie Name: Viy 2: Journey to China
Genre: Adventure, Fantassy
Released Date: February 2018
Directed By: Oleg Stepchenko
Produced By: Gleb Fetisov, Alexey A. Petrukhin
Casts: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Charles Dance, Jackie Chan, Rutger Hauer
Movie Info- As per the update released on June 05, 2017 by Chinese Radio, Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger are both set to feature in their upcoming project titled- The Mystery of Iron Mask: The Journey to China.
This will be a Russian-Chinese co-production and will star both Chan and Schwarzenegger. The film is scheduled to be released in Feb 2018.
Jackie Chan Upcoming Movies
RIDE ON (2022)
Movie Name: Ride On
Genre: Action Thriller
Released Date: 2022 (TBA)
Directed By: Yang Zi
Produced By: Alibaba Pictures, Beijing Hairun Pictures
Casts: Jackie Chan, Guo Qilin, Liu Haocun
Jackie Chan has commenced shooting for his upcoming film titled ‘Ride On’. As per a report published on Variety, it will be a martial art film about a man and his horse.
The film is slated to release in 2022. It’s both written and directed by Yang Zi. The film will be produced in the association of HG Entertainment Film Company, Beijing Hairun Pictures and Alibaba Pictures.
The Chinese title of the film titled ‘Ride On’ is translated as “Dragon Horse Spirit,”. Here, the dragon simply refers to Jackie Chan’s martial arts history. And the horse is being referred to his beloved mount. Along with Chan, the film also stars Guo Qilin and Liu Haocun.