The Bond films, Marvel universe, Crouching Tiger, Kung Fu Panda, and Crazy Rich Asians: are some of the caps that the Malaysian Beauty, Michelle Yeoh Choo Kheng, has donned over the course of her illustrious movie career. Born on 6 August 1962, she rose to fame in the 1990s with her hit films Yes Madam (1985), Police Story 3 (1992), and Holy Weapon (1993). Her numerous roles have also fetched her a BAFTA Award for Best Actress Nomination.
She is back again to steal the hearts of the Korean public in her latest action movie, Everything Everywhere All At Once. The plot centers on Evelyn Quan Wang (played by Michelle Yeoh), a Chinese-American woman being audited by the IRS who discovers that she must connect with parallel universe versions of herself to prevent a powerful being from causing the destruction of the multiverse. In just a matter of six days, the movie has garnered more than ₩600 million.
Overall, Michelle Yeoh has been a hit with the Korean public. To date, she has amassed an audience of 4,069,297 and cumulative sales of ₩34.2 billion. She has appeared in virtually all genres of films including 21 action movies, 6 drama movies, 1 crime, and 1 sci-fi. We are expecting her legacy to continue strongly in Korea.
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