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"As an actor, you hope to find roles that are challenging to you as an artist. Then if you are truly blessed, you will find that it also carries a message that you can impart to your audience."

Born in Malaysia, Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng, or with her full federal honour title, Yang Berbahagia Tan Sri Dato' Seri Michelle Yeoh PSM (born August 6, 1962 in Ipoh, Malaysia) 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 the cult-classic Heroic Trio. More recently, she has joined the cast of Star Trek: Discovery and Crazy Rich Asians.


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