Élodie Yung (born February 22, 1981) is a French-Cambodian actress.She is perhaps best known as Elektra Natchios in Daredevil (2015), a role which she reprises in The Defenders (2017).She has also appeared in the films G.I. Joe: Retaliation and Gods of Egypt.
- Banlieue 13: Ultimatum (2009) as Tao
- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) as Miriam Wu
- G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013) as Jinx
- Gods of Egypt (2016) as Hathor
- Marvel Cinematic Universe (2016 – present) as Elektra Natchios:
- The Hitman's Bodyguard
She provides examples of the following tropes:
- Ambiguously Brown: She's half-Cambodian, but Elektra is a Greek name — it's eventually revealed that this version of Elektra is natively of Asian descent, like Yung herself, though adopted by Greeks.
- Badass Bookworm: She considered a career as a judge before going into acting.