Steven Yeun Bio, Age, Wife, Movies And TV Shows, Okja, Walking Dead

Steven Yeun Biography

Steven Yeun is a Korean-American actor and voice actor. He was born on December 21st, 1983 in Seoul, Korea.

He has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Kalamazoo College and graduated in 2005. He is married to Joana Park, a photographer. The two have been together since December 3rd, 2016. They have a son together.

Steven Yeun Career

Yeun’s enthusiasm for acting and comedy came during his first year at Kalamazoo, when he viewed the school’s comedy gathering, Monkapult. He tried out for Monkapult, yet was at first dismissed before effectively joining the gathering during his sophomore year.

Yeun uncovered to his folks that he intended to seek after a comedy vocation in Chicago as opposed to joining up with graduate school or restorative school.

Steven Yeun
Steven Yeun

His folks, while discontent with the choice, were strong, as per Yeun, and allowed him two years to seek after acting.

Yeun moved to Chicago in 2005, living in the city’s Lincoln Square with his sibling. Soon after graduation, he joined Stir Friday Night, a sketch parody gathering made out of Asian-American individuals.

Other graduated class of the gathering incorporate Danny Pudi from Community. He joined The Second City in Chicago before moving to Los Angeles in October 2009.

Yeun’s greatest job to date was Glenn Rhee on The Walking Dead, an AMC TV ghastliness dramatization dependent on the comic book arrangement of a similar name.

The arrangement started in 2010 with Glenn as one of the first principal characters who battle to make due in a vicious whole-world destroying world plagued with substance eating walkers just as different people, some of whom are more perilous than the walkers.

The dramatization is the most noteworthy appraised arrangement in satellite TV history, with its third through 6th season earning the most 18 to 49-year-old watchers of any link or communicate TV arrangement.

The arrangement has gotten generally positive surveys from expert TV faultfinders. Yeun left the show in 2016 after his character Glenn was murdered off in the season 7 debut.

In March 2016, Yeun was cast in Joe Lynch’s activity blood and gore movie Mayhem. The film was discharged in theaters on November 10, 2017. In April 2016, Yeun was cast in Bong Joon-ho’s activity experience film Okja.

The film sought the Palme d’Or in the fundamental challenge area at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. It was discharged on Netflix on June 28, 2017. Yeun likewise gave the voice of Bo in 2017’s The Star.

Yeun then co-featured in Boots Riley’s dull parody Sorry to Bother You nearby Lakeith Stanfield, Armie Hammer, and Tessa Thompson, which was discharged in theaters on July 6, 2018.

The film had its debut at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2018. The film won The 2019 National Board of Review’s Top Ten Independent Films grant. It additionally won Best Screenplay and Best First Feature at the 2019 Independent Spirit Awards.

In late 2018, Yeun played as a secretive character Ben in the South Korean puzzle show movie Burning, coordinated by Lee Chang-dong. The film was first disclosed at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

His presentation in the film was acclaimed. Yeun won Best Supporting Actor at the 2018 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards, Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2018, Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2018, and 2018 National Society of Film Critics Awards.

In 2019, Yeun will star in and fill in as an official maker for Lee Isaac Chung’s A24 worker dramatization Minari, which likewise incorporates Will Patton and Scott Haze among the cast.

Yeun has additionally voice acted in both enlivened arrangement and movies. A portion of these jobs incorporate Avatar Wan in season 2 of The Legend of Korra, Steve Palchuk in Trollhunters and 3Below, Keith in Voltron: Legendary Defender, Nathan Park/Wingspan in Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters, Little Cato in Final Space, and Speckle in Tuca and Bertie.

It was later uncovered that Yeun’s job as Steve Palchuk would proceed into Wizards, the third arrangement of the Tales of Arcadia set of three. The primary period of 3Below was discharged on Netflix on December 21, 2018, and the second and last season was discharged on July 12, 2019.

In late 2018, Yeun handled a fundamental job in a scene of Jordan Peele’s recovery of The Twilight Zone. He next will voice act in eight-scene enlivened arrangement Invincible adjusting Robert Kirkman’s comic book arrangement. The arrangement will discharge on Amazon Prime in 2020.

Steven Yeun Movies And TV Shows

He has appeared in the following movies and TV shows;

  • the walking dead
  • Okja
  • Mayhem (film)
  • Sorry to Bother You
  • Voltron: Legendary Defender
  • Trollhunters
  • The Star 2017
  • Burning 2018
  • Final Space
  • The Legend of Korra
  • I Origins
  • Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters
  • Blowout Sale
  • My Name Is Jerry
  • Like a French Film
  • Chew 2018
  • Filthy Sexy Teen$
  • 3 Below

Steven Yeun New Movie

His new movie is Burning 2018.

Jong-soo runs into Hae-mi, a girl who once lived in his neighborhood, and she asks him to watch her cat while she’s out of town. When she returns, she introduces him to Ben, a man she met on the trip. Ben proceeds to tell Jong-soo about his hobby.

Initial release: 5 July 2018 (Russia)
Director: Lee Chang-dong
Box office: 4.9 million USD
Nominations: Palme d’Or, Cannes Best Actress Award, MORE
Awards: Grand Bell Award for Best Film

Steven Yeun Big Bang Theory

Yeun only appears for a moment in the episode “The Staircase Implementation”. His name is not stated, but was given in the credits as “Sebastian”.

Steven Yeun Okja

For 10 idyllic years, young Mija has been caretaker and constant companion to Okja – a massive animal and an even bigger friend – at her home in the mountains of South Korea.

But that changes when family-owned, multinational conglomerate Mirando Corporation takes Okja for themselves and transports her to New York, where an image-obsessed and self-promoting CEO has big plans for Mija’s dearest friend. With no particular plan but single-minded intent, Mija sets out on a rescue mission.

Initial release: 3 November 2017 (USA)
Director: Bong Joon-ho
Box office: 2.1 million USD (limited theatrical release)
Nominations: Palme d’Or, Cannes Best Actress Award
Languages: Korean, English

Steven Yeun Age

He was born on December 21st, 1983 in Seoul, Korea. He is 37 years old as of 2020.

Steven Yeun Wife

He is married to Joana Park, a photographer. The two have been together since December 3rd, 2016. They have a son together.

Steven Yeun And Lauren Cohan

There were speculations that Lauren and Yeun were dating but it turned out only to be a good work relationship and nothing more.

Steven Yeun Height

He is 1.75 M tall.

Steven Yeun Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $ 4 million.

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