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Jackie Chan wishes to join the CCP, Chinese social media users say he’s not qualified

Action superstar Jackie Chan has publicly expressed his interest in joining the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) during a symposium for Chinese film in Beijing last week. 

CCP admirer: The martial arts icon revealed his desire to become an official member of the CCP after being asked to comment on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s speech at the party’s centennial celebration on July 1, reported Business Insider

Jackie Chan and Other Hong Kong Celebrities Vow to Protect Chinese Flag

Jackie Chan has aligned himself to be among the patriotic Chinese who declared themselves “flag bearers,” soon after news emerged that protesters in Hong Kong threw the Chinese national flag into the sea.

Last week, protesters ripped the Chinese national flag off the flag pole on the Tsim Sha Tsui side of Victoria Harbour and hurled it into the waters. The flag was then replaced with flags bearing the words “Hong Kong Independence.” 

Japanese Rockstar Sorry for Eating Dinner With Jackie Chan During Hong Kong Protests

X Japan member Yoshiki came under fire after posting a picture of himself having dinner with Jackie Chan during the Hong Kong anti-extradition law protests last week.

The 53-year-old musician shared the post on his social media accounts on June 12, showing a private dinner that he had with Chan, who is said to be a “prominent and outspoken supporter of the Communist Party of China,” according to SoraNews24.

Jay Chou Slammed for Hanging Out With Jackie Chan During Hong Kong Protests

Netizens are criticizing Taiwanese American star Jay Chou for socializing with Jackie Chan right in the middle of a tense political climate in Hong Kong.Chan, 65, arrived in Taiwan on June 12 to promote “I Am Me,” his first pop album in 16 years.
 In a press conference, the kung fu star, a native of Hong Kong, was asked for his opinion regarding the protests of over one million people in the city against the controversial extradition bill.“I only just found out yesterday that there was a big parade in Hong Kong. I don’t know anything about it,” said Chan.
 
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Fun with friends! Promoting my album…😁

A post shared by Jackie Chan 成龍 (@jackiechan) on Jun 12, 2019 at 8:25am PDT

Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan Possibly Tease ‘Rush Hour 4’ in B-Day Post on Instagram

It has been confirmed many times before – in 2017 and earlier last year – that “Rush Hour 4,” the purported final installment of the legendary buddy cop film franchise, is happening.  

However, at the time those announcements were made, the two lead actors of the series, Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, weren’t in close proximity to each other. But that all changed yesterday when Chan and Tucker shared a picture together to celebrate the former on his 65th birthday.

‘Rush Hour’ May Get an All-Female Lead Remake

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The “Rush Hour” franchise is getting a reboot with a familiar twist; the leads of the famous buddy-cop series are set to be women this time around.

According to That Hashtag Show, STX Studios is quietly working on a remake of the famed film franchise, with actress Li Bingbing being offered the co-lead role originated by Jackie Chan. No other significant details have been reported as of yet.