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Park Chan-Wook to Helm A24’s Series Adaptation of The Sympathizer

Park Chan-Wook to helm A24’s series adaptation of The Sympathizer A24 has acquired the rights to author Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer-winning debut novel The Sympathizer. The acclaimed studio has teamed up with Rhombus Media to develop the series adaptation of said novel, which centers around a Communist spy during the Vietnam war. Nguyen took to Twitter to also announce that award-winning South Korean filmmaker Park Chan-Wook has officially signed on to helm the project. This marks Park’s se...
Tags: TV, Movies, Los Angeles, Bbc, Park, TV News, Vietnam, A24, Nguyen, Steven Yeun, ComingSoon, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Park Chan wook, Chan Wook, Park Chan, Ali Wong

Upcoming Steven Yeun Movies And Shows: What's Ahead For The Walking Dead And Minari Star

This is a big year for Steven Yeun. Here's what the Oscar-nominated star of Minari has in store!
Tags: Religion, Steven Yeun, Minari, Minari Star

Blu-ray & DVD Details Announced for Oscar Nominee Minari!

Blu-ray & DVD details announced for Oscar nominee Minari! As the film gears up for its turn at the Academy Awards and hopes of taking home some golden statues, Lionsgate and A24 have unveiled the Blu-ray, DVD and digital release date and details for the six-time Oscar-nominated drama Minari! The film will hit shelves on Blu-ray and DVD on May 18! RELATED: The 2021 Academy Awards Nominations Revealed! Blu-ray/DVD Special Features: Deleted Scenes Sowing Seeds: Making Minari Audio Commenta...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Arkansas, Oscar, Dvd, A24, Golden Globe, Youn, Steven Yeun, ComingSoon, Movie News, Blu-Ray Releases, DVD Releases, Blu-ray release, DVD release, Lee Isaac Chung

‘The Walking Dead’ Wasn’t Supposed to End at Season 11, According to Star Jeffrey Dean Morgan

In September 2020, AMC surprised audiences who had expected The Walking Dead to shamble on forever by announcing that the zombie drama’s upcoming 11th season would be its final season. And it turns out that not only were audiences taken by surprise, but the cast and creative team of The Walking Dead were too. Star Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who plays Negan in the AMC horror series, reveals that season 11 wasn’t supposed to be the end for the show, suggesting that AMC had finally dropped the axe on Th...
Tags: Television, Movies, The Walking Dead, Horror, Amc, Walking Dead, Morgan, Negan, Jeffrey-Dean-Morgan, Steven Yeun, Scott Gimple, Collider Morgan, Angela Kang

Oscar-Nominee Steven Yeun Joins Jordan Peele’s Next Horror Film

Jordan Peele’s Next Horror Film Eyes Oscar-Nominee Steven Yeun Deadline reports that Minari star and award contender Steven Yeun is in negotiations to join Jordan Peele’s upcoming untitled horror film. He is currently a top contender in the Academy Award’s Best Actor category. Additionally, Yeun was recently announced for an A24 project as the lead in new comedy-drama series with Ali Wong. The yet-to-be-titled Universal Pictures film recently announced fellow Oscar award nominee Daniel Kaluuy...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Jordan, Universal, Universal Pictures, Keke Palmer, Langley, Peele, Yuen, Donna Langley, Jordan Peele, Steven Yeun, Yeun, Ali Wong, Daniel Kaluuya, Monkeypaw

Steven Yeun to Star in Jordan Peele’s Next Movie

Fresh off an Oscar nomination for his critically acclaimed role in A24’s family drama “Minari,” Steven Yeun is being eyed to star in Jordan Peele’s next film. Though the premise — even the genre — is being kept under wraps, the cast is also set to include Keke Palmer and Daniel Kaluuya. Peele is writing […]
Tags: News, Keke Palmer, Jordan Peele, Steven Yeun, Minari Steven Yeun, Daniel Kaluuya Peele

