Hye Yun is an actor, writer, filmmaker based in New York. She is Janet Mock's newest obsession and one of 12 Emerging Feminist Game-Changers in Media, Journalism & the Arts.
Her award winning web series HEY YUN, which she writes, directs and stars in, premiered its first season November 2013 to a welcoming crowd. The first episode was invited to American Cinematheque's 9th Annual Focus on Female Directors screening, the LA Web Fest and it won the Audience Choice Awards at the Boxed Wine Film Festival and Indie Works. Season 2 premiered April, 2015 on Wifey TV.
FIRST KISS NYC, a viral video she made in March 2014 has been written up by the Huffington Post, Daily Mail UK and many more.
BKPI, her new web series, produced by Super Deluxe is coming soon in 2017.
When not making films, she is prancing around town taking pictures of toys, clowning around or acting in other people's films. She hails from the salty seas of Busan, South Korea.