Jean Yoon

Kim's Convenience

Production Companies: Thunderbird
Channel (Broadcaster): CBC (CBC)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Comedic Role


Jean Yoonstars as Umma, one-half of Korean Canadian convenience store owners that have worked hard to give their children, Janet and Jung, a better life in Canada. A funny and heartfelt story, Kim’s Convenience follows the Kim family’s trials of running a literal ‘Mom and Pop’ shop.

Watch Kim’s Convenience, Season 1 on iTunes