Youn Yuh-jung

Profession: Actress
Youn Yuh-jung
Real name: 윤여정 (Yoon Yeo Jung)
Birthdate: June 19, 1947
Age: 74 years
Country: South Korea South Korea
Horoscope: Gemini


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Youn Yuh-jung Nominations & Awards


 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED

Academy Awards

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER


 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER

Independent Spirit

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER

Boston Society of Film Critics

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Ensemble Performance NOMINATED

Chicago Film Critics Association

 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER

 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
윤여정 (Yoon Yeo Jung), better known as Youn Yuh-jung, is an South Korean Actress. She has won an Academy Awards, an BAFTA Awards and an Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG). She's known for A Tale of Legendary Libido (2008), The Housemaid (2010) and Minari (2020).

All Movies of Youn Yuh-jung

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  • Pachinko (TV Series)
    8 episodes. Based on the New York Times bestseller, this sweeping saga chronicles the hopes and dreams of a Korean immigrant family across four generations as they leave their homeland in an indomitable quest to survive and thrive...
    Character:  Older Sunja 8 episodes, 2022
    United States  2022
  • Beasts That Cling to the Straw
    Having gone bankrupt, Joong-Man is forced to move back in with his mother, who has Alzheimer’s. He finds the bag full of money in a locker at a public baths, and sees it as the solution to all his (financial) problems. Customs o...
    South Korea  2020
  • Minari
    David, a 7-year-old Korean-American boy, gets his life turned upside down when his father decides to move their family to rural Arkansas and start a farm in the mid-1980s, in this charming and unexpected take on the American Dream
    United States  2020
  • Dear My Friends (TV Series)
    Depict the life story of the ones in their twilight years, who raise their voices as "It's not over. We're still alive".
    South Korea  2016
  • The Bacchus Lady
    The Bacchus Lady looks into the issue of elderly prostitution in South Korea. So-Young, an elderly lady who provides sex services to the male senior citizens using the pretext of selling Bacchus (an energy drink) to them. When So-...
    Character: So-young (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
    South Korea  2016
  • Intimate Enemies
    At a car accident site, Ji-Noo (Ryoo Seung-Bum), Na-Mi (Koh Joon-Hee), Jung-Sook (Ryoo Hyoun-Kyoung) and Yakuboo (Samuel Okyere) find a bag filled with money. They become involved in a dangerous case.
    South Korea  2015
  • The King 2 Hearts (TV Series)
    North and South Korea have agreed to work as a team for The World Officer Championship. Crown Prince Lee Jae-Ha, the self-centered younger brother of the reigning monarch of South Korea, is tricked into joining the team. Meanwhile...
    South Korea  2012
  • The Taste of Money
    Young-jak who is a private secretary of madam Baek, the center power of Korean conglomerate, deals with immoral private issues of her wealthy family. He reports to madam Baek that her husband, Mr. Yoon is having an affair with a ...
    Character: Baek Geum-ok (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
    South Korea  2012
  • Hindsight
    Legendary gangster Doo Hun (Song Kang Ho) is now retired and taking cooking classes. He's planning on opening a restaurant in Busan because, well, that's what retired gangsters do. There's a prickly young woman Se Bin (Shin Se Kyu...
    South Korea  2011
  • Hahaha (Ha Ha Ha)
    Filmmaker JO Munkyung plans to leave Seoul to live in Canada. So days before his departure, he meets his close friend BANG Jungshik, who is a film critic. After a few rounds, they find out coincidentally, they have both been to th...
    Character: Moon-kyeong's mother (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
    South Korea  2010
  • The Housemaid
    A man's affair with his family's housemaid leads to a dark consequences.
    South Korea  2010
  • A Tale of Legendary Libido
    Hidden in the ancient Korean folklore lies a tragic character with a massive inferiority complex. Byun Kang-se’s problem stems from his seriously impaired libido due to a freak accident when he was young. He lives in a small v...
    Character: (as Yeo-jeong Yoon)
    South Korea  2008
  • The Old Garden
    The 80s in a South Korea under repressive dictatorship that reads spy infiltrated by the communists from the North into every rebellious student. Hyun-woo escapes Kwangju during the uprising, stealing his way to a mountain village...
    Character: Hyun-woo's Mother (as Yoon Yeo-jung)
    South Korea  2006
  • Woman Requiem
    Mrs Hong did her best to protect her daughter, Na-mi, from hardships and the pain of life. However, one day, Na-mi is kidnapped and forced to serve in a brothel. Mrs Hong rescues the raped and battered Na-mi but the girl kills her...
    South Korea  1985
  • The Insect Woman
    A schoolgirl goes from braids to bouffant when her mother makes her a bar hostess/prostitute. She cures impotence for Professor Lee and becomes his concubine. His entrepreneurial wife is initially shocked but soon accepts the arra...
    South Korea  1972
  • Fire Woman
    A variation on Kim's classic 'The Housemaid' (1960). The lives of a composer and his wife, who live on a chicken farm, are thrown into turmoil when a femme fatale joins their household.
    South Korea  1971