Chinese actor Jackie Chan among winners of Academy's Honorary Award

Xinhua | 2016-11-14 09:15

Chinese actor Jackie Chan among winners of Academy's Honorary Award

Actor Jackie Chan reacts as he accepts his Honorary Award as actor Chris Tucker (center) looks on at the 8th Annual Governors Awards in Los Angeles, California, US, November 12, 2016. [Photo/Agencies]

"Twenty-three years ago, I saw this little thing (Oscar statuette) in my friend's house. I touched it, kissed it, and smelled it; I believe there are still my finger prints on it," Chan joked.

"After 56 years in the film industry, making more than 200 films, and broke so many bones, finally, this is mine," he said, "I want to thank Hong Kong, an incredible city, my hometown. (Thank) who made me, China, my country, I am proud to be Chinese."

"Millions of thanks to all my friends, fans around the world, because you I have a reason to continue to make movies, jumping out of a window, kicking and punching and breaking my bone, thank you so much!" he added.

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