Price of fame: Sandra Oh, 50, has revealed she has been battling health issues including insomnia and back pain after becoming a star on Grey's Anatomy;  seen in February

‘My whole body was very, very sick’: Sandra Oh says she suffered from insomnia and back pain after finding fame with ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ 20 years ago

Sandra Oh has learned that fame comes at a price.

The 50-year-old actress revealed she suffered from health issues including insomnia and back pain after becoming a star on Grey’s Anatomy, where she starred as the laser-focused Dr. Cristina Yang played.

The admission came during a discussion about the impact of sudden fame with Squid Game star Jung Ho-yeon, 27, on Variety’s Actors on Actors issue.

Price of fame: Sandra Oh, 50, has revealed she has been battling health issues including insomnia and back pain after becoming a star on Grey’s Anatomy; seen in February

Actors on Actors: The multifaceted actress revealed her health struggles during a discussion on the impact of sudden fame with Squid Game star Jung Ho-yeon, 27, on Variety Actors on Actors issue

Actors on Actors: The multifaceted actress revealed her health struggles during a discussion on the impact of sudden fame with Squid Game star Jung Ho-yeon, 27, on Variety Actors on Actors issue

“My life changed a lot when Grey’s Anatomy came out,” she said.

“And it’s difficult to picture that because that’s almost 20 years ago, so the context is very different, but the stress is the same — or the confusion is the same … Because, honestly, I feel like I’m sick.” become. I think my whole body was very, very sick.”

“It’s just like, ‘Oh, I can’t sleep. Oh, my back hurts. I don’t know what’s wrong with my skin.

During the medical drama, Sandra received multiple awards and nominations for her work.

Life-changing: The Canadian native admitted stress and fame were taking a toll on her health.

Life-changing: The Canadian native admitted stress and fame were taking a toll on her health. “When Grey’s Anatomy came along, my life changed a lot. I got sick. I think my whole body was very, very sick.

Laser Focused: Cristina has received multiple awards and nominations for her work as a laser focused Dr.  Cristina Yang for 10 seasons in the highly rated medical drama.  Pictured with co-stars Justin Chambers and Ellen Pompeo

Laser Focused: Cristina has received multiple awards and nominations for her work as a laser focused Dr. Cristina Yang for 10 seasons in the highly rated medical drama. Pictured with co-stars Justin Chambers and Ellen Pompeo

The experience gave the hard-working actress a glimpse into the importance of self-care, and she’s since focused on not just the physical but the mental as well.

“But that’s not just your body, right? this is your soul That’s definitely your opinion…

“Because in the end you can’t rely on anyone. You have to find it in yourself somehow,’ she said.

The meditation park star is said to practice vipassanā, a Buddhist form of reflection.

Toughest job: The Killing Eve star says her work on the series, which began in 2018, is

Toughest job: The Killing Eve star says her work on the series, which began in 2018, is “probably one of the toughest jobs I’ve ever had.”

Magic: The veteran performer said she and co-star Jodie Comer didn't really discuss the show

Magic: The veteran performer said she and co-star Jodie Comer didn’t really discuss the show “because there was so much magic going on that we both knew, ‘We’re not going to touch it.’

Sandra has played the title character on Killing Eve since 2018 and has described her as “probably one of the toughest jobs I’ve ever had. Because I felt like the whole show was so much about the inner workings of at least Eve.’

The multi-talented artist revealed that she and co-star Jodie Comer didn’t talk much about the show “because there was so much magic going on that we both knew, ‘We’re not going to touch it.’ We’re just not going to talk about it. It becomes very ambiguous. And I think that’s one of the things that really works between the two characters. You don’t know what’s going on between them. They don’t really know what’s going on between them.’

During their conversation, Ho-yeon talked about the importance of seeing someone like Sandra on TV. “Grey’s Anatomy has been a huge thing in Korea because of you and you’re an icon of ours.”

Meditation: To relieve her stress, The Meditation Park star is said to practice vipassanā, a Buddhist form of reflection

Meditation: To relieve her stress, The Meditation Park star is said to practice vipassanā, a Buddhist form of reflection

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