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Meet 'Parasite' Cast Member Jeong Ji-so — Interesting Facts about the Young Star

Published Mon Jan 20 2020 By Chester
Meet 'Parasite' Cast Member Jeong Ji-so — Interesting Facts about the Young Star

Here is all the interesting facts about Jeong Ji-so, the actor of the international-hit movie, 'Parasite'.

Jeong Ji-so is a young actress from South Korea, known for her role as 'Park Da-hye' in the 2019 Korean thriller movie, 'Parasite.' She also appeared in other Korean films like 'The Tiger: An Old Hunter's Tale,' and 'Daughter.' Besides movies, she is also involved in Korean Television series like 'May Queen,' 'W,' 'Splendid Politics,' and 'Empress Ki.'

Jeong Ji-so played the character of  'Park Da-hye' in 'Parasite.

Jeong Ji-so is starting to gain fame from her role in 'Parasite.'
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Jung Ji-so won the Screen Actors Guild Awards for her involvement in the movie 'Gisaengchung' (translated to 'Parasite' in English) in 2020. She shared the award with her fellow cast members.

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Here are the most interesting facts about the young Korean actress Jung Ji-so.

Jeong Ji-so Is Just 20 Years Old

Born on September 17, 1999, Jeong Ji-so quickly established herself as a talented actor in the Korean Film Industry.

Jeong Ji-so is a young talented Korean actress that recently started gaining fame.

Jeong Ji-so is already establishing herself as a gifted actress in Korean Entertainment Industry.
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At just 20 years of age, her appearances in Korean motion pictures involve over 11 movies and three TV series along with appearances in variety shows like 'Olala School' and 'The Unlimited Show.'

The Movie 'Parasite,' In Which She Acted, Earned An Impressive 8.6 IMDb Rating

'Parasite' is a 2019 South Korean thriller movie directed by Bong Joon-ho. It premiered at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, where it became the first Korean movie to win the Palme d'Or.

Jeong Ji-so acted in 'Parasite,' which owns the IMDb rating of 8.6.

One of the major movies Jeong Ji-so is part of is 'Parasite,' which boasts the IMDb rating of 8.6.
Source: IMDb

The movie made a cumulative gross amount of $139,387,594 worldwide and earned the IMDb rating of 8.6.

She Received Nominations for Several Prestigious Awards

Jeong Ji-so got nominated for 31st MBC Drama Awards in the category of Best Young Actress in 2012 for her part in 'May Queen.' She received a nomination for the same category in 27th KBS Drama Awards in 2013 for her role in 'The Blade and Petal,' and 'Samsaengi.'

Jeong Ji-so won 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards for her role in 'Parasite.'

Jeong Ji-so, along with her cast, won 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
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Jeong won her first major award, 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, which she shared with her cast members of the movie 'Parasite.'

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That's all the interesting facts about Jeong Ji-so. It seems that she will go to become an influential actress with her talent and succeed in the future.

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