International star Jackie Chan was escorted by two stuffed pandas on the red carpet of Oscar Awards 2017. He appeared with two toy pandas, one of whom was wearing UNICEF pins. The actor himself is the UNICEF goodwill ambassador since 2004.
The actor has been taking these two soft toys Chan La and Chan Zy with him on many functions. He called him his babies. He also revealed to the interviewer Ryan Seacrest that the soft toys represented two real pandas that were adopted by the star.
Jackie talked about the earthquake that hit Sichuan province in 2008 which was the home of pandas. He said, “After earthquake, they get hurt, I raise them.”
This was not the first time the actor appeared with these adorable pandas. Previously, during his visit to India, he posed with superstar Salman Khan with these soft toys.
Well, there were many celebrities who turned heads at the glittering ceremony of Oscar Awards. Indian-origin actor Dev Patel who was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor category for ‘Lion’ walked the red carpet with his mother Anita Patel. However, the actor lost the trophy to Mahershala Ali. The latter won it for his powerful performance in ‘Moonlight’.
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra who started her Hollywood career with ‘Quantico’ slayed in futuristic, body-hugging Ralph & Russo gown.