What Jackie Chan and Yuen Woo-ping’s stunt teams brought to the martial arts icons’ classic movies

//What Jackie Chan and Yuen Woo-ping’s stunt teams brought to the martial arts icons’ classic movies

What Jackie Chan and Yuen Woo-ping’s stunt teams brought to the martial arts icons’ classic movies

Martial arts choreography began with the performers often designing the moves themselves before the profession became standardised in the 1960s, a development which provided careers for great martial arts choreographers such as Lau Kar-leung.The late 1970s and the 1980s saw the foundation of stunt teams such as the Jackie Chan Stuntmen Association, the Sammo Hung Team, and the Yuen Clan.“We were really competing against each other,” Mars, a long-time member of Chan’s troupe, told the Hong Kong…

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