Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng (born 6 August 1962) is a Malaysian actress, best known for performing her own stunts in the Hong Kong action films that brought her to fame in the early 1990s. Born in Ipoh, Malaysia, she was chosen by People as one of the "50 Most Beautiful...Wikipedia
Born: 6th August, 1962, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Height: 5' 4" (163 cm)
Claim to Fame: Action movie star in Hong Kong
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Po and his friends fight to stop a peacock villain from conquering China with a deadly new weapon, but first the Dragon Warrior must come to terms with his past.
Officials in Burma said the military-backed government has deported Hollywood actress Michelle Yeoh, who stars as pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi in an upcoming film. A government official said that the Malaysian actress best known for her Bond girl role in Tomorrow Never Dies and for starring in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, arrived in Rangoon on June 22 and was deported the same day because she was on a government blacklist. The official did not say why Michelle was on the list. Suu Kyi spokesman Nyan Win confirmed the action star was deported but did not know... Read More
Posted by danieliuks2 3 years ago
By Frank Segers
Mon Aug 4, 2:56 AM ET
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor" replaced "The Dark Knight" in the top spot at the foreign box office during the weekend after opening at No. 1 in 26 of its 28 markets.
The third film in the adventure series grossed an estimated $59.5 million, substantially outpacing comparable openings for 1999`s "The Mummy" ($16.7 million) and 2001`s "The Mummy Returns" ($21.5 million) in the same markets.
The film, starring Brendan Fraser, Jet Li, Maria Bello... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
By Bob Tourtellotte
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Not many actresses have given strong, emotional performances and kicked major butt in the same film, but fortunately for fans of the "Mummy" movies, Michelle Yeoh is one.
Yeoh, 45, stars in "The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor," which opened in theaters on Friday, the third in a series of box office hits about adventurer Rick O`Connell (Brendan Fraser) who seems to always run afoul of power-hungry mummies.
In this newest version, Yeoh portrays a Chinese sorceress, Zi Yuan, who puts a curse on an... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
Today, we have a brand new poster for the upcoming "The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor." Some fans believe that this poster is fake. I can tell you that there is nothing fake about it; it came directly from the studio.br>
The film takes place in the Far East, trouble-seeking father-and-son duo Rick (Brendan Frasier) and Alex O`Connell (Luke Ford) unearth the mummy of the first Emperor of Qin (Jet Li) -- a shape-shifting entity who was cursed by a wizard (Michelle Yeoh) centuries ago. Read More
Posted by Topherswimmer 6 years ago
Vin Diesel`s Babylon A.D is coming on theaters this AUGUST 29th 2008, Story: Veteran-turned-mercenary Thoorop (Diesel) takes the high-risk job of escorting a woman from Russia to China. Little does he know that she is host to an organism that a cult wants to harvest in order to produce a genetically modified Messiah. Director: Mathieu Kassovitz Cast: Vin Diesel, Michelle Yeoh, Melanie Thierry, Lambert Wilson, Mark Strong Read More
Posted by lonepine 7 years ago
One of the highest paid Chinese-language actresses in the world.
Surname, "Yeoh" is pronounced "yo".
All of us understand we are here and our movie has done exceedingly well.
Doing a movie like `Memoirs` was good in the sense that it tickled me into thinking, `Well, maybe I have to be a little more feminine.` But after two hours of that, I said, `Fine, OK, I did that,`