K-POP News

Korean Racing Mannequin Turned Actress Opens Up About A Digicam Director’s Inappropriate Conduct Whereas Filming

She had a “attractive” picture resulting from her former profession as a racing mannequin.

Not too long ago, actress Oh Yoon Ah revealed an inappropriate incident she skilled throughout her early days as a rookie.

Actress Oh Yoon Ah | @ya9579/Instagram

On an episode of MBC Every1‘s Males on Hearth that aired on September 26, Oh Yoon Ah appeared as a visitor to speak about her life and profession. Through the present, Oh Yoon Ah shared that she was anxious day by day resulting from prejudice towards her.

Earlier than Oh Yoon Ah was an actress, she was a first-generation racing mannequin acknowledged for her visuals.

Oh Yoon Ah when she was a racing mannequin | HAEJUK Leisure

On account of this, she was typically related to an attractive picture, which led to uncomfortable conditions whereas working as an actress. Whereas filming a dancing scene, a digital camera director unnecessarily zoomed in on her chest.

I had an attractive picture as a result of I used to be a former racing woman. After I auditioned, the digital camera administrators used to play methods on me… I used to be filming a dancing scene however the digital camera immediately zoomed into my chest. It was an pointless scene.

— Oh Yoon Ah

| MBC Every1

Issues like this occurred typically, which made Oh Yoon Ah cry and even take into consideration quitting.

After that, there have been a number of incidents like this, and I even cried and instructed my supervisor, ‘I have to give up.’

Oh Yoon Ah said that at first of her performing profession, she was supplied roles with numerous publicity due to her racing woman picture. And since she was a rookie then, she couldn’t communicate up about issues that made her uncomfortable.

Everybody will get nervous once they go to their first filming. At the moment, since I used to be a rookie, I couldn’t say something. Again then, complaining about one thing was remarkable.

—  Oh Yoon Ah

Actor Gam Woo Sung (left) and Oh Yoon Ah (proper) within the Okay-Drama “Alone in Love” | SBS

Prior to now, Oh Yoon Ah talked about different conditions the place the individuals she labored with tried to take her out to drink or cross the road due to her “attractive” picture. These inappropriate conditions led the actress to turn into self-conscious about what she wore. She shared that because of the prejudice towards her, she dressed modestly. She even wore turtlenecks in the midst of summer time.

In the course of summer time, I went out to have dinner with Lee Bo Younger sporting a turtleneck. Lee Bo Younger was shocked and requested, ‘Why are you sporting a turtleneck in the summertime?’ I had neurosis, so I didn’t put on brief skirts when assembly anybody. Now I can put on them, however again then, I couldn’t put on something like that.

— Oh Yoon Ah


When requested what she would do if she confronted an inappropriate state of affairs like this now, she mentioned she would push the cameras and get out of there.

MBC Every1

Oh Yoon Ah was a racing mannequin from 1999 to 2003, then started her performing profession in 2004 with the Okay-Drama Into the Storm. Since then, she has appeared in multitudes of productions, similar to Previous Miss Diary (2004), Alone in Love (2006), Grasp of Research (2010), Band of Sisters (2017), Queen of Masks (2023), and extra.

Related Articles

Back to top button