Youn Yuh-jung


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Beloved by audiences around the world, Youn Yuh-Jung's a legendary actress who has starred in many of Korea's most revered films & TV shows in a career that spans 5 decades. After winning Korea's Blue Dragon Award for best actress in her film debut as the country girl turned femme fatale in 1971's Woman of Fire (part of director Kim Ki-Young's ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 60 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Minari Soonja
(2020)
The Housemaid Byung-sik
(2010)
The Bacchus Lady So-young
(2016)
Lucky Chan-sil Grandmother
(2019)

Filmography

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 2022 Pachinko (TV Series)
Older Sunja
- Chapter Eight (2022) ... Older Sunja (as Yuh-Jung Youn)
- Chapter Six (2022) ... Older Sunja (as Yuh-Jung Youn)
- Chapter Five (2022) ... Older Sunja (as Yuh-jung Youn)
- Chapter Four (2022) ... Older Sunja (as Yuh-Jung Youn)
- Chapter Three (2022) ... Older Sunja (as Yuh-Jung Youn)
 2022 The Boys Presents: Diabolical (TV Series short)
Sun-Hee
- John and Sun-Hee (2022) ... Sun-Hee (voice, as Youn Yuh Jung)
 2021 San-na-mul cheo-nyeo (Short)
Soon-sim
 2020 Minari
Soonja (as Yuh-jung Youn)
 2020 Beasts Clawing at Straws
Soon-ja (as Yuh Jung Youn)
 2019 Lucky Chan-sil
Grandmother (as Youn Yuh Jung)
 2018 Keys To The Heart
In-Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2015-2017 Sense8 (TV Series)
Min-Jung
- Polyphony (2017) ... Min-Jung (as Yuh Jung Youn)
- Obligate Mutualisms (2017) ... Min-Jung (as Yuh Jung Youn)
- Who Am I? (2017) ... Min-Jung (as Yuh Jung Youn)
- Happy F*cking New Year. (2016) ... Min-Jung (as Yuh Jung Youn)
- We Will All Be Judged by the Courage of Our Hearts (2015) ... Min-Jung (as Yuh-jung Youn)
 2016 Di-eo Ma-i Peu-ren-jeu (TV Series)
Oh Choong-nam
- Episode #1.16 (2016) ... Oh Choong-nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.15 (2016) ... Oh Choong-nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.14 (2016) ... Oh Choong-nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.13 (2016) ... Oh Choong-nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.12 (2016) ... Oh Choong-nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2016 Canola
Grandma (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2016 The Bacchus Lady
So-young (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2015 Right Now, Wrong Then
Duk-soo Kang (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2015 Salut d'Amour
Im Geum-nim (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2014 Hill of Freedom
Goo-Ok (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2014 Wonderful Days (TV Series)
Jang So-shim (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2013 The Queen's Classroom (TV Series)
Yong Hyun-ja
- Episode #1.16 (2013) ... Yong Hyun-ja (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.15 (2013) ... Yong Hyun-ja (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.14 (2013) ... Yong Hyun-ja (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.13 (2013) ... Yong Hyun-ja (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.12 (2013) ... Yong Hyun-ja (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2013 Boomerang Family
Mom (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2012 Unexpected You (TV Series)
Uhm Chung-ae (2012)
- Episode #1.58 (2012) ... Uhm Chung-ae (2012) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.57 (2012) ... Uhm Chung-ae (2012) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.56 (2012) ... Uhm Chung-ae (2012) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.55 (2012) ... Uhm Chung-ae (2012) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.54 (2012) ... Uhm Chung-ae (2012) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2012 In Another Country
Park Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2012 The Taste of Money
Baek Geum-ok (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2012 The King 2 Hearts (TV Series)
Bang Yang Sun (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2011 List (Short) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2011 Hindsight
Lady Yoon (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2011 Can You Hear My Heart? (TV Series)
Hwang Soon-geum
- Episode #1.30 (2011) ... Hwang Soon-geum (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.29 (2011) ... Hwang Soon-geum (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.28 (2011) ... Hwang Soon-geum (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.27 (2011) ... Hwang Soon-geum (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.26 (2011) ... Hwang Soon-geum (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2010 Home Sweet Home (TV Series)
Sung Eun Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2010 The Housemaid
Byung-sik (as Yuh-jung Youn)
 2010 Hahaha
Moon-kyeong's mother (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2010 Golden Fish (TV Series)
Jo Yun-Hee (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2009 Actresses (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2009 No Limit (TV Mini Series)
Ae-ja (2009) (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2008 The World That They Live In (TV Series)
Oh Min Suk
- Live Like A Drama III (2008) ... Oh Min Suk (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Trite. Ordinary. Childish. (2008) ... Oh Min Suk (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Things You Can Never Get Used To (2008) ... Oh Min Suk (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Addiction, The Consequences... And The Chaos (2008) ... Oh Min Suk (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- White Outs (2008) ... Oh Min Suk (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2008 Garoojigi (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2007 Hwang Jin Yi
Old Woman (as Yuh Jung Youn)
 2006 What's Up Fox? (TV Series)
Choi Soon-Nam
- Episode #1.16 (2006) ... Choi Soon-Nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.15 (2006) ... Choi Soon-Nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.14 (2006) ... Choi Soon-Nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.13 (2006) ... Choi Soon-Nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.12 (2006) ... Choi Soon-Nam (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2006 The Old Garden
Hyun-woo's Mother (as Yoon Yeo-jung)
 2006 Maundy Thursday
Yu-jung's aunt (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2006 Really, Really Like You (TV Mini Series)
Goo, Hyang-Sook
- Episode #1.34 (2006) ... Goo, Hyang-Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.33 (2006) ... Goo, Hyang-Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.32 (2006) ... Goo, Hyang-Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.31 (2006) ... Goo, Hyang-Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
- Episode #1.30 (2006) ... Goo, Hyang-Sook (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2005 Be Strong, Geum-Soon! (TV Series)
Grandmother (as Yuh Jung Youn)
 2005 The President's Last Bang
Yoon-hee's Mother (uncredited)
 2004 Springtime
Mother (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2003 Baramnan gajok
Hong Byung-han / Yeong-jak's mother (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2002 Ruler of Your Own World (TV Series)
Bok-Su's mother (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 2001 Law Firm (TV Series)
 1995 The Bathhouse People (TV Series)
Hyeyong (Second daughter-in-law)
- Episode #1.7 (1995) ... Hyeyong (Second daughter-in-law)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... Hyeyong (Second daughter-in-law)
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... Hyeyong (Second daughter-in-law)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... Hyeyong (Second daughter-in-law)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... Hyeyong (Second daughter-in-law)
 1995 Be a Wicked Woman (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 1987 Love and Ambition (Sarang gwa Yamang) (TV Series)
Hye-joo Song (Mi-ja's manager)
 1985 Woman Requiem (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 1973 Love and Hatred (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 1972 Insect Woman (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
 1971 Woman of Fire
Myungja (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
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Alternate Names:

Youn Yuh Jung | Yoon Yeo-jung | Yeo-jeong Yoon | Yuh Jung Youn | Yuh-Jung Youn | Yuh-jung Youn

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Young-Nam Jo  (divorced)  (2 children)
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Is the first Korean actor to win an Academy Award (Best Supporting Actress for Minari (2020)). See more »

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