Michelle Yeoh Net Worth, Husband, Latest News, Parents, Career, Height

26 Dec, 2022 Last Update 1 year ago

Today we will learn about Michelle Yeoh's personal life as well as Michelle Yeoh net's worth, husband, wiki, biography, career, relationship, and parents.  Michelle Yeoh is a Malaysian actress, who is married to Hong Kong Bussiness Man Dickson poon. She won the Miss Malaysia World contest. If you want complete information, then read this article till the end.

Michelle Yeoh Net Worth

Her net worth is $40 Million.

Michelle Yeoh Husband- Relationship

 She is married to Dickson Poon.In 1984, Poon's company signed the then-21-year-old Miss Malaysia, Michelle Yeoh, to appear in a television ad opposite Jackie Chan. That appearance, with Poon's help, subsequently helped to launch Yeoh's motion picture career with the 1985 martial arts film Yes, Madam. Four years later, in February 1988, Yeoh suspended her movie career to marry Poon. She resumed it three-and-a-half years later when the couple separated in 1991.

Yeoh was engaged to Alan Heldman, an American cardiologist. In 2004, she started dating Jean Todt, then General Manager and CEO of Scuderia Ferrari and later the president of the FIA. In July 2008, she confirmed her engagement to him during an interview with Craig Ferguson on CBS's The Late Late Show. Continue reading to learn more about her relationship, and find out more about her marriage here.

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Michelle Yeoh Wiki & Biography

Michelle Yeoh Net Worth

Yeoh was born on 6 August 1962 in Ipoh, Perak. Her parents are Janet Yeoh and Yeoh Kian-teik (who died on 5 November 2014), a lawyer and Malaysian Chinese Association politician, as well as the man behind the express bus service Sri Maju. 

She is fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin, and English. Yeoh was keen on dance from an early age, beginning ballet at the age of four. She studied at Main Convent Ipoh, an all-girls secondary school in Ipoh, as a primary student. At the age of 15, she moved with her parents to the United Kingdom, where she was enrolled in an all-girls boarding school. Yeoh later studied at the UK's Royal Academy of Dance in London, majoring in ballet. However, a spinal injury prevented her from becoming a professional ballet dancer, and she transferred her attention to choreography and other arts. She received a BA degree in creative arts with a minor in drama in 1982.

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Michelle YeohNet Worth, Husband, Wiki/Biography, Age, Children, Height, Weight, Parents

Real Name

Michelle Yeoh 

Nick Name



Malaysian actress





Marital Status

Currently she is single 

Ex-Husband Name

Dickson Poon




60 years old


1.63 m


55 kg



Eye Color

Dark Brown  Color

Hair Color

Brown Color

Date of Birth

6 August 1962

Birth Place

Ipoh, Malaysia 





School Name

SMK Convent Ipoh  

College Name

Royal Academy Of Dance



Father & Mother Name

Janet Yeoh  (Father)

Kian- Teik (Mother)

Sibling’s Name

Robert/ Lam Yeoh 

Source Of Income

Entertainment Industry 

Net Worth

$40 Million




Michelle Yeoh Net Worth - Lifestyle-Career

Michelle Yeoh Net Worth

Lifestyle & Career: -In 1983, at the age of 20, Yeoh won the Miss Malaysia World contest. She was Malaysia's representative at Miss World 1983 pageant in London. Later that year, she traveled to Australia where she won the Miss International Tourism Quest pageant. Yeoh started her film career acting in action and martial arts films, where she did most of her own stunts. Already with her third credit, Yes, Madam (1985), she was given the main role. 

 Yeoh married Dickson Poon, who headed the D&B Group, in 1987 and retired from acting. Yeoh returned to acting with Police Story 3 Super Cop (1992) after having divorced Poon. She changed her stage name back to Michelle Yeoh when she started her Hollywood career with Tomorrow Never Dies in 1997. 

In the 1997 James Bond film, she played Wai Lin opposite star, Pierce Brosnan. Brosnan was impressed, describing her as a "wonderful actress" who was "serious and committed about her work".He referred to her as a "female James Bond" in reference to her combat abilities. In October 2011, Yeoh was chosen by Guerlain to be its skincare ambassador.

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Michelle Yeoh's Ethnicity, Parents & Siblings

Michelle Yeoh's marital status is married, according to the information. Yeoh was born in the Ipoh. Her father, Janet Yeoh, and her mother, Kian- Teik. If you want to see some information or their accounts from their social media, then it is given below.

Michelle Yeoh Net Worth- Achievements & Awards 

On 25 November 2002, Yeoh was honored as The Outstanding Young People of the World (TOYP) (Cultural Achievement) by JCI (Junior Chamber International).On 23 April 2007, French President Jacques Chirac conferred upon Yeoh the title of Knight of the Legion of Honour.

In 2011, Yeoh received a special award for her contribution to Malaysian cinema at 24th Malaysian Film Festival. Yeoh received the Excellence in Asian Cinema award during the 7th Asian Film Awards in March 2013 in Hong Kong. On 30 November 2013, Yeoh presided as the Chief Guest at the International Film Festival of India. She was placed on Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2022. On 13 August 2022, Yeoh received an honorary doctorate of fine arts degree from the American Film Institute for her contributions of distinction to the art of the moving image. She became the first Asian artist to receive the honor. 

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Michelle Yeoh Net Worth- FAQ About

Q.1 Who is Michelle Yeoh?

Ans. She is a Malaysian actress.

Q.2 How old is Michelle Yeoh?

Ans. Her age is 60 years old.

Q.3 What is Michelle Yeoh's Net Worth?

Ans. Her net worth is $40 Million.

Q.4 What is her Real Name?

Ans. Her real name is Michelle Yeoh.

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