‘Minari’ Star Youn Yuh-jung Makes History at SAG Awards

Youn Yuh-jung took home a historic SAG award in the best female actor in a supporting role category on Sunday night.The Minari actress beat out Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm), Glenn Close (Hillbilly Elegy), Olivia Colman (The Father) and Helena Zengel (News of the World) to become the first Korean actress to ever win the category.Sunday’s shortened one-hour show was pre-recorded — meaning the SAG-AFTRA winners were informed of their wins a few days before the telecast — and the acceptance speeches were also pre-taped.

The changes were a Covid-era decision in order to protect the guild’s nominees and presenters….

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