Actress Michelle Yeoh Actress Michelle Yeoh. Shes been called Asias foremost female action star. Shes the lead in Ang Lees Crouching Tiger, hidden Dragon. Yeoh has starred in many films including Supercop with Jackie Chan and the 007 thriller Tomorrow Never Dies. Yeow is also a film producer. She is a native of Ipoh, Malaysia, and in fact was once Miss Malaysia.