Born: August 06,1963 Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Spouse: Dickson Poon
Height: 5 feet 3 inches
Biography: Michelle Yeoh is a Malaysian actress and former beauty queen. She was noticed when she starred in a commercial with the legendary action hero Jackie Chan. Yeoh started her acting career by starring in action and martial arts films in which she insisted on doing her own stunts. After a couple of movies, she was signed on the James Bond movie Tomorrow Never Dies and she rose to international stardom with this role. She has also acted in movies such as Memoirs of a Geisha, The Mummy: The Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, Reign of Assassins, The Touch, Sunshine and the critically acclaimed Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. For her role in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Yeoh won a nomination for the BAFTA Film Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role. For her early action film Yes, Madam she won a nomination for Hong Kong Film Award for Best New Comer.