Youn Yuh-jung

Youn Yuh-jung

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    • June 19th, 1947
Youn Yuh-jung (born June 19, 1947) is a South Korean actress. In a film and television career spanning nearly 40 years, Youn is best known for starring in Kim Ki-young's Woman of Fire (1971), Im Sang-soo's The Housemaid (2010), The Taste of Money (2012), and Minari (2020) for which she gained international fame along with numerous awards from this performance, winning an award each from Critics Choice, SAG, BAFTA, and Academy Awards for her supporting performance.


Acting (16 Credits)

2020Minari as Soonja
2020Beasts Clawing at Straws as Soon-ja
2018Keys To The Heart as In-sook
2016Canola as Gye-choon
2015Right Now, Wrong Then as Kang Deok-soo
2014Hill of Freedom as Innkeeper
2012The Taste of Money as Baek Geum-ok
2012In Another Country as Park Sook
2012The King 2 Hearts as Bang Yang-seon (the Queen Mother)
2011Hindsight as Madame Kang
2010The Housemaid as Byeong-sik
2010Hahaha as Moon-kyung's mother
2008Garoojigi as Hal-meom
2006Maundy Thursday as Nun
2005The President's Last Bang as Mother
2003Baramnan gajok as Hong Byeong-han


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