Michelle Yeoh Web Theatre
Older News (July 2016 - )
- From Malaysia --
(1) dining at Burger & Lobster Malaysia in Genting Highlands ("Burger & Lobster Malaysia" photo)
(2) at Kuala Lumpur Airport
- Michelle has left Toronto and headed back to Malaysia. She will be one of the judges for Miss Chinese International Pageant 2017 taking place in Resorts World Genting Malaysia this coming Sunday.
(1) "Resorts World Genting" image   (2) Michelle in Toronto ealier this week
- The filming of Star Trek: Discovery
starts this month in Pinewood Studios Toronto, Canada.
(1) cool welcome plate ;-)   (2) London airport, Jan 5
Jan. 3rd, 2017
- Happy 2017 Everyone!
I'm back from my vacation ;-).
- Our beautiful lady spent the Christmas holiday in her home country Malaysia and then celebrated New Year on a beach in Bali, Indonesia.
(1) Bali, Indonesia   (2) Michelle in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Dec 2016
(3) Michelle as Yin Rong in the upcoming "Ne Zha"
- Michelle will be one of the judges for Miss Chinese International Pageant 2017, to be held on January 15th at the Arena of Stars in Genting Highlands, Malaysia.
- New page opened: Star Trek: Discovery
Dec. 23th, 2016
- From New York City, December 6th.
(1) visiting the UNDP Asia and the Pacific Headquarters in NYC
(2) meeting with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon
- News photos: Michelle as UNDP Goodwill Ambassador at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Inaugural Global Goals Gala: A Night for Change, at Phillips in Manhattan, New York City, December 5th. Michelle is a Host Committee member of the fundraising event.
"Getty" video: Michelle Yeoh talks about her work as a Goodwill Ambassador at UNDP Inaugural Global Goals Gala
(1-2) Michelle speaks onstage at the UNDP gala
(1) (L to R) Michelle, American actress Connie Britton, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway,
Indian-born American author, actress, model, television host Padma Lakshmi, and Helen Clark, Administrator of UNDP
(photos from "UNDP", "Getty", "Newscom", "IC", "Sina", "Sohu" and "CFP")
- 2016 FIA Prize Giving ceremony, Vienna, Austria, December 2nd.
- "FIA" photos: Michelle during the 2016 FIA Annual General Assembly in Vienna, Austria, Novmeber 29th.
- More photos from Chef Nic
journey in South Africa: imitating penguins, riding on an ostrich, and painting an ostrich egg for her mother's birthday, ... Spring 2016.
- UNDP (the United Nations Development Programme) will host its first-ever gala fundraiser, the inaugural Global Goals Gala: A Night for Change
, on December 5 in New York City. Michelle, as UNDP Goodwill Ambassador, will be on the host committee.
- Photos: Michelle at a special presentation of Buc Besson's upcoming film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
in Los Angeles, November 5th.
(1) with director Luc Besson
- Clips from Chef Nic
, with Hong Kong actor/singer Nicholas Tse, in Mandarin mixed with some English.
- Reign of Assassins
: coming to DVD and Digital HD & On Demand in the U.S. on November 1st.
- Mechanic: Resurrection
: coming to Blu-ray/DVD in the U.S. on November 22nd.
- More photos from UN Day / Humanitarian Awards Gala Dinner in NYC:
with Jean Todt, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and his wife
(photos from "Oriental Daily" and "Apple Daily")
- Michelle will be attending Habitat III
, the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, to be held in Quito, Ecuador, October 17-20.
: more stills.
Michelle as Dr. Cheng in Morgan
- More photos from 2016 FIA Formula E Hong Kong.   ("CTK" photos)
- Recent photos from Malaysia, October 2-4:
(1-2) Michelle during the 3rd "Roads Between Us" road safety conference, Kuala Lumpur, Oct 4
(3) Michelle discusing with UNDP officer on raising awareness of the SDGs in Malaysia
(4) at F1 party during Malaysia F1 Grand Prix
(photos from "UNDP", "Adam Ham" and "Ankur Sharma")
will be the closing film at the 2016 SciFi Film Festival, runs October 19 - 23 in Sydney, Australia.
- Michelle and Jean Todt will attend the 2016 United Nations Day /Humanitarian Awards Gala Dinner in New York City on October 26th.
Humanitarian Awards 2016 Honorees
Jean Todt, FIA President and CEO and UN Special Envoy for Road Safety
Michelle Yeoh, Actor, Producer and UNDP Goodwill Ambassador
Honoring their tireless advocacy and commitment towards
road safety by establishing good road safety practices and raising
awareness about the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety as
part of the UN Sustainable Development Goals agenda
- Photos: Michelle and Jean Todt at the 2016 Oktoberfest beer festival at Kaefers Wiesenschaenke in Munich, Germany, September 25th.   ("Bild/ATP" photos)
- Mechanic: Resurrection
: Chinese release date, Chinese trailers, poster and more stills.
- Michelle has returned to Paris. More photos from New York:
- Michelle will attend the 2016 Social Good Summit which takes place on Sept. 18 and 19 at New York City's
92nd Street Y.
- Mechanic: Resurrection
: film stills and Chinese posters.
- Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille, Chateau de Chantilly, Chantilly, France, September 4th.
(photos by "Prestige Singapore", "Sarah Lian" and "Watchonista")
- Michelle left Taiwan in the afternoon of the 26th. She stayed there one day longer than initially planned. More photos from Taiwan coming up.
