Sandra Oh stole hearts as Cristina Yang on Gray’s Anatomy and Eve Polastri on Killing Eve, and now, she’s taking up one other position: motherhood on Netflix’s The Chair.
“I am transferring into the mom stage of my profession, and I do know classically, quite a lot of actresses my age are upset and say, ‘Oh, I’ve to play the mom or the spouse,’ however there may be super richness in all of those experiences and relationships,” the 12-time Emmy-nominated star informed The Cut for its July/August cowl story.
In The Chair, Sandra portrays English division head Ji-Yoon, who’s navigating faculty’s forms in addition to parenting her adopted daughter.
Sandra additionally said how the coronavirus pandemic shifted how she approaches roles and tasks: “I undoubtedly opened and deepened and questioned my factors of view and perception techniques,” she stated.
Along with nonetheless working through the pandemic, Sandra grew to become an advocate for the Asian group as hate crimes rose in 2021, in accordance with NBC News.
“I bear in mind waking up in mattress and feeling, ‘There’s obtained to be a rally,'” she stated concerning the time interval after the Atlanta spa shootings this previous March.