Mike Cormack

Mike Cormack

Mike Cormack is a writer, editor and reviewer mostly focusing on China, where he lived from 2007-2014. He was the editor of Agenda Beijing.

Girls, gambling and abuse: 5 quotes from Jackie Chan’s new memoir
Martial arts star Jackie Chan made a name for himself with his explosive movies, which combined fast-paced action with a genius for slapstick comedy. But behind the scenes, it wasn’t all light-hearted fun. The 64-year-old star of the Rush Hour series is unusually frank about his failings and weaknesses in his new memoir, Never Grow Up, which is published on December 4, 2018. He admits visiting prostitutes as a young stuntman. He opens up about being an abusive father. And he reveals how he behaved like a new-money star during his first flush of fame. Chan, who picked up a lifetime achievement Oscar in 2016, admits in his book he was a “bastard” and that he had vowed to change his ways, blami