Steven Yeun

Steven Yeun (Korean: 연상엽; born Yeun Sang-yeop, December 21, 1983) is a South Korean-American actor. He is best known for his roles as Glenn Rhee in the television series The Walking Dead (2010–2016) and Ben in the film Burning (2018). The latter earned him critical acclaim and several accolades, including the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor. He has been nominated for two Saturn Awards. Yeun has also appeared in the films I Origins (2014), Okja (2017), Mayhem (2017), Sorry to Bother You (2018), and Minari (2020) and voiced main characters in television series such as Voltron: Legendary Defender (2016–2018), Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters (2017–2018), Final Space (2018–present), 3Below: Tales of Arcadia (2018–2019), Tuca & Bertie (2019), Wizards: Tales of Arcadia (2020), Minari (2020), and Invincible (2021-present).

I Origins (2014)

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I Origins follows a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab partner, they ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Cahill
CAST:  Michael Pitt  •  Brit Marling  •  Astrid Bergès-Frisbey  •  Steven Yeun

I Origins follows a molecular biologist studying the evolution of the human eye. He finds his work permeating his life after a brief encounter with an exotic young woman who slips away from him. As his research continues years later with his lab partner, they ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Cahill
CAST:  Michael Pitt  •  Brit Marling  •  Astrid Bergès-Frisbey  •  Steven Yeun

Stretch Armstrong: The Breakout (2018)

Villains are rampaging through Charter City and the Flex Fighters -- Jake, Ricardo and Nathan -- need your help to halt the chaos.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Steven Yeun

Villains are rampaging through Charter City and the Flex Fighters -- Jake, Ricardo and Nathan -- need your help to halt the chaos.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Steven Yeun

My Name Is Jerry (2009)

As a forty-something door-to-door book salesman, Jerry is used to having doors shut in his face. However, a chance meeting with Jordan, an engaging young punk rocker, opens the door into a new world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morgan Mead
CAST:  Doug Jones  •  Katlyn Carlson  •  Allison Scagliotti  •  Don Stark

As a forty-something door-to-door book salesman, Jerry is used to having doors shut in his face. However, a chance meeting with Jordan, an engaging young punk rocker, opens the door into a new world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Morgan Mead
CAST:  Doug Jones  •  Katlyn Carlson  •  Allison Scagliotti  •  Don Stark

Like a French Film (2016)

The film introduces people who live like a French film. A mother who chose euthanasia leaving 4 daughters behind, a woman who has 100 days left in life and a nerdy guy waiting for a girl named Gihong.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shin Yeon-shick
CAST:  Lee Young-lan  •  Jeon Ji-yoon  •  Kim Da-som  •  Jung Jun-won

The film introduces people who live like a French film. A mother who chose euthanasia leaving 4 daughters behind, a woman who has 100 days left in life and a nerdy guy waiting for a girl named Gihong.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shin Yeon-shick
CAST:  Lee Young-lan  •  Jeon Ji-yoon  •  Kim Da-som  •  Jung Jun-won

The Making of The Walking Dead (2010)

The Making of the TV Series The Walking Dead  (more)

DIRECTION:  Constantine Nasr
CAST:  Frank Darabont  •  Robert Kirkman  •  Denise M. Huth  •  Gregory Nicotero

The Making of the TV Series The Walking Dead  (more)

DIRECTION:  Constantine Nasr
CAST:  Frank Darabont  •  Robert Kirkman  •  Denise M. Huth  •  Gregory Nicotero

The Star (2017)

A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the greatest story ever told, the first Christmas.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Timothy Reckart
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Keegan-Michael Key  •  Aidy Bryant  •  Oprah Winfrey

A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the greatest story ever told, the first Christmas.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Timothy Reckart
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Keegan-Michael Key  •  Aidy Bryant  •  Oprah Winfrey

The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who's Walking (2017)

Seth Green and Matthew Senreich serve up hilarious Walking Dead-inspired satire in this special featuring the zany stop-motion animation of Adult Swim’s “Robot Chicken.”  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Sheppard
CAST:  Andrew Lincoln  •  Jon Bernthal  •  Sarah Wayne Callies  •  Norman Reedus

Seth Green and Matthew Senreich serve up hilarious Walking Dead-inspired satire in this special featuring the zany stop-motion animation of Adult Swim’s “Robot Chicken.”  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Sheppard
CAST:  Andrew Lincoln  •  Jon Bernthal  •  Sarah Wayne Callies  •  Norman Reedus

Okja (2017)

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bong Joon-ho
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Paul Dano  •  Ahn Seo-hyun  •  Jake Gyllenhaal

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bong Joon-ho
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Paul Dano  •  Ahn Seo-hyun  •  Jake Gyllenhaal

Mayhem (2017)

A virus spreads through an office complex causing white collar workers to act out their worst impulses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Lynch
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Samara Weaving  •  Steven Brand  •  Caroline Chikezie

A virus spreads through an office complex causing white collar workers to act out their worst impulses.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Lynch
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Samara Weaving  •  Steven Brand  •  Caroline Chikezie

Sorry to Bother You (2018)

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Boots Riley
CAST:  Lakeith Stanfield  •  Tessa Thompson  •  Steven Yeun  •  Armie Hammer

