Born In: Hong Kong
Etta Ng Chok Lam is the estranged daughter of actor and martial artist Jackie Chan. Etta was conceived as a result of the actor’s illicit relationship with former beauty pageant winner Elaine Ng Yi-Lei. When Elaine announced her pregnancy, Jackie accepted the relationship but avoided the responsibility of the child. Etta has never met Jackie and has been raised single-handedly by her mother. However, she does not have a healthy relationship with her mother either. On several occasions, Etta Ng Chok Lam has accused her mother of child abuse. Etta is a lesbian. She once posted a video to come out of the closet. She is in a relationship with Canadian social-media personality Andi Autumn. They are reportedly married.
father: Jackie Chan
mother: Elaine Ng Yi Lei
siblings: Jaycee Chan
Born Country: China
Jackie Chan had an affair with Elaine Ng Yi-Lei, an actor and the winner of Miss Asia 1990. Their relationship was illicit, as Jackie was then already married to his present wife, Joan Lin. Elaine announced her pregnancy in 1999. With that, she also disclosed her affair with Jackie. The actor, on the other hand, accepted the relationship by saying that it was just a mistake that many men in the world commit. However, he never accepted the responsibility of the unborn child.
Etta Ng Chok Lam was born on January 18, 1999. There was a lot of media frenzy around Etta’s birth. She was also referred to as the 'Little Dragon Girl' by the media. Her mother, Elaine, decided to raise her daughter alone. Elaine once claimed that neither has Jackie ever come forward to help them nor has he ever tried to know about their whereabouts. Etta grew up in Hong Kong and lived a fairly private life.
Despite being raised single-handedly by her mother, Etta’s does not get along well with her mother. Their hostile relationship was revealed when Etta Ng Chok Lam accused her mother of abuse and cruelty. However, she has stated a number of times that her world revolves only around her mother.
Etta Ng Chok Lam reportedly dropped out of school because of her strained relationship with Elaine. Elaine once revealed that Etta needed medical help, which she had continued to skip since she moved out of Hong Kong. She said that Etta was struggling with various emotional problems and was under psychological therapy for a brief period of time. However, Etta stopped going to therapy since she left Hong Kong.
Etta Ng Chok Lam never had a normal father–daughter relationship with Jackie. In an interview she gave in 2015, Etta stated that she would never regard Jackie as her father. She also stated that although he has been unfair to her, she does not hold any grudge or any negative feeling against him. However, Etta never wanted to meet Jackie.
Etta has also never claimed any financial help from Jackie. Thus, Etta had to deal with poverty.
In April 2018, Etta Ng Chok Lam released a YouTube video that featured her girlfriend. She claimed in the video that she was homeless and was being compelled to sleep under bridges. Etta blamed the homophobic society for her condition. She further added that because of her sexual orientation, some of her relatives had severed all ties with her. At that time, Etta and her girlfriend were living at an acquaintance's place in Canada. However, the acquaintance refused to offer any further help to them. Hence, Etta made the video to ask for help through the internet. She claimed that even the police, the hospitals, and the LGBTQ community had not provided any sort of assistance to them.
In November 2018, Etta Ng Chok Lam announced her marriage with her Canadian girlfriend, Andi Autumn. She made the announcement through 'Instagram.' Andi is a social-media influencer and a teacher. They both moved to Canada soon after their relationship started. Etta and Andi have an age gap of over 10 years. She also posted a picture of their marriage certificate that showed the date of marriage as November 8, 2018. The marriage announcement drew a lot of attention, especially on the Chinese social-media platform Weibo. The Chinese society and even Jackie disapproved of the relationship.
Earlier, Etta had uploaded several Instagram posts to reveal her sexual orientation. She had identified herself as a lesbian and had confirmed her relationship with Andi.
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