Youn Yuh Jung Announced As Presenter For 94th Academy Awards
After making history at last year’s Academy Awards, Youn Yuh Jung will be attending the Oscars again this year as a presenter!
On March 3 local time, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences officially announced its first lineup of presenters for this year’s awards.
Youn Yuh Jung will be presenting an award at the upcoming ceremony, which is scheduled to take place in Hollywood later this month. Other presenters for this year’s awards include Kevin Costner, Lady Gaga, Zoë Kravitz, Rosie Perez, and Chris Rock.
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) March 3, 2022
Last year, Youn Yuh Jung became the first Korean actor ever to win an acting award at the Academy Awards after claiming the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress (for her performance in “Minari“). Following her historic win, she was officially invited to join the Academy as a voting member.
The 94th Academy Awards will air live from Hollywood on March 27 at 8 p.m. ET.
Watch Youn Yuh Jung’s award-winning performance in “Minari” with subtitles below!