The star spoke of his planswhile visiting
'Jackie will officiallyannounce the establishment of the new company in April when all work on Rush Hour 3 is completed,' said YuanNong who heads JC Group's
According to local pressreports, Chan may direct a few of the movies himself and hopes to release thefirst before the start of the Beijing 2008 Olympics.
Meanwhile, Chan's JCE Moviesis working with China Film Group, Beijing Forbidden City Film Co and BeijingTelevision on the nationwide TV talent contest called The Successor Of The Dragon Legend.
The reality show isscheduled to start broadcast in March and will culminate in a grand finaleduring
'I'm looking for a successorbut it does not mean that I'm retiring,' said Chan at the launch of the show.'When you want to make good films to compete with
According to China FilmGroup CEO, Han Sanping, the first film will start shooting in October.
In recent years, Chan hasstepped up his involvement in Chinese-language filmmaking - juggling acting andproducing roles with his
Once he's finished with Rush Hour 3, Chan is also scheduled tostar in a $70m as-yet-untitled action adventure alongside Jet Li, which RobertMinkoff (Stuart Little) will direct withCasey Silver producing. Relativity Media is financing the film which is basedon the Chinese legend of the Monkey King. Production is scheduled to start inApril.