Born in Malaysia, Michelle Yeoh is one of the most famous modern actresses to come out of Asia. She has worked in the Hong Kong film industry for four decades now. She has starred alongside such Asian actors as Jackie Chan, Jet Li, and Chow Yun Fat. To Western audiences, she is best known for her roles in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Tomorrow Never Dies, Memoirs of a Geisha, and The Mummy Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor. She also starred in Jackie Chan's Police Story 3 (aka Super Cop) as well as cult-classic, Heroic Trio.
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