Sandra Oh won her first Genie Award in 1994 for her leading role in Mina Shum’s Double Happiness. Her performance in Don McKellar’s Last Night led to her winning a second Genie for Best Actress in 1999. In July 2018 she received an Emmy nomination for best actress in a drama for her role in the BBC America thriller, Killing Eve, becoming the first woman of Asian descent to ever score a nod in that category. Fellow Canadian actor Tatiana Maslany was also nominated for her work on the series Orphan Black. Maslany won an Emmy in 2016 for that same series. Canadian director Jeremy Podeswa received one of 22 nominations given to the series Game of Thrones, his specifically for his work on the episode titled The Dragon and the Wolf. Sandra Oh made TV history in 2019 when she was named as co-host (with Andy Samberg) of the Golden Globe Awards, the first woman of Asian descent to be tasked with such a high profile role. She also won a Golden Globe for her work the mini-series Killing Eve.
Features & TV Movies: VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release
The Diary of Evelyn Lau (TV-1993) Double Happiness (1994) Prey (1995) Cagney & Lacey: The View Through the Glass Ceiling (TV-1995) Cowgirl (1996) Bad Day on the Block (1997) Bean (1997) The Red Violin (aka Le violon rouge, 1998) Last Night (1998) Permanent Midnight (1998) Guinevere (1999)
Waking the Dead (2000) Dancing at the Blue Iguana (2000) Three Lives of Kate (narrator, 2000) The Princess Diaries (2001) Big Fat Liar (2002) Full Frontal (2002) Date Squad (TV-2002) Long Life, Happiness and Properity (2002) Under the Tuscan Sun (2003) Rick (2003) Break a Leg (2003) Sideways (2004) Wilby Wonderful (2004) 3 Needles (2005) Cake (2005) Hard Candy (2005) The Night Listener (2006) For Your Consideration (2006) Falling (2007) Blindness (2008) Defendor (2009)
Ramona and Beezus (2010) Rabbit Hole (2010) Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey (voice, 2010) Thorne: Scaredycat (2010) A Helping Hand (2012, short) Tammy (2014) Snowtime! (2015, voice) Window Horses (voice, 2016) Catfight (2016) Meditation Park (2017)
TV Series – Cast: Arli$$ (1996-2002)
Further Tales of the City (2001, mini-series) The Proud Family (voice, 2001) Grey’s Anatomy (2004-2014) Killing Eve (2018-, mini-series)