Title: The Lady
Starring: Michelle Yeoh as Aung San Suu Kyi and David Thewlis as Michael Aris
Release Date: February 17th, 2012 (limited theatres)
The story of Aung San Suu Kyi, the woman who is at the core of Burma’s democracy movement, and her husband, Michael Aris. Despite distance, long separations, and a dangerously hostile regime, their love endures until the very end.
Michelle Yeoh talks about her new biopic, ‘The Lady,’ at its Toronto International Film Festival premiere. Directed by Luc Besson, the film is based on the life of Burmese pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi.