Michelle Yeoh

The Malaysian Actress Michelle Yeoh

Michelle Yeoh

Personal Details

Full name : Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng

Born on : 06 August 1962

Place of birth : Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Year Active : 1984-Present

Profession : Actress,Dancer

Height : 5' 4" (1.63 m)


Michelle Yeoh
Biography

Michelle Yeoh
The one of the famous celebrities Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng (born 6 August 1962) is a Hong Kong-based Malaysian actress, well known for the stage her own stunts in the action films that brought her to fame in the early 1990s.Born in Ipoh, Malaysia, she is base in Hong Kong and was chosen by People magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1997.She is best known in the Western world for her roles in the 1997 James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies, playing Wai Lin, and the numerous Academy Award-winning Chinese-language martial arts film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, for which she was nominated the BAFTA for "Best Actress". In 2008, the film critic website Rotten Tomatoes ranked her the maximum action heroine of all time.In 2009, she was listed by People magazine - as the only Asian actress - as one of the "35 All-Time Screen Beauties".

Michelle Yeoh
Awards and Nominations

Michelle Yeoh

Year

Award

Category

Movie

Result

2000

Toronto Film Critics Association

Best Actress [Runner-up]

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Won

2000

Toronto Film Critics Association

Best Actress - Runner-up

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Won

2000

British Academy of Film and Television

Best Actress

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Nominated

2000

British Academy Awards

Best Actress

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Nominated




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