Meet Eugenia Yuan

February 23, 2007 By:
Meet Eugenia Yuan

Since it's Oscars week we want to introduce you to Eugenia Yuan who is sure to become a household name soon in the US. This actress just won a top prize at the
Gotham Awards for her performance in Choking Man.

If Eugenia already looks familiar, that's because she was in the Oscar nominated flick
Memoirs of A Geisha and Flying Dragon, Leaping Tiger.

Here's the scoop on this rising star.

-Hong Kong Oscar winner and daughter of martial arts legend Cheng Pei

-Was once a champion rhythmic gymnast for the U.S. Olympic Team and
was, at one time, ranked #4 in the world.

- You can see her in the upcoming flick The Drummer and dark
drama Shanhai Hotel opposite CSI:NY's Hill Harper.