Michelle Yeoh is going to star in Universal Pictures’ film adaptation of Wicked. She will be playing the role of Madame Morrible, who is the head of the school where Cynthia Erivo’s Elphaba, and Glinda, played by Ariana Grande, are students.

In the movie, Jeff Goldblum has already been confirmed to play the Wizard and Jonathan Bailey will be cast as Fiyero. Ethan Slater has been cast as Boq, another student and love interest at the school.

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Michelle Yeoh age

Michelle Yeoh is 60 years old. She is a Malaysian actress born on August 6, 1962, in Ipoh, Perak.

Michelle Yeoh husband

She was married to Hong Kong entrepreneur Dickson Poon, who owns well-known companies like Harvey Nichols and Charles Jourdan from 1988 to 1992.

In 1998, there were reports of Yeoh being engaged to Alan Heldman, a US cardiologist.

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In July 2008, she confirmed her engagement to Jean Todt, then the General Manager and CEO of Scuderia Ferrari and later the president of the FIA.   during an interview with the then-host of CBS’s The Late Late Show, Craig Ferguson.

She began dating him in 2004.

Michelle Yeoh net worth

She has a net worth of $40 million, according to Celeb Worth.

Michelle Yeoh career

Yeoh won the Miss Malaysia World pageant in 1983. She represented Malaysia at the Miss World pageant held in London in 1983. She went to Australia later that year and won the Miss International Tourism Quest competition there.  From there, she starred with Jackie Chan in a television ad.

She debuted in films and started her acting career in action and martial arts films, where she did most of her own stunts.  

Some of her notable works include 

Police Story 3: Super CopThe Heroic Trio, Chi Master, Wing Chun and many others