Michelle Yeoh Web Theatre
News July - December, 2018
Dec. 27th, 2018
- Finally! I'm pleased to announce that I have made a revision to the Biography
page, which I planned to do for several years.   ;-)   The page was originally published in December, 2000 and everything afterward was jammed into one big session, "Where's Michelle Now." I know, I know, it was terribly outdated.... I'd like to give special thanks to YTSL
for the big help with the text editing!
- See more new images and videos in Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy
. The films opens in Hong Kong on Dec. 20, in China and Singapore on Dec. 21, in Malaysia on Dec. 25, and in Taiwan on Dec. 26.
Video: Official Hong Kong Trailer
(01:30, Cantonese & English)
Michelle with her brother, played by Hong Kong American actor and singer Kevin Cheng
- Entertainment Weekly featuring - see Crazy Rich Asians
for more images.
- News photos: Michelle and her Crazy Rich Asians
co-star Ken Jeong at Deadline's first New York edition of The Contenders, December 1st.
- Michelle, director Jon M. Chu, producer John Penotti, and Singaporean actress Fiona Xie attended the Chinese premiere of Crazy Rich Asians
in Beijing, China, November 24th.
- Michelle is in talks with adventure film Corto Maltese
, to be directed by French director Christophe Gans.
(Related reports: Heyuguys
- Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy was nominated for Best Action Choreography at Taiwan's 55th Golden Horse Awards.
Photo at left: Michelle in Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy.
- Michelle will be honored at the 9th U.S.-China Entertainment Summit, hosted by Asia Society Southern California, on October 30th in Los Angeles.
- FIA video: The Road to Change   (04:17)
- Michelle is in Los Angeles today.
Video: Michelle Yeoh & Henry Golding with James Corden
- Photos from the Singapore Grand Prix, Singapore Street Circuit, September 16th.
(1-2) with young Singaporean racers on the grid
(1-2) (L to R) Michelle, Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, and Chee Hong Tat, Singapore Senior Minister of State
(photos from "SingaporeGP", "STsport", "Newscom", and "Twitter")
- Filming for FIA road safety in Paris, with French director Arthur Chays.
- Photos at Build Studio in NYC, August 14th. More Crazy Rich Asians
NYC promotion photos coming up.
- Crazy Rich Asians
press conference at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on August 5th.   ("Getty" photos)
- More images in Crazy Rich Asians
- In Los Angeles, August 5th.
birthday party with "Crazy Rich Asians" family
at "Crazy Rich Asians" press junket
- Our special celebration time! The 17th Annual Birthday Special:
Our Birthday Greetings to Michelle Yeoh, August 6, 2018
(birthday image by Bin of Sichuan, China)
Messages sent by fans from over 26 countries/regions: Armenia, Australia, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong,
India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Madagascar, Malaysia, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, South Korea,
Romania, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, U.K., U.S.A., and Vietnam.
All birthday messages have been forwarded to the birthday girl ;-)
And here is our birthday poll result: (question: Which character do you like more - Captain Georgiou or Emperor Georgiou in Star Trek: Discovery?
21 (18%) - Captain Georgiou
17 (14%) - Emperor Georgiou
60 (50%) - I like both characters equally
22 (18%) - I have not watched the entire 'Star Trek: Discovery' season
Michelle, wishing you all the love and happiness in the world. Have a wonderful birthday!
- REALLY?!! It was TWENTY
years ago when this website, the Michelle Yeoh Web Theatre
, came live online! ...
Wow, I knew how to make a website 20 years ago? I'm impressed by my 20 year-younger self, LOL!
Since I'm feeling a bit into...uh, history, let me share a few screenshots of the very original Michelle Yeoh Web Theatre. Do they still look familiar to some of you? (waiving to YOU - our OLD friends!   ;-)  )
(1) the Front page. the 3 images were in fact short animations   (2) the Preface page
(3) the very first few What's New posts in 1998   (4) the 1st anniversary, 1999
(This layout design was used from August 1998 to the end of 2000. The current (3rd) design was made in the spring of 2008, more than ten years ago. In case you are curious what was in the Gallery at the beginning, the photos and story are here
- my first time meeting Michelle and my first Michelle autograph ;-).   )
THANK YOU, all our old and new friends! for your N years of visits, encouragement, and support! This site would not last this long without YOU!
And last but not least, THANK YOU MICHELLE for another year of entertainment and inspiration!!
- Photo: with Jean Todt and and the UN team in Caracas, Venezuela, August 3rd. Michelle is in the U.S. now.
- Crazy Rich Asians
- Michelle will make a appearance at the closing ceremony of the Annual International Jackie Chan Action Movie Week held in Datong City, Shanxi Province, China, July 22nd.
She has returned to Hong Kong from the U.S..
- Star Trek: Discovery
- Dear friends -- here we are, again!
The 2018 Michelle Yeoh Birthday Special
Come to say something to our special lady for her special day, and you may also participate in this year's birthday poll (about 'Star Trek: Discovery').
As "usual", all messages and the poll result will be sent to the birthday girl. ;-)
- Full video: Made in Forests - a short story about sustainable fashion
UNECE press release: Made in Forests: Eco-friendly "Star Threads" for Award-winning Actor Michelle Yeoh in new UN video
- News photos: Michelle, as UN Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador, advocating for the SDGs today at the UN Headquarters in New York City, July 16th. #HLPF
(photos from "UN", "UNDP", "Newscom" and "Veers")
- July 15: Michelle attending the 2018 Formula E-Prix, New York City.
(photos from "AFP", "Getty", "UN GA", and "Newscom")
- More photos from NYC, July 13-14th.
(1) July 6: Geneva, Switzerland
(2-3) July 7: Silverstone, UK
(photos from "MomentoGP" and "RenaultSport")
Jul. 2nd, 2018
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