Jet Li is probably one of the most recognizable Asian actors in Hollywood. Aside from starring in blockbuster movies like \u201cOnce Upon a Time in China,\u201d \u201cLethal Weapon,\u201d \u201cRomeo Must Die,\u201d and recently \u201cThe Expendables,\u201d the 55 year old is also a renowned martial artist and former Wushu champion.\r\n\r\nGiven his resume, many expect Li to be healthier even at his age. However, a picture has been circulating online that shows the actor in less than healthy conditions.\r\n\r\nTwitter user @StxNaty sent out a tweet with a photo of Li. In the image, Jet Li looks frail and old \u2013 much older than his 55 years. The tweet revealed that the actor has been suffering from hyperthyroidism and spinal issues:\r\n\r\n\u201cSo, apparently, Jet Li is suffering from "hyperthyroidism and spinal problems" and this is him now\u201d read the caption.\r\n\r\nNaturally, longtime fans of the esteemed actor, including @StxNaty, expressed their concern over the actor\u2019s health. There a few who think that the actor has sacrificed his health in order to produce his movies:\r\n\r\n\u201cHe has sacrificed life for quality masterpieces.\u201d \u00a0Tweeted @altzspec\r\n\r\nStill others speculate that the image is nothing more than a result of bad lighting and bad angles. @The4list explains that aside from losing his hair, Jet Li doesn\u2019t look like he is 80 despite his thyroid and spinal problems:\r\n\r\n\u201cThat picture is mostly lighting and posture playing tricks. It is Jet Li but he doesnt really look THAT old. These are recent images of Li. He has lost his hair but doesnt "really" look 80\u201d\r\n\r\nDays after the image went viral, representatives of the actor has issued the statement regarding his health. According to Li\u2019s manager, Steven Chasman, the actor is doing well. While it is true that he has hyperthyroidism, it isn\u2019t anything life-threatening. The image is really nothing more than a bad picture of Jet Li:\r\n\r\n\u201cHe has hyperthyroidism that he\u2019s been dealing with for almost 10 years. It\u2019s nothing life-threatening and he\u2019s dealing with it. He\u2019s all well and good,\u201d Chasman explained in a statement sent to The Washington Post.\r\n\r\nMore recently, Jet Li, himself, has addressed the concerns fans have had over his health. In a Facebook post, the actor assures everyone that he is feeling great. He thanked his fans for keeping him in their prayers. Moreover, the actor gushes about how excited he is to share his upcoming projects with his fans:\r\n\r\n\u201cI would like to thank all my fans who expressed concerns about my health. I'm doing great and feeling great! I'm excited to share with you all a few projects I am working on in the near future. For now, thank you all for your concerns!\u201d read Li\u2019s statement.\r\n\r\nJet Li\u2019s last starring role, Jiang Ziya in League of Gods, was released in 2016. He is currently involved in the live action adaptation of Disney\u2019s Mulan. According to reports, the veteran actor would be playing The Emperor in the upcoming movie. Mulan will premiere on March 27, 2020.