Youn Yuh-jung

Youn Yuh-jung


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 19-06-1947
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Gaeseong, Gyeonggi, Korea
  • Also Known As:

    윤여정
    Youn Yuhjung

  • Popularity: 2.26
  • Homepage: N/A


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.




Year Movie Character
1971 Woman of Fire as Myeong-ja
2009 Actresses as Youn Yuh-jung
2016 Canola as Gye-choon
1972 The Insect Woman as Myung-ja
2015 Salut d’Amour as Geum-nim
2016 The Bacchus Lady as So-young
2018 Keys to the Heart as In-sook
1985 Woman Requiem as Ms. Hong
1990 Be a Wicked Woman as Ms. Choi
1978 The Day and Night of a Korean-American as Mrs. Hyun
1970 도그데이즈
2003 A Good Lawyer's Wife as Hong Byeong-han
2012 The Taste of Money as Baek Geum-ok
2006 Maundy Thursday as Nun
2015 Right Now, Wrong Then as Kang Deok-soo
2021 Minari as Soonja
2020 Lucky Chan-sil as Grandmother
2017 Ladies Of The Forest as Soon-shim
2010 The Housemaid as Byeong-sik
2011 List
2007 Hwang Jin Yi as Old Woman
2020 Beasts Clawing at Straws as Soon-ja
1973 Tto Sun Yi, a college girl
2004 Springtime as Mother
2012 In Another Country as Park Sook
2021 Heaven: To The Land of Happiness
2006 The Old Garden as Hyun-woo's mother
2013 Boomerang Family as Mother
2011 Hindsight as Madame Kang
2014 Hill of Freedom as Innkeeper
2010 Hahaha as Moon-kyung's mother
2015 Intimate Enemies as Yuh-jung
2013 Behind the Camera as Herself
2005 The President's Last Bang as Mother
2008 A Tale of Legendary Libido as Hal-meom
2009 Actresses
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1999 KAIST (14 episode) as Professor
2016 Dear My Friends (16 episode) as Oh Choong-Nam
2013 The Queen’s Classroom (16 episode) as Principal Yong Hyun-ja
2014 Three Meals a Day: Jeongseon Village (2 episode) as Self
2015 The Producers (2 episode) as Self
2012 The King 2 Hearts (20 episode) as Bang Yang-seon (the Queen Mother)
2008 Worlds Within (16 episode) as Oh Min-suk
2009 Heading to the Ground (16 episode) as Ae Ja
2009 The Road Home (1 episode) as Bam Soon-jung
2011 Can You Hear My Heart? (30 episode) as Hwang Soon-geum
2002 Who's My Love? (84 episode) as In-ae
2001 Hotelier (20 episode) as Yoon Bong-sook
2012 My Husband Got a Family (58 episode) as Uhm Chung-ae
2010 Home Sweet Home (16 episode) as Sung Eun-sook
2017 Youn's Kitchen (32 episode) as Self
2013 Noonas Over Flowers (8 episode) as Self
1991 사랑이 뭐길래 (66 episode) as Han Sim-ae
2015 Sense8 (7 episode) as Min-Jung
2014 Wonderful Days (50 episode) as Jang So-sim
2017 Master In The House (2 episode) as Herself
2019 Never Twice (36 episode) as Bok Mak-Rye
1987 KBS Drama Awards (1 episode) as Host
2002 Ruler of Your Own World (20 episode) as Jung Yoo-soon
1970 Pachinko (8 episode) as Sunja
2010 Golden Fish (1 episode) as Cho Yoon-hee
2008 Chunja's Happy Events (10 episode) as Yang Boon-hee
2007 Daughters-in-Law (12 episode) as Seo Mi-soon
1995 목욕탕집 남자들 (87 episode) as Roh Hye-young
2021 Youn Stay (12 episode) as Self
2005 A Farewell to Sorrow (60 episode) as Lee Yeon-sim
1999 Hur Jun (64 episode) as Sung In-cheol's wife
1999 Did We Really Love? (44 episode) as Choi Hye-ja
1992 여자의 방 (1 episode)
1953 The Oscars (1 episode) as Self

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