Below the jump is an interview with Jackie Chan about his role as Bob Ho in the upcoming family action comedy The Spy Next Door. He discusses his character and the story, the types of stunts in the film, doing stunts with children, making films for children, working with George Lopez, and working with Billy Ray Cyrus. Footage provided by Lionsgate.
Bob Ho is an undercover CIA superspy who decides to give up his career in espionage to settle down with his next-door neighbor and girlfriend, Gillian. But Bob has one more mission to complete before Gillian agrees to marry him: winning over her three opinionated kids. When Gillian suddenly has to leave town, Bob volunteers to babysit the children so he can earn their approval. But when one of the kids mistakenly downloads a top-secret formula from his computer, Bob's archenemy, a Russian terrorist, moves in for the attack, forcing Bob to juggle the roles of spy and prospective stepfather in the most challenging mission of his career!
The Spy Next Door is directed by Brian Levant and stars Jackie Chan, George Lopez, Billy Ray Cyrus, Alina Foley, Will Shadley, and Madeline Carroll.
The film kicks into action on January 15th.