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Jackie Chan Plans to Make His Own Musical

January 9, 2010 (5:31 am) GMT
The Mr. Han of 'The Karate Kid' reveals his plan to tell his life from how he got into film industry until what he has become today in a musical.

is planning to tell his life story through song and dance - the martial arts star is writing his own musical. The Chinese action hero admits he's been a fan of American musicals since he was a kid, and now he's eager to complete one of his own - and share his inspiring rise to the top.

He explains, "I love 'The Sound of Music'. When I was young, I didn't know English and I saw the whole movie. I'm planning to do 'I Am Jackie Chan: The Musical'. I've got a very interesting background. I will talk about how I got into the film business... and how I've come to be today. It's a very interesting, classical musical."

Jackie Chan made his first huge blockbuster in Hollywood when starring opposite in 1998 movie "Rush Hour". Chan also will be seen in upcoming movie "" which is scheduled to hit U.S. theaters on June 11. Joining him in cast ensemble are and .

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