jackie chan kung fu competition Jackie Chan attending a kung fu competition in Madagascar this fallJackie Chan, famed martial artist actor who has performed all his own stunts, is making an appearance at a kung fu competition in September, reports Yahoo News (via Africa Review).

The Kung Fu Wushu African Cup, which is held in Antananarivo, Madagascar this year, will be welcoming Chan, who is an idol of most of the contestants.

Jose Ramaherison of the Malagasy Federation, also known as Master Gao, says, “Madagascar has been making a lot of effort to host the African Cup since 2009. The dream will finally come true this year.”

There will also be six Shaolins from Chinese temples performing at the event. There is no word as to exactly what part Chan will play in the competition, which takes place Sept. 5-10.

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