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Hollywood Celebrities You Didn't Know Who Are Fluent In Korean

by Tyler Khoo / Jan 07, 2021 06:16 AM EST
Tom Hiddleston with his co-actors (Eamonn M. McCormack/Getty Images)

Your favorite Hollywood celebrities portray various roles in movies and on your TV screens. But when they know how to speak a foreign language, they become more attractive. 

Learning a particular language has been a plus point in the credentials of many celebrities globally. They are able to use it for gaining more fans worldwide or when communicating with their audience abroad. 

How about the Korean language? Are there Hollywood stars who can speak Korean? Without further ado, here are the Hollywood celebrities who are likewise fluent in Korean.

1. Tom Hiddleston

This Golden Globe Award and Laurence Olivier Award-winning actor Tom Hiddleston has more to showcase other than his vivid portrayal of the role of Loki in "The Avengers" and "Thor" movies. Did you know he also speaks Korean?

That's right, he has been using his linguistic skills to connect more with his fans all over the world. He tries his best to speak to the language of his fans in talk shows, press conferences, and appearances in the country where these fans are. Aside from Korean, he also speaks French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, German, and Mandarin Chinese.

2. Sandra Oh

This Canadian-American actress is born to Canadian and Korean parents, which is why she is fluent in the Korean language. Sandra Oh also learned French while she was at the National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal.

She is known for her lead roles as Cristina Yang on the ABC medical drama series "Grey's Anatomy," and has also played Eve Polastri in the spy thriller series, "Killing Eve."

3. Charlie Puth

In a very surprising appearance on this list, singer Charlie Puth, best known for his songs "We Don't Talk Anymore," "One Call Away," and more, has also presented his skills in speaking Korean. He once greeted his fans in the Korean language.

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