Sandra Oh

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Sandra Oh

Sandra Oh

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Sandra Oh

Date of Birth

Birthday: July 20
Birthplace: Nepean, Ontario, Canada

Sandra Oh is a Canadian actress.

She is known for her role as Cristina Yang on the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, set in the United States, which she played from 2005 to 2014. For her role, she earned a Golden Globe Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and five nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

Oh received critical acclaim for her six seasons as Rita Wu, the assistant to the president of a major sports agency (played by Robert Wuhl), on the HBO series Arli$$, receiving a Cable Ace award for Best Actress in a Comedy for her work.

Sandra Oh is a Canadian actress.

She is known for her role as Cristina Yang on the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, set in the United States, which she played from 2005 to 2014. For her role, she earned a Golden Globe Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and five nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

Oh received critical acclaim for her six seasons as Rita Wu, the assistant to the president of a major sports agency (played by Robert Wuhl), on the HBO series Arli$$, receiving a Cable Ace award for Best Actress in a Comedy for her work.

In 2018, Oh took the title role as Eve Polastri in BBC America's murder-mystery series Killing Eve; for her performance as Eve, she became the first actress of Asian descent to be nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.

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Awards & Nominations

12 Nominations
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series - 2020
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, as Eve Polastri
  • Killing Eve
  • BBC America
  • Sid Gentle Films Ltd.
Outstanding Drama Series - 2020
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, Executive Producer
  • Killing Eve
  • BBC America
  • Sid Gentle Films Ltd.
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series - 2019
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, as Eve Polastri
  • Killing Eve
  • BBC America
  • Sid Gentle Films Ltd.
Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series - 2019
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, Host
  • Saturday Night Live
  • "Host: Sandra Oh"
  • NBC
  • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video
Outstanding Drama Series - 2019
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, Co-Executive Producer
  • Killing Eve
  • BBC America
  • Sid Gentle Films Ltd.
Outstanding Variety Special (Live) - 2019
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series - 2018
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, as Eve Polastri
  • Killing Eve
  • BBC America
  • Sid Gentle Films Ltd.
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series - 2009
  • Nominee
  • Sandra Oh, as Dr. Cristina Yang
  • Grey's Anatomy
  • ABC
  • ABC Studios
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series - 2008
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series - 2007
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series - 2006
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series - 2005
Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh at the 71st Emmy Awards.
Sandra Oh arrives on the red carpet at the 71st Emmy Awards.
Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg
Sandra Oh
Chrissy Metz and Sandra Oh
Sandra Oh
Sandra Oh and Taye Diggs at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Taye Diggs and KaDee Strickland at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
KaDee Strickland, Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
Actress Sandra Oh
Chandra Wilson and Sandra Oh at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards
Patrick Dempsey and Sandra Oh
Red Carpet & Greenroom -  Phylicia Rashad, Sandra Oh & Glynn Turman
Patrick Dempsey & Sandra Oh - Charles Bush Photo Gallery 2
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Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh at the 71st Emmy Awards.
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Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh at the 71st Emmy Awards.

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Sandra Oh arrives on the red carpet at the 71st Emmy Awards.
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Sandra Oh arrives on the red carpet at the 71st Emmy Awards.

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Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg
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Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg present an award at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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Sandra Oh
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Sandra Oh on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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Chrissy Metz and Sandra Oh
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Chrissy Metz and Sandra Oh on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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Sandra Oh
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Sandra Oh on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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Sandra Oh and Taye Diggs at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
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Sandra Oh and Taye Diggs at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
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Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Taye Diggs and KaDee Strickland at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
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Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Taye Diggs and KaDee Strickland at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
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Shonda Rhimes, Ellen Pompeo and Sandra Oh at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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KaDee Strickland, Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
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KaDee Strickland, Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.
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Kerry Washington, Sandra Oh and Katie Lowes at An Evening with Shonda Rhimes and Friends.

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Actress Sandra Oh
Chandra Wilson and Sandra Oh at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards
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Mathew Imaging
Patrick Dempsey and Sandra Oh
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Charles Bush
Red Carpet & Greenroom -  Phylicia Rashad, Sandra Oh & Glynn Turman
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Mathew Imaging
Patrick Dempsey & Sandra Oh - Charles Bush Photo Gallery 2
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Charles Willliam Bush Photography
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