Sandra Oh is a Canadian Actress who is famous for her role in the medical drama series, Grey’s Anatomy. She has won various awards for her role of Cristina Yang in the series, and she has been recognized as one of the finest actresses after she worked in the movies, Bean, Last night, The princess diaries, Sideways and many more. She has won Gemini award for her best performance in the lead role in drama series for her first two films. Keep reading to know more about net worth of Sandra Oh in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Sandra Miju Oh was born on 20th July in the year 1971 to a middle-class Korean family. Her father, Oh Junsu, and mother, Oh Young-nam moved to Canada in early 1960s. Her father is a businessman, and her mother is a biochemist. Her mother and father raised her in the best way, and she started learning ballet at an early age. Just at the age of ten, she played The Wizard of Woe in the musical class. She attended Sir Robert Borden High School where she was elected as the president of Student Council. She used to take part in drams and plays during her school life.
Sandra Oh was married to well-known filmmaker Alexander Payne, but after a blissful marriage of 5 years, they got separated. She is currently single.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She was a brilliant student at her school, but then her mother and father asked her to pursue Journalism for which she refused. She took part in the Canadian Improv Games and also took admission in the National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal with her own money. She gave her lead performance in the Canadian film Double happiness in the year 1994. Almost everyone praised her performance in the movie because of which she became famous. Then in the year 1997, she played a role in the film Bean for which she again won an award.
Awards & Achievements
She won the award for her first movie and second movie, Genie award for best actress. She has won many awards for the film, Sideways which she did in the year 2004. She has also won awards for the film, Last night and Series, Grey’s anatomy. In the year 2007, she won Screen actors guild awards for Grey’s Anatomy and then in the year 2015 she again won the award for her role in Grey’s Anatomy.
Net Worth & Earnings
She is the actress whose net worth is around $30 million which she earns by doing movies and television series. For Grey’s Anatomy, she makes $3,50,000 per episode. She does nothing else other than focusing on her passion which is acting. She went against her mother and father to take a degree in drama and arts, and that’s why she is following her passion of acting till now.
Oh is an inspiration for every girl out there who wants to do something in her life, but people are not allowing her to do so. Her life tells us that one can do anything if he/she has a passion for it. She got admission in the University of drama with her own money, and she has reached the point of success after working hard to achieve her dream.