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Sandra Oh is a Actor and Producer Canadienne born on 20 july 1971 at Ottawa (Canada)

Sandra Oh

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Birth name Sandra Miju Oh
Nationality Canada
Birth 20 july 1971 (52 years) at Ottawa (Canada)

Sandra Miju Oh (born July 20, 1971) is a Canadian actress known for her role as Dr. Cristina Yang on ABC's medical drama Grey's Anatomy, a role that earned her Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards, as well as five nominations for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

She has also played notable roles in the feature films The Princess Diaries, Under the Tuscan Sun, Last Night, Sideways, and had a supporting role on the HBO original series Arli$$. Other films she has appeared in include The Night Listener, Sorry, Haters, Blindness, Bean, Wilby Wonderful, Hard Candy, and Rabbit Hole. She starred in the acclaimed Canadian films Double Happiness, The Diary of Evelyn Lau, and Long Life, Happiness & Prosperity the formers of which won her the Genie Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role and the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series respectively.


Oh and filmmaker Alexander Payne were in a relationship for five years. They married on January 1, 2003, separated in early 2005, and divorced in late 2006. On July 8, 2013 Sandra Oh received the key to the City of Ottawa, Ontario, from Mayor Jim Watson.

Best films

Sideways (2004)
Rabbit Hole (2011)

Usually with

Don McKellar
Don McKellar
(5 films)
Mina Shum
Mina Shum
(2 films)
Audrey Wells
Audrey Wells
(2 films)
Niv Fichman
Niv Fichman
(4 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Sandra Oh (42 films)

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Raya and the Last Dragon
Directed by Don Hall, Carlos López Estrada
Origin USA
Genres Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Animation, Western
Themes Feminist films, Films about magic and magicians, Politique, Political films, Children's films
Actors Kelly Marie Tran, Cassie Steele, Awkwafina, Gemma Chan, Daniel Dae Kim, Benedict Wong
Roles Virana (voice)
Rating73% 3.6602953.6602953.6602953.6602953.660295
Dans un pays appelé Kumandra, divisé en cinq régions différentes, une guerrière nommée Raya cherche le dernier dragon du monde.
Catfight (2017)
, 1h36
Directed by Onur Tukel
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Action
Actors Sandra Oh, Anne Heche, Alicia Silverstone, Amy Hill, Tituss Burgess, Damian Young
Roles Veronica
Rating58% 2.94682.94682.94682.94682.9468
Deux anciennes camarades de classe qui ne se sont pas vues depuis leurs études se retrouvent à l'occasion d'un anniversaire : Ashley Miller, artiste indépendante qui peine à percer et Veronica Salt, une riche femme au foyer.
Window Horses: The Poetic Persian Epiphany of Rosie Ming
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Animation
Actors Sandra Oh, Nancy Kwan, Ellen Page, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Peymân Maâdi, Omid Abtahi
Roles Rosie Ming
Rating67% 3.3927953.3927953.3927953.3927953.392795
The story follows Rosie Ming (Sandra Oh), a young Canadian poet of mixed descent that grew up believing that her father abandoned her. She's been invited to perform her poetry at a festival in Iran, where she finds that what she'd been told as a child may not necessarily be the entire truth.
Snowtime! (2015)
, 1h20
Directed by Jean-François Pouliot
Origin Canada
Genres Comedy, Adventure, Animation
Themes Children's films
Actors Mariloup Wolfe, Sophie Cadieux, Hélène Bourgeois-Leclerc, Ross Lynch, Catherine Trudeau, Anne Casabonne
Roles Four-eyed Frankie
Rating60% 3.000453.000453.000453.000453.00045
Dans un village, des enfants se divisent en deux groupes pour jouer à la guerre avec des boules de neige. Un des groupes construit un château en neige, l'autre groupe ayant pour mission de le conquérir.
Tammy (2014)
, 1h36
Directed by Ben Falcone
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Dan Aykroyd, Allison Janney, Kathy Bates, Toni Collette
Roles Susanne
Rating49% 2.454732.454732.454732.454732.45473
In Murphysboro, Illinois, Tammy Banks strikes a deer on the way to her job at Topper Jack's (a fictional fast food restaurant), causing significant damage to her vehicle. Once she arrives at Topper Jack's, her supervisor, Keith, fires her for repeatedly showing up late for her shift. Upon leaving, Tammy indignantly causes a scene by contaminating or stealing food. After her car dies on the way home on Illinois Route 13, she eventually arrives to find her husband, Greg, eating a romantic meal with their neighbor, Missi. Upset, Tammy leaves and walks two doors down to her parents' house.
The Goree Girls
Directed by Mimi Leder
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical
Themes Musical films
Actors Jennifer Aniston, Pam Tillis, Jennifer Landon, Melissa Di Marco, Ellen Pompeo, Cristine Rose
Roles (rumored)

The film is based on a true story about eight women who were incarcerated at Texas’ Goree State Farm penitentiary in the 1940s. These women formed the Goree All Girl String Band, one of the first all-female western acts in history, capturing the hearts of millions in the process.
The Goree Girls
Directed by Mimi Leder
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical
Themes Musical films
Actors Jennifer Aniston, Sandra Oh, Ellen Pompeo, Kelly Rowland, Jennette McCurdy, Pam Tillis
Roles (rumored)

