Michelle Yeoh

Michelle Yeoh

Chinese actress
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Michelle Yeoh

Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng, PSM, (born 6 August 1962) is a Malaysian actress. She rose to fame in 1990s Hong Kong action films, and is best known internationally for her roles in the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), and martial arts film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), along with recent international English films and series.

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Full name at birth
Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng
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Claim to fame
Action movie star in Hong Kong, Miss Malaysia 1983
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Date of birth
6 August 1962
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Place of birth
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
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Age
59
Occupation
Actress, Producer, Writer, Voice Artist
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Height
5' 4" (163 cm)
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Weight
110 lbs (49.9 kg)
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7
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Residence
Paris, France
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Net worth
$40,000,000 USD
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BA Dance, Royal Academy of Dance, London, England
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Talent agency
Resolution Talent Agency (LA)
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Partner: Jean Todt (Engaged)
Sep 2005-
Michelle Yeoh and Jean Todt
We had to learn in just six weeks what geishas spend their whole lives learning. There were seven torture rooms, ... But we were lucky that Kaori and Ken were there to keep an eye on us to make sure we were doing it properly. Please forgive us if we did anything wrong.
  • Chosen by "People" magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World. [1997]
  • In 2001, she was given the title of "dato'" by the Sultan of Perak, her native state. "Dato'" is an honorary Malaysian title somewhat like an English knighthood, and it lies below the ranks of "Dato' Seri," "Tan Sri" and "Tun."
  • One of the highest paid Chinese-language actresses in the world.
  • Surname, "Yeoh" is pronounced "yo".
  • She is currently engaged to Jean Todt, the director of the Ferrari F1 team. [2005]

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