Indian film industry and the Bollywood actors have always lured the overseas actors and filmmakers. Aamir Khan, one of the most prominent actors in the industry, also known as Mr. Perfectionist has a new fan, now from Hollywood.
According to a report in Hindustan Times, Hollywood actor Jackie Chan, who has always displayed his love for Bollywood says that he turned an overnight fan of Aamir after watching his highly acclaimed movie ‘3 Idiots’.
Also saying that the movie was a huge success in Hing Kong, Chan said, “I watch very few Bollywood movies, but I loved 3 Idiots (2009). It was a huge success in Hong Kong. I became an Aamir Khan fan overnight. I think he is a terrific actor.”
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Jackie, who was seen with actress Mallika Sherawat in ‘The Myth’ is open to acting in Bollywood. He said, “I don’t think about acting in terms of doing a Bollywood or Hollywood movie. The most important thing is the script. So yes, if there is a good script here, I would love to do a film.”
Jackie himself is a fine actor and with hit films like ‘The Karate Kid’ and ‘Dragon Blade’ he has earned fans worldwide. With a huge fan following in India as well, the actor says he might visit the country soon. He said, “I am planning to start a new movie called Kung Fu Yoga. So, I will be returning to film it in India. Hopefully, we will start filming in autumn.”