Former Bond babe Michelle Yeoh is set for a busy 2005 after signing on to star in both the latest Silence Of The Lambs prequel and MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 3.

According to movie website MONKEYPEACHES.COM, the Crouching Tiger, HIDDEN DRAGON star, who teamed up with Pierce Brosnan in 007 movie TOMORROW NEVER DIES, is currently negotiating a role in Tom Cruise's latest action movie.

The site also reports that the Cruise sequel may also be eyeing a China shoot - BEIJING ROSAT FILM + TV PRODUCTION CO, LTD has reportedly helped a pre-production team scout locations in Beijing and Shanghai.

Meanwhile, Yeoh has been linked to a lead role in Silence of The Lambs prequel for much of this year (05).

30/05/2005 13:41