Jordan Peele’s New Horror Movie Adds Oscar Nominee Steven Yeun

Steven Yeun, who just earned an Oscar nomination for his quiet and soulful performance in Lee Isaac Chung’s Minari, may have just found his next big project. A new report says the actor is in negotiations to join writer/director Jordan Peele‘s mysterious new horror movie. Details are scarce, but can I get a “hell yes” from the crowd on just the mere thought of these two teaming up for a project? Hell yes. Deadline reports that Yeun is negotiating to join the latest horror movie from Get Out a...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Horror, Amc, Cbs, Universal, Judas, Peele, Jordan Peele, Steven Yeun, Yeun, Daniel Kaluuya, Lee Isaac Chung, Minari, Keke Palmer Hustlers, Steven Yeun Jordan Peele

TV Bits: ‘Everybody Hates Chris’, ‘Dad Stop Embarrassing Me!’, ‘Better Call Saul’, ‘Reacher’, and More

In this edition of TV Bits: An animated version of Everybody Hates Chris is on the way. Watch the Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! trailer for the new Netflix sitcom starring Jamie Foxx. Better Call Saul digital series Employee Training will be back, along with the animated Slippin’ Jimmy. Reacher, based on the Jack Reach series, adds more cast members. Looney Tunes Cartoon executive producer Pete Browngardt signs new deal with Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network. The Witcher adds seven new ca...
Tags: Television, BEEF, Better Call Saul, Dad Stop Embarrassing Me, Everybody Hates Chris, Motherland, Reacher, Snowfall, The Witcher, Truly Like Lightning

Steven Yeun, Ali Wong Team Up for ‘Beef’ Comedy-Drama Series for Netflix

Steven Yeun and Ali Wong are teaming up for “Beef,” a comedy-drama series coming to Netflix. The show follows two people who let a road rage incident burrow into their minds and slowly consume their every thought and action. “Beef” will be comprised of 10 half-hour episodes. Lee Sung Jin (“Dave,” “Tuca & Bertie”) serves […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Steven Yeun, Ali Wong, Minari, Steven Yeun Ali Wong Team, Lee Sung Jin Dave Tuca Bertie

Robert Kirkman’s ‘Invincible’ Gets Intriguing New Adaptation With Smart Performances: TV Review

By the end of the first episode of “Invincible,” 17-year-old Mark Grayson (Steven Yeun) has discovered and embraced his own awesome powers, courtesy of his extraterrestrial father, Omni-Man (J.K. Simmons). He’s learned how to take a punch, fly, and land — after making several alarmingly deep holes in his backyard, anyway. He’s also gotten his […]
Tags: Reviews, News, Robert Kirkman, Steven Yeun, Sandra Oh, Invincible, Mark Grayson Steven Yeun, Omni Man J K Simmons

Amazon’s Invincible: How family drama and super-violence make it something special

The cast of Invincible, Amazon Studios' animated series, explains how the adaptation blends family drama and super-powered action to create something special.
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Amazon Studios, Robert Kirkman, Steven Yeun, JK Simmons, Movies & TV, Zazie Beetz, Invincible, Invincible Amazon Studios

Steven Yeun and Ali Wong to Star in A24’s Untitled Comedy-Drama Series

Steven Yeun and Ali Wong to star in A24’s untitled comedy-drama series Coming off from landing his first Academy Award nomination for Best Actor, Minari star Steven Yeun has found his next collaboration with A24 as he officially signs on for the leading role in a new comedy-drama series. According to Deadline, Ali Wong (Always Be My Maybe) has also joined the untitled project which recently sparked a bidding war between multiple studios and streamers including Netflix and Apple after it was p...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, TV, Movies, Amc, Netflix, TV News, Emma Stone, Amy Adams, A24, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Joaquin Phoenix, Wong, Ramy, Cindy Ord Getty, Steven Yeun

Steven Yeun and Ali Wong Starring in New Series From A24

Steven Yeun is sticking with A24. The actor just scored a well-deserved Oscar nomination for his role in the A24-released film Minari, and now he’s set to star in a new series from the hot indie studio. There are almost no details about the show at the moment, but we know that Yeun will star along with Ali Wong, and that Lee Sung Jin, a writer and producer on the FX series Dave, is the creator-writer-showrunner. Deadline has the scoop on the new Steven Yeun A24 show. Sadly, it’s my least fav...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Dave, Oscar, Philadelphia, A24, FX, Deadline, Wong, Steven Yeun, Yeun, Irma Vep, Ali Wong, Tuca Bertie, Lee Sung Jin

