Famous Actress Gains Attention For Wearing A Korean Traditional Hanbok At An Event Overseas

It made Koreans proud!

A famous Korean actress garnered attention by appearing in a Korean traditional outfit and representing Korea at a film festival in Canada.

Yum Jung Ah | @artistcompanyofficial/Instagram

Actress Yum Jung Ah attended the 48th Toronto International Film Festival held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on September 13. She participated in various events such as the red carpet and screenings with the team of the film Smugglers.

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What caught the attention of many on that day was Yum Jung Ah’s red-carpet fashion. She wore a graceful green hanbok and stood before the cameras. She drew attention for wearing fashion items that emphasized Korean traditional beauty, such as embroidered flowers on the hanbok jacket, a red norigae (a traditional ornament), and a jade ring. Yum Jung Ah also beautifully complemented her hanbok with an appropriate hairstyle.

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Yum Jung Ah’s agency, Artist Company, posted her hanbok photos on their official social media account and expressed pride in their artist, saying Yum Jung Ah “introduced the beauty of Korea to the world with her green hanbok.”


Netizens on platforms like Twitter expressed admiration, leaving comments such as, “She’s truly representing Korea,” “It’s because it’s Yeom Jung Ah; who else could pull off the green hanbok!!!” and “She looks incredibly beautiful,” and more.

Omg ㅜㅜㅜㅜ Yum Jung Ah’s wearing a hanbok ㅜㅜㅜ

— @ICH_L7

Smugglers was so much fun.. ㅠㅠㅠ Yum Jung Ah unnie was the queen herself today. 🫠 Director Ryu Seung Wan and actor Park Jung Min were such a hilarious pair.. lol It was the funniest Q&A I’ve seen. Even in the heavenly seats, they were so beautiful and their love for fans is amazing..

— @dramajoongdok

Meanwhile, the film Smugglers has been officially invited to the Gala Presentation section of the 48th Toronto International Film Festival, which ran until September 17 (KST). Smugglers is a crime action film starring Yum Jung Ah as well as actors Kim Hye SooGo Min Si, and Jo In Sung, about freediving women who start smuggling after losing their jobs.

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