Director Bong Joon-ho, who achieved 4 Oscars with the movie <Parasite>, is on the stage as an ensemble cast this time. The director of the 93rd Academy Awards revealed 15 people who are part of the ensemble cast list, and director Bong Joon-ho was named one of them. Film specialty media <Indie Wire> reported that “Director Bong Joon-ho, who wrote history, will return to the Oscars stage in 2021,” and <Deadline> predicted that he is likely to be awarded the Director’s Award. A total of five people nominated for the Oscar this year include Chung Lee Issac, who is writing a new history with the film <Minari>, Chloe Zhao of <Nomadland>, and David Fincher of <Mank>.
Meanwhile, actor Youn Yuh-Jung, who appeared in <Minari>, was the first Korean to win the Best Supporting Actress Award at the British Academy Awards.