by Michael dEstries
Categories: Animals, Causes.

In the pretty terrible Tomorrow Never Dies, Michelle Yeoh played opposite former Bond Pierce Brosnan as a sexy, kick-ass spy. She will also be starring in The Mummy 3 due out next summer. Besides her success on screen, however, the former beauty pageant winner is also a strong advocate for the protection of wild animals and their endangered habitats. According to WildAid — one of the groups she supports — and estimated $10-$20 billion a year is made off of poaching. In the following video, Yeoh voices her support for saving Asian elephants threatened by habitat loss and illegal hunts. You can also view videos by Jackie Chan, Ang Lee, Ralph Fiennes, Minnie Driver and others.

About Michael dEstries

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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