Jet Li Net Worth $210 million
Jet Li salary $10,000,000
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Jet Li is a Chinese film actor, film producer, martial artist, and retired Wushu champion, and his current net worth is $210 million.
Born in Beijing, China, as the youngest of four children, Jet Li began his practice for Wushu at the age of eight.
Discovered at a summer course at school, he began practicing on the spot.
Li went to participate in the art of Wushu in the non-sparring event and began his training at the Beijing Wushu Team.
Li Junfeng and Wu Bin acted as his coaches while he was at the athletic group organized to perform martial arts form during the All China Games.
His coaches made extra efforts to help the talented pupil to develop, with Wu Bin even buying food for his family, because they couldn’t afford.
While part of the team he received the proper training and won fifteen gold medals and one silver medal in Chinese Wushu Championships. There, despite his young age, he competed against grown-ups.
As a child, when the Chinese Wushu Team went to perform for President Richard Nixon in the USA, Nixon asked him to be his personal bodyguard.
Li politely denied saying that he is looking to defend one billion Chinese countrymen, instead of one individual.
He has growing up since then and masters several style of Wushu, especially Chángquán.
Li also learned some other arts including Baguazhang and Taijiquan.
Thanks to his unique martial arts prowess he has become one of the most famous people in the world.
After he finished training to Wu Bin, he won his first national championship for the Beijing Wushu Team.
At the age of 19 he retired from Wushu and went on to start in movies as one of the most acclaimed people in China.
Li made his acting debut in 1982 with the film Shaolin Temple. Since then he has starred in many famous martial arts films, including Hero, Fist of Legend.
He had the lead in Zhang Yimou’s 2002 film, which is the best film he ever did, according to Rotten Tomatoes.
Jet Li had his first role in a non-Chinese film as the villain in Lethal Weapon 4 from 1998 and his first main character role in a Hollywood film as Han Sing in Romeo Must Die.
Since then, he has starred in many acclaimed films, including all three of The Expendables films alongside Sylvester Stallone.
He is married to Nina Li Chi since 1999 and has two children together.