Sandra Oh

Sandra Oh

actress, producer, writer

Sandra Oh was born on Jul 20, 1971 in Canada. Sandra Oh's big-screen debut came with School's Out! directed by Kit Hood in 1992. Sandra Oh is known for Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai directed by Joe Dante, James Hong stars as Grandpa and Matthew Rhys as Riley Greene. Sandra Oh has got 26 awards and 72 nominations so far. The most recent award Sandra Oh achieved is Women Film Critics Circle Awards. The upcoming new tvshow Sandra Oh plays is Michael: Every Day - Season 2 which will be released on Sep 10, 2022.

Sandra Oh was born to Korean parents in the Ottawa suburb of Nepean, Ontario, Canada. Her father, Oh Junsu, a businessman, and her mother, Oh Young-Nam, a biochemist, were married in Seoul, Korea. They both attended graduate school at the University of Toronto. Sandra began her career as a ballet dancer and eventually studied drama at the National Theatre School in Montreal. She then starred in a London (Ontario) stage production of David Mamet's "Oleanna" and appeared as the title character in the Canadian television production The Diary of Evelyn Lau (1994), beating out over 1,000 applicants. Her list of awards includes the FIPA d'Or for Best Actress at the 1994 Festival International de Programmes Audiovisuels at Cannes, France, two Genie Awards (the Canadian Oscar), a Cable Ace Award, a Theatre World Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. In 2003, she married writer-director Alexander Payne and their first film together was the Oscar-winning Sideways (2004).

  • Birthday

    Jul 20, 1971
  • Place of Birth

    Nepean, Ontario, Canada
  • Also known

    Sandra Miju Oh, Wu Shanzhuo, Oh Mi-ju, 吴珊卓, Wu Shan-zhuo, Сандра О, 산드라 오, 산드라오, 오미주

Known For


26 wins & 72 nominations

Women Film Critics Circle Awards
Best Female Action Hero
Winner - WFCC Award
Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Winner - Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Winner - Critics Choice Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows