Chan kicks off 100th movie project milestone

HONG KONG - Jackie Chan has celebrated a milestone with the announcement of his 100th movie project - a collaboration with Rumble in the Bronx director Stanley Tong.

HONG KONG - Jackie Chan has celebrated a milestone with the announcement of his 100th movie project - a collaboration with Rumble in the Bronx director Stanley Tong.

The Rush Hour star said on his website he will co-direct the film, tentatively called Chinese Zodiac, with Tong, with shooting to take place in China, Austria and France.

Tong, whose credits include the TV series Martial Law and the comedy movie Mr Magoo, directed Chan, 55, in the 1995 action film Rumble in the Bronx, and the 2005 fantasy The Myth. Chan's main spokesperson, Solon So, said Chan will invest in the movie with his frequent partner, Hong Kong-based Emperor Motion Pictures.

He, however, declined to reveal the plot or budget. - Sapa-AP

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