JACKIE CHAN

Biography project for Mrs. Hemry's 8th grade Language Arts class. Made by Noah

Chackie Chan was born in April 1955 in Hong Kong, China and is still alive.

Significant Events that Affected Jackie Chan's Life

  • WWII

Chackie Chan's Childhood

When Chackie was born, his mother and father had just escaped to Hong Kong, so they named him Chan Kong-Sang, which means born in Hong Kong. He lived with his mother and father being servants to a politician and his family. When he was six his mother and father gave him to the China Drama Academy. He lived most of his childhood and teen years there, and was eventually adopted by Master Yu, who ran the academy. Jackie eventually left the academy to become part of the growing film industry.

People who influenced Jackie's life

  • Charles Chan (Father) Raised/Trained Jackie during his early childhood.
  • Lee Lee Chan (Mother) Raised Jackie during his early childhood.
  • Master Yu (Adopted Father) Raised/Trained Jackie for the rest of his childhood and teen years.

Unique Facts

  • His original name was Chan Kong-Sang
  • His name means "born in Hong Kong" Chan
  • He was born on the year of the Horse

Accomplishments

  • Graduate of the China Drama Academy
  • He has starred in many films
  • He has won many awards

The theme of Jackie's life

Jackie's life wasn't an easy one and it shows that hard work and persistence can pay off.

Jackie's words of advice

  • Work hard and it just might pay off.
  • Never quit over something that isn't worth it.

Work cited

  • "The Official Jackie Chan Website." The Official Jackie Chan Website. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 Mar. 2015.
  • "Jackie Chan: Global Action Superstar And Humble Legend?" Moviepilot.com. N.p., 22 Jan. 2015. Web. 03 Mar. 2015.
  • "Jackie Chan Calls America The Most Corrupt Country In The World."Illuminati Agenda. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 Mar. 2015.
  • "Den of Geek." Den of Geek. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Mar. 2015.
  • "Fanpop - Fan Clubs for Everything. What Are You a Fan Of?" Fanpop - Fan Clubs for Everything. What Are You a Fan Of? N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Mar. 2015.
  • "The Memory Dump – 12.04.14 – Jackie Chan Hacks Sony, NK Takes Credit."KPCRadiocom. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Mar. 2015.

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Great use of pictures! Nice work, Noah! 😀