Who is Bong Joon Ho’s ‘Inspiring’ wife, Jung Sun Young? Let’s check with us!
Director Bong Joon Ho won four awards at the 92nd Academy Awards held at the l. a. Dolby Theater on Feb. 9 (local time) for his film “Parasite”. With it, attention is additionally being paid to his wife Jung Sun Young, whom Bong mentioned in his acceptance speech.
Jung is understood to be a screenwriter. She and Bong got married in 1995 and reportedly have participated as Bong’s short-cutting staff.
“I met my wife, a movie buff, at a university movie club,” Bong told the American magazine, lifestyle, during a recent interview. “She was my first reader. I used to be always so afraid to point out my finished script,” he said.
Director Bong Joon Ho has confessed that he and his family suffered from an occasional income before the movie “Memories of Murder.” within the past, Bong appeared on “MBC Special” and recalled how his friend brought him food.
Still, Jung supported her husband’s film activities despite all the hardships. Bong said, “I gave her expenses for a year and asked her to offer me one year for my film work. I will be able to always be grateful for her who told me to travel for it.”
Bong’s son, Hyo Min, is additionally a movie director. He directed the fourth episode “Wedding” of Directors TV, a web-based project, at YGK Plus, a subsidiary of YG Entertainment.
In order to avoid any misunderstanding of using the glory of his father’s success, Hyo Min is functioning as “Hyo Min,” rather than his real name, Bong Hyo Min.
When Bong won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes International fete last year, he accompanied his wife Jung and son Hyo Min to a celebration party.
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