LOS ANGELES: Chinese action movie star Jackie Chan on weekday became the primary person to double leave the imprints of his hands and feet in cement at Hollywood's renowned Chinese Theater.
Chan, who has starred in certain 150 films in a career spanning more
than 40 years, first remaining imprints in the forecourt of the movie in
1997, increasing the collection which includes monitor legends from
Clark Gable to Marilyn Monroe.
But over the years, as possession of stage modified hands, the cement block that includes Chan's prints was lost. Slabs area unit modified typically to create area for brand new entries within the assortment.
Representatives at the recently named TCL Chinese Theater confirmed that Chan was the primary cuckold inductee. They same they didn't apprehend once the prints nonexistent however were positive that the block wasn't purloined from the courtyard.
On Thursday Chan left imprints of his hands, feet and nose in cement,
accompanied by his "Rush Hour" co-star Chris Tucker and "The Karate
Kid" co-star Jaden Smith.
Chan, 59, told a crowd gathered for the occasion that he had always dreamed of having his prints in cement at the theater
"My first time in the Chinese Theater, I walked on the red carpet ...
and I see that there are so many stars doing the interviews. And at
that time I had nothing to do, standing there looking around," he said.
"During all those years I dreamed. Slowly, slowly, I got there," the actor said.
Chan has become one among China's biggest film stars, crossing into Hollywood movies along with his martial art fighting skills and skill to try and do his own action stunts.