Who is Sandra Oh
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Sandra was born July 20, 1971 in Nepean, Canada. Growing up, she had a lot of hobbies, including ballet. But her biggest dream was dramatic acting. Young Oh even rejected a full journalism scholarship to Carleton University and decided to study drama at the prestigious National Theatre School of Canada instead. Even id that meant paying dor the school herself. Some of her movies include The Princess Diaries, Under the Tuscan Sun, and Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey. Sandra married movie director Alexander Payne in 2003 but the couple got divorced only few years later.
Her parents are from South Korea. She married filmmaker Alexander Payne on January 1, 2003 and after their divorce in late 2006, she started dating musician Andrew Featherston in 2007.
She co-starred with Paul Giamatti in Sideways.
Inspirational Quotes by Sandra Oh
"I saw 'Joy Luck Club' when it came out, so that was early mid-'90s, and I remember seeing it with my long-time collaborator, Mina Shum. We'd just done 'Double Happiness,' and we saw this movie, and we were weeping. Like, shuddering weeping. Weeping more than really the film deserved."
"I can get a better role in TV and work more constantly than I can waiting around for my friends in Canada to call me every four years - which they do - and I go up there and play a leading role."
"I grew up in so much church: English-speaking church, Korean church."
"I grew up never seeing myself on-screen, and it's really important to me to give people who look like me a chance to see themselves. I want to see myself as the hero of any story. I want to see myself save the world from the bomb."
"I was very young when 'The Carol Burnett Show' came out, but that kind of comedy and the spontaneity of her, I think it really deeply affected me within just the joy of performance."