Michelle Yeoh

Michelle Yeoh


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 06-08-1962
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
  • Also Known As:

    Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng
    杨紫琼

  • Popularity: 78.69
  • Homepage: http://www.michelleyeoh.info/


Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng (born 6 August, 1962) is a Hong Kong-based Malaysian actress and dancer, well known for performing her own stunts in the action films that brought her to fame in the early 1990s. Born in Ipoh, Malaysia, she is based 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 multiple Academy Award-winning Chinese action 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 greatest action heroine of all time. She is credited as Michelle Khan in some of her earlier films. This alias was chosen by the D&B studio who thought it might be more marketable to international and western audiences. Yeoh later preferred using her real name. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michelle Yeoh, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
2008 Far North as Saiva
2002 The Touch as Pak Yin Fay
1994 Wing Chun as Yim Wing Chun
2004 Silver Hawk as Lulu Wong
1987 Magnificent Warriors as Ming
2010 Reign of Assassins as Zeng Jing
1986 Royal Warriors as Madam Michelle Yip
1985 Yes, Madam! as Senior Inspector Ng
1994 Wonder Seven as Ying
2011 The Lady as Aung San Suu Kyi
1996 The Stunt Woman as Ah Kam
1987 Easy Money as Michelle Yeung Ling
2016 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny as Yu Shu Lien
1993 Supercop 2 as Jessica Yang Jian Wa
1996 Top Fighter 2 as Self (Archive Footage)
1970 The Legend of Nezha as Yin Rong (Lady Yin)
2022 Everything Everywhere All at Once as Evelyn Wang
2020 The Hidden Kingdoms of China as Narrator (voice)
2009 Among the Great Apes with Michelle Yeoh as Self / Narrator
2000 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon as Yu Shu Lien
1997 Tomorrow Never Dies as Wai Lin
1992 Police Story 3: Super Cop as INTERPOL Insp. Yang Chien Hua / Hannah Lin
2008 Babylon A.D. as Schwester Rebecca
1993 Butterfly & Sword as Lady Ko
1997 The Soong Sisters as Soong Ai-ling / Madam Kung
1993 The Heroic Trio as Ching
1993 Executioners as Invisible girl / Sandy Ching
1993 Tai-Chi Master as Qiu Xue (Falling Snow)
2013 Final Recipe as Julia
1993 Holy Weapon as Mon Ching Sze / To Col Ching
2018 Crazy Rich Asians as Eleanor Sung-Young
1970 Rich People Problems as Eleanor Sung-Young
2019 Last Christmas as Santa
2001 Grit & Polish: Heroines from Hong Kong as Herself
2005 Memoirs of a Geisha as Mameha
2024 The Tiger's Apprentice
1970 The Electric State
2007 Sunshine as Corazon
2008 The Children of Huang Shi as Mrs. Wang
2002 Ultimate Fights from the Movies as Yu Sau Lien (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) (archive footage)
1984 The Owl vs Bombo as Ms. Yeung
2016 Mechanic: Resurrection as Mei
2011 Fucking Kassovitz as Self
2022 The School for Good and Evil as Professor Anemone
2015 Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes as Lotus
2008 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor as Zi Yuan
1999 Moonlight Express as Michelle
2002 Jackie Chan: Fast, Funny and Furious as Herself
1994 Shaolin Popey II: Messy Temple as Ah King
2018 Master Z: Ip Man Legacy as Tso Ngan Kwan
1998 Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes as Herself (archive footage)
2021 Gunpowder Milkshake as Florence
2010 True Legend as Sister Yu
1998 Jackie Chan: My Story as Herself
2016 Morgan as Dr. Lui Cheng
1996 Jackie Chan - From Stuntman to Superstar as Herself (archive footage)
2021 Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings as Ying Nan
2020 Nations United: Urgent Solutions for Urgent Times
2016 Dragon Girls ! as Herself
2024 Avatar 3 as Dr. Karina Mogue
1970 Hong Kong Stories as Herself
1998 Highly Classified: The World of 007
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 as The Soothsayer (voice)
2022 Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank as Yuki (voice)
2021 Boss Level as Dai Feng
2022 Minions: The Rise of Gru as Master Chow (voice)
2002 Bond Girls Are Forever as Herself
2026 Avatar 4 as Dr. Karina Mogue
2028 Avatar 5 as Dr. Karina Mogue
2010 Rose, c'est Paris as self
1997 The Secrets of 007
1985 Twinkle, Twinkle, Lucky Stars as Judo Instructor
2006 Fearless as Miss Yang (Director's Cut only)
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 as Aleta Ogord
2019 Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks as Herself (archive footage)
1970 Billion Dollar Whale
2002 The Touch
2013 Final Recipe
2004 Silver Hawk

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