Jackie Chan tops Forbes China Celebrity List

Hong Kong actor Jackie ChanHong Kong movie star Jackie Chan ranks number one in the recently released Forbes China Celebrity List of 2010.

Taiwanese musician Jay Chou and Hong Kong singer-actor Andy Lau are in hot pursuit in 2nd and 3rd.

The two standards for ranking celebrities are personal income and media exposure rate which is judged from 28 popular newspapers, 18 nationwide TV programs and cover stories in 29 magazines.

4th to 10th are Yao Ming, Zhang Ziyi, Zhao Benshan, Jolin Tsai, Donnie Yen, Liu Xiang and Fan Bingbing.

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Yao Ming meets Jackie Chan

Chinese NBA player Yao Ming and international action star Jackie Chan met each other coincidently at Shanghai airport today (Oct 3) and took this pic. Yao was on his way back to US to prepare for the new basketball season, while Jackie has just arrived in Shanghai for the Special Olympics World Summer Games.

Jackie Chan and Yao Ming

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Yao Ming and Chen Hao for Japan-China goodwill

China NBA basketball player Yao Ming and actress Chen Hao are appointed as ambassadors of goodwill year 2007 for a Japan-China organization.

NBA basketball player Yao Ming
Chinese artist Chen Hao

Both Yao Ming and Chen Hao expressed their pride to help promoting Chinese culture worldwide, Japan in particular.