Steven Yeun

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Oscars: Steven Yeun first Asian-American to be nominated for Best Actor
Steven Yeun at the 2016 San Diego Comic Con International, for "The Walking Dead"
Steven Yeun at the 2016 San Diego Comic Con International, for "The Walking Dead" Credit: Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America / Wikimedia Commons (Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.0)

Steven Yeun has been nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor for his role in Minari – a film about a Korean American family that moves to a farm in Arkansas in search of their American dream. Yeun is the first Asian-American actor to be nominated for the Lead Actor award in the Academy's 93-year-history.