Sandra Oh stole hearts like Cristina Yang on Grey’s Anatomy and Eve Polastri on Kill Eve, and now she takes on another role: motherhood on Netflix The chair.
“I’m moving to the mother stage of my career, and I know that classically a lot of actresses my age are upset and say, ‘Oh, I have to play mother or wife’, but there is enormous wealth. in all of these experiences and relationships, “said the 12-time Emmy nominee. The cup for its July / August coverage.
In The chair, Sandra plays the head of the English department Ji-Yoon, who navigates the college bureaucracy and raises her adopted daughter.
Sandra also explained how the coronavirus pandemic has changed the way she approaches roles and projects: “I definitely opened up, deepened and questioned my views and belief systems,” she said. declared.
In addition to continuing to work during the pandemic, Sandra has become an advocate for the Asian community as hate crimes increased in 2021, according to NBC News.
“I remember waking up in my bed and feeling, ‘There must be a rally,'” she said of the period after the Atlanta spa shooting in last march.