Making a Sequel to the Movie ’Shanghai Noon’, Jackie Chan is expected to “fight” again in Hollywood
Updated: September 7, 2016
Recently, the famous movie star Jackie Chan achieved the Academy Award for lifetime achievement which was granted by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, now he began to prepare his next film project, it is said, he will star the third movie of the ‘Shanghai Noon’ series.
According to the report from foreign media, Jackie Chan had made a number of Action comedy films which helped him create a whole new sky in Hollywood, now, Jackie Chan is expected to return to Hollywood by this film, the news showed that Jackie could work together with the comedy star Owen Wilson again to shoot this new movie, the writer of the ‘Shanghai Noon’ will also return and the director of this new film is Jared Hess, who also directed the movie ’Napoleon Dynamite’.
The first two films in this series were respectively released in 2000 and 2003, the two films were starred by Jackie Chan and Hollywood comedy actor Owen Wilson, the two works respectively achieves $100 million and $88 million box office, but compared with another Jackie Chan Hollywood movie ‘Rush Hour’ series, both the popularity and box office of ‘Shanghai Noon’ series was slightly inferior.
In the latest sequel, Jackie Chan and Wilson will be both rushed to Africa and the Egyptian pyramids to experience adventure, the pattern of the film will be even greater.
The Shanghai Noon 3 is currently being polished and is expected to be formally put on the shooting schedule in the early 2017; the candidates of the heroine will also be a secret. The film is expected to be released in 2018.
We are expecting the two famous comedy actors could wipe out new sparkles on the screen again.