Youn Yuh-jung

Known For
Acting

Popular
6.601

Birthday
1947-06-19

Place of Birth
Gaeseong, Gyeonggi, Korea

Also Known As

  • 윤여정
  • Youn Yuhjung
  • Yoon Yeo-jeong
  • Yoon Yeo-jung
  • Yoon Yuh-jung
  • Yun Yeo-jeong
  • 尹汝貞

Youn Yuh-jung

Biography

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.