Michelle Yeoh has been cast in the AVATAR sequels as scientist Dr. Karina Mogue
“Throughout her career, Michelle has always created unique and memorable characters. I look forward to working with Michelle to do the same thing on the Avatar sequels,” said James Cameron.
Michelle Yeoh is recognized as one of the greatest and the most successful international actresses. She can most recently be seen starring in John M. Chu's romantic comedy, CRAZY RICH ASIANS, and in CBS’ STAR TREK: DISCOVERY.
The former Bond girl is best known for her roles in Ang Lee’s CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON 1 & 2, Rob Marshall’s MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA, Roger Spottiswoode’s TOMORROW NEVER DIES and Danny Boyle’s SUNSHINE. Michelle also starred in Luc Besson’s critically acclaimed THE LADY and voiced a role in the Dreamworks animated hit, KUNG FU PANDA 2.
Michelle will next be seen in Paul Feig's LAST CHRISTMAS alongside Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding and in Joe Carnahan’s BOSS LEVEL.
She is represented solely by David Unger (her manager).
Avatar 2: The Way of Water December 16th, 2022
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Set more than a decade after the events of the first film, “Avatar: The Way of Water” begins to tell the story of the Sully family (Jake, Neytiri, and their kids), the trouble that follows them, the lengths they go to keep each other safe, the battles they fight to stay alive, and the tragedies they endure. Directed by James Cameron and produced by Cameron and Jon Landau, the film stars Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Cliff Curtis, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Edie Falco, Jemaine Clement and Kate Winslet.
Directed by James Cameron, Avatar 2: The Way of Water's release date is December 16th, 2022.
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