[Reporter Han Hyun-jung, Daily Economy Star Today]
Actress Youn Yuh-jung became the first Korean actress to receive the Best Supporting Actress Award at the British Academy Awards, while Steven Yeun and Alan Kim left a heartfelt congratulatory message.
On the 12th, Steven Yeun uploaded a picture of Youn Yuh-jung, who won the 73rd British Academy Awards, Best Supporting Actor Award on his Instagram story.
Alan Kim also posted a post saying “Congratulations! Ms Youn is amazing” and watching live broadcasts of the British Academy Awards on Instagram.
They made a relationship with each other in the movie ‘Minari’ (director Lee Issac Chung).
Youn Yuh-jung, who was previously called the ‘Oscar Barometer’, also held an acting award trophy in her arms at the Screen Actors Guild Award (SAG). Attention is focused on whether she will become the protagonist of the new history of an Asian actress taking an Oscar for acting award trophy in 64 years.
Yoon Yeo-jeong, who played a great role in ‘Minari’ as a grandmother Sun-ja who came to the United States for her grandson’s granddaughter, was well-received by the domestic and foreign film industry as ‘Youn Yuh-jung’s own version of Sun-ja’, who is cool on the outside and full of personality and strong maternal love inside. It has set a great record of 33 awards for performance in Los Angeles, Washington DC, Boston, San Francisco, and Seattle by the National Critics Committee.
‘Minari’, which depicts the period of Korean Americans’ immigration and settlement in the US in the 1980s, has continued its awards march starting with the Sundance Film Festival’s Jury Awards. He won the Foreign Language Film Award at the Golden Globe Awards, called the Academy Preliminary Exhibition.
In addition to the Best Supporting Actor Award, the Best Actor Award, Best Actor Award, Best Actor Award, and Music Award, in addition to the Best Supporting Actress Award, were nominated for a total of six categories at the American Academy Awards held on the 25th (local time).
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