Jackie Chan receives Honorary Oscar Award 2016
On 12 Nov 2016 (13 Nov, Singapore/Asia time), the Oscar committee and Chris Tucker presented Jackie Chan (62) with an honorary Oscar award for his lifetime of contributions to the film industry.
Jackie Chan says,'My dream has come true! I have been in this industry for 56 years, completed over 200 movies, broken countless bones, and finally I have an Oscar award.... thank you Hollywood, those years taught me alot and made me a little more popular.
To all my fans across the world, you have given me the reason to continue making movies, and for you, I will continue jumping out of windows (from skyscrapers), kicking, fighting, and breaking more bones in the future to come.'
Jackie Chan is the first Chinese to receive an Oscar Award and the 4th Asian. Jackie Chan has said earlier that he has the intention to win another Oscar Award besides this non-competitive, honorary one.
The other Oscar Honorary Award winners, Jackie Chan at 62 is the youngest among them.
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