- · This news made headline back then, but somehow, this 2015 interview suddenly resurfaced on the internet.
- · The 63-year-old also revealed that he had many girlfriends when he was young and that the romance between him and Joan Lin started to fizzle out a long time ago
Today, we found this old interview of Jackie Chan which was taking in the year 2015 where he opened up about his personal life.
In a one-on-one interview with China Press, Jackie said that confessed that he married his longtime girlfriend, Joan Lin (Now his wife) in 1982 after she got pregnant with their son, Jaycee. The two were married to each other for 35 years now.
Jackie said “It was an accident which conceived Jaycee. I had never thought of getting married back then, but I felt it was akin to being forced to get married.”
This news made headline back then, but somehow, this 2015 interview suddenly resurfaced on the internet.
In the same interview, the actor said that he had ‘many girlfriends’ when he was young and how he secretly married Lin in a Los Angeles coffee shop in 1982.
The 63-year-old also revealed that he had many girlfriends when he was young and that the romance between him and Joan Lin started to fizzle out a long time ago. According to Shanghaiist.com, Jackie has been rumoured to have had many extra-marital affairs. One of them was a former beauty queen Elaine Ng, who gave birth to Jackie’s daughter Etta Ng in 1999.
Jackie admitted that his affair with Ng was a terrible mistake, and said he “only committed a sin that many men in the world commit.”
The relationship between Jackie and his daughter is said to be not good. His son Jaycee was in the news in 2014 when he got arrested after cops seized more than 100 grams of marijuana from his apartment in Beijing, China. Later, he was sentenced to six months in jail.
On the other hand, Etta,17-year-old. Chan's daughter said she and her father never really had a father-daughter relationship and calling him as a stranger. She was in the news earlier in April as she was hospitalised in Hong Kong after suspected suicide attempt.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:56 PM IST