'Minari' is one of the top nominees at this year's Oscars - here's how to watch the movie at home while it's still in theaters

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. "Minari" is directed by Lee Isaac Chung A24 "Minari" is a drama about a Korean-American family living in Arkansas during the 1980s.The critically acclaimed movie received six nominations at the 2021 Academy Awards.You can watch the film now in theaters or through VOD services like Prime Video and Vudu. (digital copy) (small) In February, "Minari" took home the award for best foreign language film at the 2...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, Trends, Chicago, Netflix, Arkansas, Espn, Carey Mulligan, Hulu, Hdr, Chung, VUDU, Google Play Apple, Riz Ahmed, Steven Yeun, Prime Video

Byron Allen challenges Madison Avenue to spend with Black-owned media, or else: Tuesday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. If you're reading this online or in a forwarded email, here's the link to sign up for our Wake-Up Call newsletters.  Power suit Byron Allen is taking matters into his own hands. Tired of pledges from advertisers to diversify their ad spend without actually following through, the owner of a production company and eight cable networks, including the Weather...
Tags: Facebook, Elon Musk, Supreme Court, India, Amc, Advertising, Tesla, Canada, Comcast, Starbucks, Deloitte, Michael Bloomberg, Cnbc, Black, Mastercard, Business Insider

State film production tax breaks again in spotlight with 2021 Oscars nominations

A scene from "Judas and the Black Messiah," which today received six Oscar nominations. The filmmakers also took advantage of state tax breaks to make the movie. (Photo courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures) The 2021 Oscar nominees were announced today. Let the arguing begin. I'm generally happy with the nominations, especially since two of my favorite and (I believe) overlooked performers were nominated in the Best Actor in a Leading Role. Oh, you want names? Sure: Riz Ahmed for "Sound of Metal...
Tags: Utah, Chris Christie, Hollywood, Texas, Taxes, Oregon, Georgia, Chicago, Tom Hanks, United States, Arkansas, New Jersey, Ohio, States, New Mexico, Bill

Steven Yeun, raised in metro Detroit, earns Oscar nomination for best actor in 'Minari'

'Walking Dead' star Steven Yeun will be competing for an Oscar for his acclaimed role as a Korean immigrant father in 1980s Arkansas in 'Minari.'        [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: Religion, Arkansas, Detroit, Detroit Free Press, Steven Yeun, Minari

Daily Podcast: 2021 Oscar Nominations, Snubs, and Surprises

On the March 15, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including this morning’s Academy Award nominations. Opening Banter :  In The News : 2021 Academy Award Nominations Announced: ‘Mank’ Leads with 10 Nods HT: Best Actor Riz Ahmed, Sound of Metal Chadwick Boseman, Ma Rain...
Tags: Movies, Chicago, United States, Korea, Miami, Thomas Vinterberg, Ryan Coogler, Sacha Baron Cohen, Ben, Brad, Judas, Ben Pearson, Riz Ahmed, Steven Yeun, Leslie Odom, Fennell

Steven Yeun’s Oscar Nomination Gets Emotional Reaction From The Walking Dead Showrunner

Steven Yeun's Oscar nomination was celebrated by a long-time The Walking Dead show-runner.
Tags: Religion, Steven Yeun

Why Steven Yeun (not Yul Brynner) just made Oscars history

Explainer on Yul Brynner's ethnic heritage compared with Steven Yeun's.
Tags: Yul Brynner, Steven Yeun

Where to Stream the 2021 Oscar Nominees

For a while, the biggest film story of 2020 was what movies weren’t coming out, as the pandemic closed theaters and bumped release dates for some of the year’s biggest would-be blockbusters (see you later, Black Widow and No Time to Die, hopefully) and buzziest awards-bait (or is there another reason Spielberg…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Viola Davis, The Walking Dead, Aaron Sorkin, Films, Disney, Soul, Netflix, Frances Mcdormand, Oscar, Michelle Obama, Rent, Oscars, Lars von Trier, Jamie Foxx, Warner Bros

