Michelle Yeoh to receive 2023 Women In Motion Award

Michelle Yeoh backstage at the 95th Oscars on Sunday, March 12, 2023.

Kering and  Festival de Cannes will present the 2023 Women In Motion Award to actress Michelle Yeoh at this year’s festival.

Yeoh recently won the Academy Award for best actress for “Everything Everywhere All At Once” and was on the Cannes jury back in 2002.

Previous recipients of the Women In Motion Award include Jane Fonda in 2015, Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon in 2016, Isabelle Huppert in 2017, Patty Jenkins in 2018, Gong Li in 2019, Salma Hayek in 2021, and Viola Davis in 2022.