Stay lengthy and prosper, Michelle Yeoh.
After successful a finest actress Oscar for her function in “Every part In every single place All At As soon as” final month, Yeoh is getting ready to step again into the Star Trek universe to reprise her function as Emperor Philippa Georgiou within the new “Star Trek: Part 31” film.
Yeoh was first launched because the character in 2017, when the Emmy-winning “Star Trek: Discovery” TV collection debuted on Paramount+.
Paramount+ and CBS Studios introduced the information on Tuesday. Yeoh can even function an govt producer on the venture.
Yeoh stated in a press release that she is “past thrilled” to reprise her function within the “Part 31” film, which she says “has been close to and pricey to my coronary heart since I started the journey of enjoying Philippa all the way in which again when this new golden age of ‘Star Trek’ launched.”
“To see her lastly get her second is a dream come true in a 12 months that’s proven me the unimaginable energy of by no means giving up in your desires. We will’t wait to share what’s in retailer for you, and till then: stay lengthy and prosper (except Emperor Georgiou decrees in any other case),” she continued.
It actually has been a 12 months of desires coming true for Yeoh, who made historical past as the primary girl of Asian descent to win an Oscar in the most effective actress class in March. “Every part In every single place All At As soon as” took residence seven Oscars that night time, together with Yeoh’s huge win and the highest prize for finest image.
“Part 31” will showcase Yeoh’s character as she joins a secret division of Starfleet and is “tasked with defending the United Federation of Planets and faces the sins of her previous,” in accordance with an official synopsis.
“Star Trek: Part 31” will start manufacturing later this 12 months.