2021 Oscar Stats: Two Female Filmmakers Are Up for Best Director for the First Time; Plus Historic Nods for Viola Davis, Riz Ahmed, Steven Yeun, More

Six years after #OscarsSoWhite, the Academy Awards have finally turned the tide and delivered their most diverse slate of acting nominees in history. But that’s not the only historic statistic of the 2021 Oscars. For the first time in the Oscars’ nearly 100-year history, more than one female director has been nominated in the best director category. One of those directors, Nomadland‘s Chloé Zhao, is the first woman of color to be nominated for Best Director. But while the Asian diaspora is rece...
Tags: Viola Davis, Movies, Awards, Los Angeles, United States, Oscar, Davis, Miami, Greta Gerwig, Glenn Close, Academy Awards, Whoopi Goldberg, Ben Kingsley, Kathryn Bigelow, Ali, Ahmed

Riz Ahmed on Being the First Muslim Nominated for the Best Actor Oscar

The star of “Sound of Metal” is also part of another academy record: with Steven Yeun of “Minari,” it’s the first time two men of Asian...
Tags: Riz Ahmed, Steven Yeun

‘Mank’ leads Academy Awards race with 10 nominations

By JAKE COYLE | AP Film Writer NEW YORK — David Fincher’s “Mank” led nominations to the 93rd Academy Awards with 10 nods Monday, and for the first time, two women — Chloé Zhao and Emerald Fennell — were nominated for best director. Eight films were nominated for best picture. “Mank” was joined by Fennell’s “Promising Young Woman,” Zhao’s “Nomadland,” “Judas and the Black Messiah,” “Sound of Metal,” “Minari,” “The Father” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” History was made in the best director cat...
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Steven Yeun, raised in Detroit area, earns Oscar nomination for best actor in 'Minari'

'Walking Dead' star Steven Yeun will be competing for an Oscar for his acclaimed role as a Korean immigrant father in 1980s Arkansas in 'Minari.'        [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: Religion, Arkansas, Detroit, Detroit Free Press, Steven Yeun, Minari

Riz Ahmed and Steven Yeun Make History at the 2021 Oscar Nominations

For the first time, two men of Asian heritage are up for best actor. Their films, “Sound of Metal” and “Minari,” are also up for best picture.
Tags: Riz Ahmed, Steven Yeun

Steven Yeun Scores Oscar Nomination for Best Actor for 'Minari'

Glenn Rhee is having the Best. Afterlife. Ever. Walking Dead alum Steven Yeun snagged an Oscar nomination on Monday for his performance...
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Steven Yeun: ‘I deeply wanted to connect, so I would break myself to try and conform’

The Korean-American actor has spent his career living a dual existence. He speaks about the Oscar buzz around his new film Minari, and why he loves the Fresh PrinceGrowing up, Steven Yeun had two personalities. At school, he says, he was subdued, but at home, or the Korean church his family attended, he was more assertive. Seeking a kindred spirit for this sense of dislocation, he found one on TV, sat on a throne as the Prince of Bel-Air. “I was really drawn to Will Smith,” Yeun remembers. “When...
Tags: Film, The Walking Dead, Culture, Will Smith, Steven Yeun, Yeun, Bong Joon-ho, Minari

‘Minari’ Featurette Digs into the Heart and Struggle of the American Dream

Minari appears to be on the path to the Academy Awards. The film received a nomination from the Producers Guild of America Awards and director Lee Isaac Chung was among the feature film nominees for the Directors Guild of America Awards, both strong indicators of a movie’s potential presence at the Oscars. Even the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominated the entire cast for their equivalent of Best Picture. To help push the movie in front of more Academy members and get audiences to seek it out, A...
Tags: Movies, Drama, United States, Arkansas, Korea, Academy, A24, Video Clips, Steven Yeun, Behind the Scenes Footage, Directors Guild Of America Awards, Producers Guild of America Awards, Lee Isaac Chung, Minari, Ozarks Minari, Yuh-Jung Youn