Michelle Yeoh has won a Golden Globe for her performance in the film Everything Everywhere All At Once. During her speech, pianist Chloe Flower began playing some music as an indication for the veteran actor to wrap up her speech. Yeoh did not take this lightly and told her “Shut up please!” with cheers from the audience. She followed her statement with “I can beat you up”.
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Yeoh is a Malaysian actor who has been a part of some iconic films like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Crazy Rich Asians, Avatar: The Way of Water, and Shang Chi.
The 60-year-old actor won her category against contenders Lesley Manville (Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris),
In 1997, she was named by People magazine in its list of 50 Most Beautiful People in the World. TIME magazine has listed her as one of the 100 most influential people in the world in its 2022 list.
Although a Malaysian by birth, she began her career in Hong Kong martial arts films. The film role that brought Yeoh to mass audiences was the 1997 James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies, where she shared screen space with Pierce Brosnan.
She served on the jury of the 49th Berlin International Film Festival. Yeoh has also been a part of major franchises like the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Star Trek. She entered MCU with her performance in the film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.