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News January - June, 2018
- UNDP video: UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Michelle Yeoh's message on World Environment Day
- "That blade through the heart -when you die for a scene, it's interesting how much research has to go into it," says Yeoh. "I always have to weigh, 'Do I die with my eyes open or shut?' It's so beautiful when you see the last minute of breath, and the eyes glaze over -but it's difficult not to flicker. The actor above me had this mask on, and there was a lot of [sweat and saliva] coming out of the holes, and when he tipped his head, it all came gushing out. Thank God there was a rehearsal first."
-- Michelle Yeoh on Capt. Philippa Georgiou's death scene
#Star Trek: Discovery
- News photos: Michelle attending the 5th Annual Vulture Festival at Milk Studios in New York City, May 20th.   #Star Trek: Discovery
with co-star Sonequa Martin-Green
(L-R) Gretchen J. Berg, Sonequa Martin-Green, Michelle, Mary Wiseman, and Mary Chieffo speak onstage during
"Star Trek Discovery: The Future is Definitely Female" on Day Two of the Vulture Festival presented by AT&T
(2) (L-R) Gretchen J. Berg, Michelle, Sonequa Martin-Green, Mary Wiseman, and Mary Chieffo of Star Trek Discovery
(photos from "Getty", "Newscom", and "Vulture")
- From Boss Level
filming in Atlanta.
(1-2) a fight with American actor Frank Grillo
(3) with Ken Jeong who also co-starred with Michelle in Crazy Rich Asians
- Michelle will be a honorary chair for this year's amfAR
benefit Gala during the Cannes International Film Festival, May 17th.
- With director Joe Carnahan of Boss Level
which has been filming in Atlanta, Georgia.
- Michelle will be speaking at the United Nations General Assembly High-level Meeting on Peacebuilding & Sustaining Peace on April 24th in New York.
- Michelle in Ipoh celebrating her mother's 78th birthday.
- Biella, Italy, April 10th.
("AP Studio" photos)
- Photos: Michelle at the opening ceremony of the MOMU Motor Sport Museum in Estonia, April 6.
- News photos: Michelle attending the amfAR Hong Kong Gala 2018, Shaw Studios, Hong Kong, March 26th.
- Star Trek: Discovery
received 5 nominations at the 44th Saturn Awards. Michelle has been nominated for the Best Guest-Starring Performance on Television.
- Happy Year of the Dog
everyone! Here is some culture reading if you are interested ;-)
An Introduction to Chinese New Year 2018: The Year of the Dog
Famous People Born in the Year of the Dog
- More photos from South Korea, February 6-13. Michelle has left Asia and returned to Europe. She will be the Parade Marshall for the 2018 Southwest Chinese New Year Parade in San Franccisco, February 24th.
(3) at the opening ceremony of the Alibaba Pavilion for PyeongChang 2018, February 10
Michelle and Jean Todt as VIP guests to the Korea Automobile Racing Association, February 6
(photos from "Kara", "AFP", "Instagram")
- Updates in Star Trek: Discovery
- Michelle will be one of the actors who introduce this year's Oscar nominations.
90th Oscars Nominations Announcement
Michelle behind the scenes of the #OscarNoms shoot ("The Academy" photos)
- Photos: Michelle, as UNDP Goodwill Ambassador, visited the Yi ethnic minority in Yunnan, China, January 20th.
- Meeting with Miroslav Lajcak, president of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly, on global road safety, UN headquarters in NYC, January 11th.
- New York, January 10th.
(1) Kai Sauer, PR of Finland to UN, Jean Todt, Michelle, ..   (2) with PR of Malaysia to UN Shahrul Ikram
(1) with Frantisek Ruzicka (R2) Chef de Cabinet, President, to the 72nd UN General Assembly
- Scroll to the end part of this Vulture interview
with Filipino-American actor Nico Santos (Crazy Rich Asians
Jan. 4th, 2018
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