In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Boots Riley
CAST:  Lakeith Stanfield  •  Tessa Thompson  •  Steven Yeun  •  Armie Hammer

Burning (2018)

Deliveryman Jongsu is out on a job when he runs into Haemi, a girl who once lived in his neighborhood. She asks if he'd mind looking after her cat while she's away on a trip to Africa. On her return she introduces to Jongsu an enigmatic young man named Ben, who she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lee Chang-dong
CAST:  Yoo Ah-in  •  Steven Yeun  •  Jeon Jong-seo  •  Kim Soo-kyung

Deliveryman Jongsu is out on a job when he runs into Haemi, a girl who once lived in his neighborhood. She asks if he'd mind looking after her cat while she's away on a trip to Africa. On her return she introduces to Jongsu an enigmatic young man named Ben, who she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lee Chang-dong
CAST:  Yoo Ah-in  •  Steven Yeun  •  Jeon Jong-seo  •  Kim Soo-kyung

Minari (2021)

A Korean-American family moves to Arkansas in search of their own American Dream. With the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother, the stability of their relationships is challenged even more in this new life in the rugged Ozarks, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lee Isaac Chung
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Han Yeri  •  Youn Yuh-jung  •  Will Patton

A Korean-American family moves to Arkansas in search of their own American Dream. With the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother, the stability of their relationships is challenged even more in this new life in the rugged Ozarks, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lee Isaac Chung
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Han Yeri  •  Youn Yuh-jung  •  Will Patton

Naysayer (2019)

A young father cut off from his son decides to take matters into his own hands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David M. Helman
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Alanna Masterson

A young father cut off from his son decides to take matters into his own hands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David M. Helman
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Alanna Masterson

Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021)

When LeBron and his young son Dom are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must get them home safe by leading Bugs, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of notoriously undisciplined Looney Tunes to victory over the A.I.'s digitized champions on the court. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Malcolm D. Lee
CAST:  LeBron James  •  Don Cheadle  •  Sonequa Martin-Green  •  Cedric Joe

When LeBron and his young son Dom are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must get them home safe by leading Bugs, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of notoriously undisciplined Looney Tunes to victory over the A.I.'s digitized champions on the court. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Malcolm D. Lee
CAST:  LeBron James  •  Don Cheadle  •  Sonequa Martin-Green  •  Cedric Joe

Alpha Gang

“Alpha Gang” are aliens, sent on a mission to conquer Earth. Armed and dangerous, they show no mercy, until they catch the most toxic, contagious human disease of all: Emotion. World domination’s in danger of derailing once they start to feel joy, fear, empathy, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Zellner  •  Nathan Zellner
CAST:  Andrea Riseborough  •  Jon Hamm  •  Nicholas Hoult  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg

“Alpha Gang” are aliens, sent on a mission to conquer Earth. Armed and dangerous, they show no mercy, until they catch the most toxic, contagious human disease of all: Emotion. World domination’s in danger of derailing once they start to feel joy, fear, empathy, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Zellner  •  Nathan Zellner
CAST:  Andrea Riseborough  •  Jon Hamm  •  Nicholas Hoult  •  Charlotte Gainsbourg

The Humans (2021)

Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group’s deepest fears are laid bare.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Karam
CAST:  Beanie Feldstein  •  Jayne Houdyshell  •  Richard Jenkins  •  Amy Schumer

Erik Blake has gathered three generations of his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the group’s deepest fears are laid bare.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stephen Karam
CAST:  Beanie Feldstein  •  Jayne Houdyshell  •  Richard Jenkins  •  Amy Schumer

Trollhunters: Rise Of The Titans (2021)

The Guardians of Arcadia reunite to battle the nefarious Arcane Order, who've reawakened the primordial Titans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Francisco Ruiz Velasco  •  Andrew L. Schmidt  •  Johane Matte
CAST:  Emile Hirsch  •  Lexi Medrano  •  Charlie Saxton  •  Kelsey Grammer

The Guardians of Arcadia reunite to battle the nefarious Arcane Order, who've reawakened the primordial Titans.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Francisco Ruiz Velasco  •  Andrew L. Schmidt  •  Johane Matte
CAST:  Emile Hirsch  •  Lexi Medrano  •  Charlie Saxton  •  Kelsey Grammer

Nope (2022)

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DIRECTION:  Jordan Peele
CAST:  Daniel Kaluuya  •  Keke Palmer  •  Steven Yeun  •  Barbie Ferreira

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DIRECTION:  Jordan Peele
CAST:  Daniel Kaluuya  •  Keke Palmer  •  Steven Yeun  •  Barbie Ferreira

Carpe Millennium (2010)

New Year's Eve, the last hours of the year 1999, Kevin wants to lose his virginity, he had his chances before, but it just didn't happened. Will tonight be the night?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric McCoy
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Angela Sprinkle  •  Max Lesser

New Year's Eve, the last hours of the year 1999, Kevin wants to lose his virginity, he had his chances before, but it just didn't happened. Will tonight be the night?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric McCoy
CAST:  Steven Yeun  •  Angela Sprinkle  •  Max Lesser

Love Me

A love story between a satellite and a buoy.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Steven Yeun

A love story between a satellite and a buoy.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Steven Yeun