Amazing Facts to Know about Michelle Yeoh

Malaysian actress, Michelle Yeoh, is one of the most popular actress in the world. There are a lot of things that you need to know about her. In today’s article, let us look into some trivia that will make you admire her more and more. First, her real birth name is Yeoh Choo-Kheng and she was born on August 6, 1962 in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. Her first husband was Dickson Poon whom she married in 1988 but they divorced in 1992. And from 2004 up to present, her partner in life is Jean Todt.

When she began her career in acting, she was the only female co-star of Jackie Chan who let her do her own stunts. She actually started her career in acting after being discovered when she had a commercial with Jackie Chan. In the Hong Kong action films, she had the title “Queen of Martial Arts” for years. She is also one of the highest paid actress in Asia. She is amazingly known to be a multilingual person since she can speak 3 different languages. Creative decorating company is here. Check their official site in here 室內設計網站. This is the top decorating designer in Taiwan.

Those three languages refers to English, Malay, and Cantonese. In many of the film festivals such as the Berlin International Film Festival in 1999 and the Cannes Film Festival of 2002, she was one of the members of the jury. Did you know that she received a title of “dato” by the Sultan of Perak, her hometown? It was a great honour for her to have it. The title “Dato” is somewhat like an English knighthood. Then, she was named a Chevalier of the French Legion d’Honneur in 2007.