- Mechanic: Resurrection
: More stills. The film opens in cinemas today. According to the reviews, Michelle has no action scene in this action film.
- Final Recipe
will be released in Taiwan on September 9th. It opens in Mainland China today.
- New video in Morgan
. The film is set for release on September 2.
- Star2 Interview: Michelle Yeoh finds solace in Malaysian food
- News photos: Michelle attending the London De Beers press event in Taipei, Taiwan, August 24.
(all in Mandarin Chinese)
Michelle said that her next few projects will include both art and action films, as well as TV series.
(photos from "Now", "Apple Daily", "CNA", "Yes", "Oriental Daily" and "ETToday")
- Photoshoots for London De Beers, July 2016.
- Michelle arrived in Taipei, Taiwan on the 23rd. She is attending a De Beers London jewellery event today.
eTV Video: De Beers press event unveiling a set of photos of Michelle taken in July in London, Aug 24
Apple Daily Video: Michelle Yeoh arriving Taiwan, Aug 23
(01:02, in Mandarin)
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Aug 23
(photos from "Apple Daily" and "UDN")
- Michelle joined Hong Kong actor/singer Nicholas Tse's Chef Nic Season 3
, a Chinese food travelogue TV show featuring different celebrity guests per episode.
The new season features Michelle, Donnie Yen, Jolin Tsai, Shu Qi, Jam Hsiao, TWINS, and Ethan Ruan and will begin airing in China next Month.
Video: Chef Nic Season 3 Trailer
(01:00, in Mandarin)
- Video: Go Behind the Scenes of Mechanic: Resurrection
(08:03, includes Michelle)
- [Latin America & Caribbean Tour] Last stop, in Mexico.
(photos from "Alta Velocidad TV" and "OMDAI")
- Earlier photos:
(1) Michelle and Jean Todt at the Rio Olympics opening ceremony, Aug 5
(2) Jamaica, Aug 9   (3-4) Nicaragua, Aug 10
(photos from "El Nuevo Diario", "Jamaica Observer", and "KCS")
- In Final Recipe
: Chinese posters and more images.
- In Final Recipe
: Chinese trailer.
- [Latin America & Caribbean Tour] August 12: Guatemala.
road safety promotion in Guatemala City
(photos from "Revista Moto", "Autodromo Pedro Cofino, "Rudy Estuardo", and "Speed Addiction")
- [Latin America & Caribbean Tour] August 11: Honduras.
road safety with Honduran president Juan Orlando Hernández
attending an event to promote road safety awareness for children as part of the #SaveKidsLives project, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
(photos from "Reuters", "Sebasstian Pasto", "Radio HRN", "TN5", "OPSOMS", "FIA" and "JuanOrlandoH"
- [Latin America & Caribbean Tour] August 10: Managua, Nicaragua.
meeting with President of Nicaragua Daniel Ortega Saavedra
(photos from "Cesar Perez" and "TN8")
- [Latin America & Caribbean Tour] More from Jamaica, August 8-9.
(photos from "Jamaica Automobile Association" and "Juan Cortez")
- Today is the N
th anniversary (yeah... I stopped counting years) of this website, the Michelle Yeoh Web Theatre. First, I would like to take this opportunity to say a big THANK YOU to all of you, old and new friends, for your years and years and years and years... of visits, encouragement, and support!
Tomorrow will be the big day of our special lady. Let's bring our annual birthday special --
Messages sent by fans from over 27 countries/regions: Algeria, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Madagascar, Malaysia, Netherlands, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, UK, USA, and Viet Nam.
All birthday messages have been forwarded to the birthday girl ;-)
And here is our birthday poll result: (question: Would you prefer to see Michelle's new films in cinema or on Netflix?)
57 (28%) - in cinema
14 (7%) - on Netflix
93 (45%) - I don't mind cinema or Netflix as long as I can see Michelle's new films
41 (20%) - Netflix is not available in where I live
(Note that many fans in Mainland China selected "I don't mind cinema or Netflix...". In fact Netflix is not available there, although most of them found online sources anyway)
Thank you again everyone!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MICHELLE!!
Thank you for another year of entertainment and inspiration. Hope our messages will brighten your day even more!
- Michelle is in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the 2016 Rio Olympics. She is one of the judges for the Olympic Laurel panel.
She will also be joining Jean Todt for road safety promotion in Latin America.
News photos: Michelle and Jean Todt arriving at the IOC (International Olympic Committee) President's dinner at the Windsor convention centre, Rio de Janeiro, August 4th.
("Getty Images" photos)
- Final Recipe
: theatrical release date in China has been announced.
- New in Photos: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Photobook
Thanks Candy of Beijing, China, who provided us the high quality images of Michelle's Yu Shu Lien from the photobook (published in July 2000, Taiwan)!
- Michelle arrived in France, July 15th. "Arrived this morning to a country that's devastated and in mourning for the terror attack in Nice..." said Michelle, "Shocking and Heartbreaking."
- UNDP video: Michelle Yeoh's Video for #pandas4globalgoals
- Michelle attended "The Enchanting Orient" exhibition, jointly organised by Starhill Gallery and Han Culture Centre Malaysia, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 8th.
Apple Daily video
(2) Michelle with Taiwanese actress and producer Hsu Feng
(3-4) Hsu Feng, Michelle, and Taiwanese fashion designer Shiatzy Chen
("Apple Daily" photos)