Day: April 27, 2021

South Korea cheers veteran actor Youn Yuh-jung’s Oscar win

Wonsuk Chin distinctly remembers sitting in a theater in South Korea as a cinema-loving teenager, blown away by Yuh-Jung Youn’s performance in the 1985 revenge film “Mother.” More than 35 years later, as Youn was named best supporting actress at this year’s Academy Awards for her role in the immigrant family tale “Minari,” marking the […]