Sonu Sood congratulates Jackie Chan for honorary Oscar

Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) Actor Sonu Sood has congratulated legendary actor Jackie Chan, who has been conferred an honorary Oscar.

Sonu on Sunday night shared a post, which read that Chan was feted with the award at the eigth annual Governors Awards on Saturday. The post also read that he is the first Chinese to have received the award, which is given in recognition of “extraordinary achievements” in the film industry.

“The starting point of all achievement is desire! There you are! Heartiest Congratulations. Jackie Chan,” Sonu captioned the image.

Sonu will soon be seen sharing screen space with Chan in the upcoming Sino-Chinese film “Kung Fu Yoga”.

“Kung Fu Yoga” is a part of the three-film agreement signed between the two countries during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to India.

The film, which is directed by Stanley Tong, also stars actress Amyra Dastur. It is reported that the Hindi film stars have performed some adrenalin-pumping action sequences for the movie.