It's a big moment for Korean cinema!
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11 Feb 2020 - 10:09 AM  UPDATED 11 Feb 2020 - 10:09 AM

Bong Joon Ho's film Parasite made Oscars history on February 10, 2020, taking home four awards.

The film won Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Directing and Best International Feature Film. Parasite has become the first non-English film to ever win Best Picture, and Bong Joon Ho is the first Korean director to win Best Directing. Parasite itself is the first Korean film ever nominated at the Oscars, making the entire evening a historic moment for Korean cinema alongside the cast and crew of the film.

Korean celebrities were thrilled by the news and have been congratulating the film and those involved with celebratory tweets, Instagram stories and more. Here's just some of the messages they've been sharing.

Park Seo Joon

The actor actually appears at the start of Parasite, and he's also besties with actor Choi Woo Sik, making this a doubly big moment for him!

BTS

Girl's Day's Hyeri

Gong Hyo Jin

Actor Gong Hyo Jin recently starred in When The Camellia Blooms alongside Parasite actor Lee Jeong Eun, and she was in LA celebrating with the cast themselves!

EXO's Suho

B.A.P's Bang Yongguk

Simon Dominic

The rapper posted videos as he watched the Oscars live and reacted with awe at each Parasite win.

Crush

Eric Nam

DAY6's Jae

VIXX's Ravi

Go Kyung Po

Girls' Generation's Sooyoung

Congratulations Parasite!


 

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