The true story about eight women who were prisoners at the Texas' Goree Prison in the 1940s. They formed an all-female country and western act and ended up building a fanbase of millions. The women were eventually pardoned.
Rabbit Hole, 1h31
Directed by John Cameron Mitchell
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films based on plays
Actors Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Miles Teller, Tammy Blanchard, Sandra Oh
Roles Gabby
Rating69% 3.4981353.4981353.4981353.4981353.498135
Becca and Howie Corbett's four-year-old son Danny is killed in a car accident after he runs out into the street after his dog. Becca wants to give away Danny's clothes, remove Danny's things, and sell their house, but Howie is angry at Becca's elimination of anything that reminds them of their child. Howie also wants to have another child with Becca, but she refuses.
Ramona and Beezus, 1h43
Directed by Elizabeth Allen, Elizabeth Allan, Elizabeth Allen
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes Children's films
Actors Joey King, Selena Gomez, Hutch Dano, Ginnifer Goodwin, John Corbett, Bridget Moynahan
Roles Mrs. Meacham
Rating64% 3.2497953.2497953.2497953.2497953.249795
The adventurous and creative third grader Ramona Quimby (Joey King) often finds herself in trouble at school and at home, usually with her friend and neighbour, Howie (Jason Spevack). When her father Robert (John Corbett) loses his job and the family falls into severe debt, Ramona tries to find ways to earn money, such as selling "delishus lemonade" and a $20 car wash, which end up backfiring in humourous ways, include embarrassing her older sister, Beatrice (Selena Gomez), in front of Beatrice's childhood friend and crush, the paperboy Henry Huggins (Hutch Dano), especially when Ramona refers to her sister by her family nickname, "Beezus."
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey, 45minutes
Directed by Harry Kloor
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Animation
Actors Chris Pine, Amanda Peet, Samuel L. Jackson, Hayden Christensen, James Earl Jones, Sandra Oh
Roles Gal 2000 (voice)
Rating51% 2.5790452.5790452.5790452.5790452.579045
The story begins with the Cassini Saturn spacecraft releasing the Huygens Titan probe. We then transition to Earth, where a 12-year-old girl, Jeana (Voiced by Abigail Breslin), places a sun filter over a telescope to view sun spots. She asks her mentor, a Professor "Why is the Sun so bright?" This leads the professor to launch into a scientific explanation about fusion. The little girl laughs, having played this trick on her mentor many times, she says "No I meant bright, bright like happy. In most drawings the sun has a big smile. Is he good, like the man in the moon." Knowing this means she wants a story, the mentor begins to spin a tale, but as a mentor, this one, while entertaining, is also educational.
Defendor (2009)
, 1h35
Directed by Peter Stebbings
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Action, Crime
Themes Superhero films
Actors Woody Harrelson, Elias Koteas, Michael Kelly, Sandra Oh, Kat Dennings, Clark Johnson
Roles Dr. Park
Rating66% 3.347723.347723.347723.347723.34772
Dr. Park (Sandra Oh), a psychiatrist, is interviewing Arthur Poppington (Woody Harrelson), a vigilante known as "Defendor", who tells about assaulting a police officer who claims to be working undercover. Dooney (Elias Koteas) is a corrupt detective who Defendor believes is in the employ of his nemesis, "Captain Industry". Arthur's mother left him as a child, dying of drug abuse later; his grandfather said "captains of industry" killed her. Having not been properly educated, Arthur mistakenly believes it to be one person.
Blindness (2008)
, 2h
Directed by Fernando Meirelles
Origin Bresil
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about viral outbreaks, Films about disabilities, Political films, Dystopian films, La cécité, Disaster films
Actors Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Gael García Bernal, Danny Glover, Yoshino Kimura, Alice Braga
Roles Minister of Health
Rating64% 3.2499453.2499453.2499453.2499453.249945
In an unnamed city, a young Japanese professional (Yusuke Iseya) is suddenly struck blind for no apparent reason. The Japanese man is approached by a few concerned people, one of whom (Don McKellar) offers to drive him home, and later steals his car. The blinded man describes his sudden affliction: an expanse of dazzling white, as though he is "swimming in milk".
The Land Before Time XIII: The Wisdom of Friends, 1h16
Origin USA
Genres Adventure, Animation
Themes Films about animals, Dinosaur films, Films about children, La préhistoire, Animaux préhistoriques, Film d'animation mettant en scène un animal, Children's films
Actors John Ingle, Anndi McAfee, Stéphanie Lafforgue, Logan Arens, Kelly Marot, Aria Curzon
Roles Doofah (voice)
Rating54% 2.744132.744132.744132.744132.74413
Loofa et Doofah, deux adorables petits dinosaures se sont perdus au cours de leur voyage à travers la grande vallée des baies. Petit Pied, Cera, Spike, Petrie et Ducky, excités par cette rencontre, décident d’aider leurs nouveaux amis à retrouver leur chemin…
For Your Consideration, 1h26
Directed by Christopher Guest
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Musical theatre, Documentary
Themes Films about films, Films about music and musicians, Films about sexuality, Films about television, LGBT-related films, Musical films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Bob Balaban, Ed Begley Jr., Jennifer Coolidge, Stephen Rannazzisi, Eugene Levy, John Michael Higgins
Roles Marketing Person
Rating62% 3.1476653.1476653.1476653.1476653.147665
Character actress Marilyn Hack (O'Hara), despite having been in the industry for 30 years, is best known for playing a blind prostitute in a film from the late 1980s. Victor Allen Miller (Shearer) is also an acting veteran who is known to the public as the hot-dog wearing mascot for a kosher line of frankfurters. Together they are cast in a new low-budget film called Home for Purim as the patriarch and dying matriarch of a Southern U.S. Jewish family in the 1940s.