Michelle Yeoh
Michelle Yeoh
Celebrated Name: Michelle Yeoh
Real Name/Full Name: Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng
Gender: Female
Age: 57 years old
Birth Date: August 6, 1962
Birth Place: Ipoh, Malaysia
Nationality: Malaysian
Height: 1.54m
Weight: 49kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Dickson Poon(m. 1988-1992)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Michelle Yeoh Lesbian?: no
Profession: Malaysian Actress
Salary:
Net Worth in 2020: $45 million
Last Updated: May 2020

Michelle Yeoh is a well-known Malaysian actress with a net worth of $40 million. She rose to fame with Hong Kong action films. She achieved fame in the early 90s after starring in the series of Hong Kong action films in which she performed her stunts, such as Yes Madam(1985), Police Story 3 Supercop (1992), and Holy weapon(1993). She had been credited as Michelle Khan of the Hollywood Industry.

Maybe you know about Michelle Yeoh very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Michelle Yeoh’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Born on August 6, 1962, to Jannet Yeoh and Yeoh Kian Teik in Ipoh, Malaysia. Her father, Yeoh Kian Teik, was a lawyer and mca politician. She began Ballet at a very early age at four only. She studied at Convent Ipoh(Main Convent) as a primary student. At the age of 15, she moved with her parents to the United Kingdom, where she enrolled in a boarding school. She later studied at the Royal Academy of dance in the UK, majorly in ballet. Then she achieved a ba Degree in creative arts with a minor in drama.

Personal Life

She married the Hongkong Entrepreneur Dickson Poon in 1988. In 1992 she divorced him. In 2004 she engaged with Jean Todt, a leading figure in motor racing. In an interview with Craig  Ferguson on the CBS’s.She is a Buddhist and visited Vietnam in a film documentary. She is also a patron of the Save China’s Tigers.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on August 6, 1962, Michelle Yeoh is 57 years old as of today’s date 31st May 2020. Her height is 1.51 tall, and her weight is 49 kg.

Career

In 1983, at the age of 20, Yeoh won the Miss Malaysia Beauty Pageant. She represented Malaysia in Australia. While in Melbourne, she won the Miss Moomba title. She started her film career with action and martial art films such as Yes Madam in 1983, after which she did most of her stunts own. She was named as Michelle Khan. In 1992 she got divorced from the Hongkong entrepreneur, Dickson Poon.

She performed the stunt in Police Story 3 Supercop in 1992. She was recruited by Ang Lee to star as Yu Shu Lien in a Chinese language film. One of these films was Crouching Tiger. The film was shot in various provinces around China. Thereafter she was offered the role of Seraph in the two sequels to the Matrix, but she could not accept due to some issue of her family.

In 2005 she started as the graceful meme in the film adaptation of Memoirs of a geisha, and she continued her English language work with Sunshine in 2007. In 2008 she starred in the action film The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor. She has appeared in many films English, Mandarin, and Cantonese language.

Awards & Achievements

As of awards and achievements, Michelle has received many awards:-

  • The Outstanding Young People Of The World Award by JCI in 2002
  • Legion Of Honour in 2007
  • Special Award for her contribution in 2011

She gave many hits and also given the Excellence in Asian Cinema in 2013.

Net Worth & Salary of Michelle Yeoh in 2020

Michelle Yeoh Net Worth
Michelle Yeoh Net Worth

As of May 2020, Michelle Yeoh has garnered a net worth of $45 million. Her major earning come from being an actress. Many of her stunts became a hit and were admired by the audience. In 1983, at the age of 20, Yeoh won the Miss Malaysia Beauty Pageant. She rose to fame with Hong Kong action films.

Michelle Yeoh is a Malaysian actress who rose to fame in the mid-90s. She started her film career with action and martial art films such as Yes Madam in 1983, after which she did most of her stunts own. The aura which Michelle Yeoh has given to the Malaysian film industry is undoubtedly wonderful.

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