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Jackie Chan appeared in good spirits as he took part in the Winter Olympics torch relay on the Great Wall of China outside Beijing on Thursday.

The 67-year-old actor proudly held the Olympic torch on the second day of the relay which was also attended by several Chinese Olympic medalists.

Speaking to a group of reporters at the event, Jackie said: ‘I woke up at 4am This is my fourth Olympiad. I’m very happy. I am cold too!

Event: Jackie Chan appeared in good spirits as he took part in the Winter Olympics torch relay on the Great Wall of China outside Beijing on Thursday.

The route, which opens the Olympic Games, has been reduced to three days this year due to Covid-19.

Jackie bundled up for the outing in a red and white coat along with a white beanie.

The movie star was greeted by dozens of fans and spent time signing autographs and taking selfies at the event.

This year’s Winter Olympics begin on Friday, February 4, and run through Sunday, February 20.

Ceremony: The 67-year-old actor proudly held the Olympic torch on the second day of the relay which was also attended by several Chinese Olympic medalists.

Ceremony: The 67-year-old actor proudly held the Olympic torch on the second day of the relay which was also attended by several Chinese Olympic medalists.

In demand: The movie star was greeted by dozens of fans and spent time signing autographs and taking selfies at the event

In demand: The movie star was greeted by dozens of fans and spent time signing autographs and taking selfies at the event

Overjoyed: Speaking to a group of reporters at the event, Jackie said: 'I woke up at 4am This is my fourth Olympiad.  I'm very happy.  I am cold too!

Overjoyed: Speaking to a group of reporters at the event, Jackie said: ‘I woke up at 4am This is my fourth Olympiad. I’m very happy. I am cold too!

At the start of the pandemic, Jackie put out a statement on her social media to reassure her legions of devoted fans that all was well.

The virus was mainly present in mainland China at the time, and Jackie took to Instagram to confirm that she was okay.

‘Thank you for everyone’s concern! I am safe and sound, and very healthy,’ he shared on Instagram.

‘Please don’t worry, I’m not in quarantine. I hope everyone stays safe and healthy too!’

Olympic Games The route that opens the Olympic Games has been shortened this year to three days due to Covid-19

Olympic Games The route that opens the Olympic Games has been shortened this year to three days due to Covid-19

Frosty: Jackie bundled up for the outing in a red and white coat along with a white beanie

Frosty: Jackie bundled up for the outing in a red and white coat along with a white beanie

Games: This year's Winter Olympics begin on Friday, February 4, and run through Sunday, February 20.

Games: This year’s Winter Olympics begin on Friday, February 4, and run through Sunday, February 20.

Healthy: At the start of the pandemic, Jackie put out a statement on her social media to reassure her legions of devoted fans that she was fine.

Healthy: At the start of the pandemic, Jackie put out a statement on her social media to reassure her legions of devoted fans that she was fine.

Statement: The virus was mainly present in mainland China at the time, and Jackie took to Instagram to confirm that she was okay.

Statement: The virus was mainly present in mainland China at the time, and Jackie took to Instagram to confirm that she was okay.

The Hong Kong native recounted how he had been receiving gifts, including face masks, from people around the world as fear of the virus spread.

“I have also received very special gifts from fans around the world during this very difficult time,” he wrote on his website.

‘Thanks for the masks. Your consideration is welcome! And I have asked my lovely staff to donate their kindness through official organizations to those who need it most.

Jackie is one of the most popular action stars in the world and was said to be the second highest paid actor in the world in 2016.

Forbes estimated the Rush Hour star’s net worth to be $350 million in 2015.

He wrote: 'Thanks for everyone's concern!  I'm safe and sound, and very healthy'

He wrote: ‘Thanks for everyone’s concern! I’m safe and sound, and very healthy’

He added: 'Please don't worry, I'm not in quarantine.  I hope everyone stays safe and healthy too!'

He added: ‘Please don’t worry, I’m not in quarantine. I hope everyone stays safe and healthy too!’


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