SANDRA Oh has been bagging awards left, right and centre for her role as Eve Polastri in the incredibly successful Killing Eve series.
But was the former Grey’s Anatomy actress able to beat out her co-star Jodie Comer for the Outstanding Lead Actress gong at the 2019 Emmy Awards? And what else has she starred in? We have all the details below.
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Did Sandra Oh win an award at the 2019 Emmys?
Sadly for Sandra, she did not win the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama series at the 2019 Emmys.
But we’re sure she didn’t feel too bad about it because the gong went to her co-star and friend Jodie Comer.
The British actress was given the honour for her thrilling performance as everyone’s favourite assassin, Villanelle.
The win was even more sweet for Jodie because it was her first time being nominated in the American awards show.
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Who is Sandra Oh?
Sandra, 47, was born on July 20, 1971, and is a Canadian actress.
Born to Korean immigrant parents, she was one of three children.
She rejected a four-year journalism scholarship at the Carleton University to study drama at the National Theatre School of Canada.
Sandra promised her parents that she would try her hand at acting for a few years and if it all failed she would return to university.
What TV and film has the Killing Eve actress appeared in?
Sandra is best known for her role as Dr. Cristina Yang on Grey’s Anatomy.
Her role on the medical drama won her a Golden Globe Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and five Emmy nominations.
However, that’s not all as her credits as an actress are countless.
She also starred in the BBC America drama Killing Eve as the MI5 agent Eve Polastri.
Sandra received an Emmy 2018 nomination within the Lead Actress in a Drama Series category for her work in Killing Eve and is up for a Golden Globe.
Her movie credits include The Princess Diaries (2001), Blindness (2008) and Rabbit Hole (2010).
In 2019, the actress hosted the Golden Globe awards as the first host of Asian descent alongside Andy Samberg.
Apart from hosting it, she also accepted the award for Best Actress in a TV Drama for her part in Killing Eve.
This, together with her Golden Globe for Grey’s Anatomy, made her the first woman of Asian descent to have multiple Golden Globes.
Will Sandra Oh be in Killing Eve season 3?
Spoiler alert – look away now if you haven’t watched season two.
While it looked like Eve Polasti was shot dead at the end of Killing Eve series two, there is still hope for fans of the MI5 detective.
Yep, Sandra has been spotted filming on the set of the third season so we’ll be getting more from her character in some way.
Whether the scenes were part of a flashback or set after her jaw-dropping moment with Villanelle.
Will Sandra Oh ever return to Grey’s Anatomy?
While many fans hope that Sandra might one day reprise her role as Christina, the actress has confirmed she won’t be returning to the show for a cameo.
She made the revelation at the Killing Eve season 2 premiere in Hollywood.
The actress to Extra: “You know, I gotta tell you, you guys keep on asking me that question.
“I just got to tell you, creatively you have moved on and while I know, and I deeply appreciate it, because I feel it from the fans how much they love Cristina and that the show also still keeps Cristina alive, for me, [Killing Eve] is my home now.”
She continued: “This is w here I am. I am Eve and that’s where I plan to stay as long as the show will have me. And that’s really where I want to be.”
Is Sandra Oh married? Who is her partner?
Sandra dated filmmaker Alexander Payne for five years before making it official.
The pair tied the knot on January 1, 2003.
However, following their separation in 2005, Sandra and Alexander officially divorced in late 2006.
The actress is now dating Lev Rukhin.
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What’s Sandra’s net worth?
Sandra is worth $25 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
That equates to around £19.6 million.
Her wealth is down to the countless successful movies and television series she’s been in.
Most notable of these are Grey’s Anatomy, Arli$$, Blindness, and Killing Eve.