• Youn Yuh-jung was named Best Supporting Actress at the 93rd Academy Awards. South Korean actors Park Seo-joon, Choi Woo-shik and Song Hye-kyo congratulated the actor.

PUBLISHED APRIL 26, 2021 AT 9:09 PM

South Korean actor Youn Yuh-jung made history at the 93rd Academy Awards. The actress won the Best Supporting Actress award for her role in Minari and became the first Korean actress to win an Academy Award. She was also the first Asian actress to win the award.

After their victory, they showered several South Korean stars with messages of congratulations and love. Choi Woo-shik, who appeared in the Oscar-winning film Parasite, revealed that he was torn to pieces when he saw her win. Korean actors Park Seo-joon and Song Hye-kyo also celebrated their victory.

As reported by News1 on Soompi, Choi Woo-shik said, “I sincerely congratulate you on winning Best Supporting Actress at the Oscars. While we were watching the show we all desperately wished it. I torn myself watching it. I hope you will will always be healthy and active in great projects. Congratulations once again on the award! “

Itaewon class star Park Seo-joon said, “Congratulations on your win! Even when we performed together on Youn’s Stay, you were someone to look up to. I’m sure this was the case on Set would have been the case. ” “Minari.” I think that’s why Grandma Soonja felt more tender and lovable in the film. I sincerely congratulate you on your Oscar and hope that you continue to stay healthy. Congratulations again. “

Descendants of sun star Song Hye-kyo shared a picture of Youn Yuh-jung, who posed with the Oscar trophy on her Instagram stories, and said, “Sunsaengnim, congratulations!” The King: Eternal Monarch actor Kim Go-eun also shared a picture of the victorious moment and used the “Best News Ever” and “Wow” emojis to express their excitement.

Actors Song Hye-kyo and Kim Go-eun congratulate Youn Yuh-jung.

Youn Yuh-jung accepted her award and was surprised when it won Glenn Close. She also thanked the Minari team and joked about finally meeting Brad Pitt.

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