Lee Byung Hun

Stage name: 이병헌 / Lee Byung Hun

Gender: Male

Age: 52 years

Date of birth: July 12, 1970

Place of birth: Seoul, South Korea

Height: 178 cm

Weight: 72 kg

Bloodtype: O

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

Lee Byung Hun Profile
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About Lee Byung Hun

Lee Byung Hun Facts

  • Education Chung-Ang University (Theater and Cinematography)
    • Hanyang University (French Literature)
    • Chungdong High School
    • Youngdong Middle School
    • Daewang Elementary School
  • Hobbies: Cap collecting, Travel
  • Specialties: Tae Kwon Do, Snowboarding, Swimming, Arm Wrestling (defeated)
  • Religion: Buddhist.
  • Languages: Korean, English, French and Mandarin Chinese.
  • Debut: In 1991 with the drama Asphalt My Hometown.
  • He was in a relationship with his castmate from All In, Song Hye Kyo.
  • In 2005 he published his biography “Limited, Brave and Human”.
  • Capcom used his image for the videogame Lost Planet: Extreme Condition.
  • Lee Byung Hun created his own company under the name of BH Entertainment.
  • In January 2012, Lee Byung Hun was named Korea’s most expensive actor.
  • He made his Hollywood acting debut as Storm Shadow in G.I. Joe: The Rise Of Cobra and its sequel G.I. Joe: The Retaliation.
  • In August 2012 he announced that he was in a relationship with actress Lee Min Jung who is 13 years his junior and whom he married on August 10, 2013.
  • In March 2014 he was in Argentina, in the province of Mendoza, amazed by its beautiful landscape, he commented that he never stops sending photos to his friends, who are as surprised as he is
  • He will star in the movie “Terminator 5”, the character he will play has not yet been revealed. Filming will begin around May.
  • In September 2014, the actor reported to the Gangnam police station that 2 young women had blackmailed him in exchange for a large amount of money for sexual conversations he had with them.One of them was Da Hee (Former member of the group GLAM ) ,and the other person was Lee Ji Yeon.
  • After the problem with the two girls, he made an official statement, making it clear how sorry he was and that the most important thing for him was his wife’s health.
  • Lee Byung Hun and Lee Min Jung were seen two months after the incident in Los Angeles, both looking very full and calm, demonstrating the love and support of his wife.
  • Won the lawsuit against Da Hee and Lee Ji Yeon the first was sentenced to one year in prison and the second to one year and two months in prison.
  • It was revealed, on January 19, 2015, that his wife Lee Min Jung is 6 months pregnant (27 weeks).
  • On the morning of March 31, 2015, his wife gave birth to their first child.
  • He is the first Korean to present an award at the 88th Oscars 2016 alongside Colombia’s Sofia Vergara (source).

Lee Byung Hun Advertisement

  • 2011: XTM
  • 2010 Pantech Sky Vega
  • 2010 Pantech Sky Vega
  • 2009 LG Fashion Maestro
  • 2009: MisshaI Cosmetics
  • 2009 7luck

Lee Byung Hun Drama

  • HERE (TBA)
  • Our Blues (tvN, 2022)
  • Squid Game (Netflix, 2021)
  • Mr. Sunshine (tvN, 2018)
  • Diplomat Kuroda Kousaku (Fuji TV, 2011)
  • IRIS (KBS, 2009)
  • All In (SBS, 2003)
  • Long Way (SBS, 2001)
  • 8 Love Stories (SBS, 1999-2000) Ep.1
  • KAIST (SBS, 1999)
  • Beautiful Days (SBS, 2001)
  • Sunflower (MBC, 1999)
  • Happy Together (SBS, 1999)
  • White Nights 3.98 (SBS, 1998)
  • Wedding Dress (KBS2, 1997)
  • Asphalt Man (KBS, 1995)
  • Son of Wind (KBS, 1995)
  • Dream Racers (SBS, 1995)
  • Scent of Love (SBS, 1994)
  • Police (KBS2, 1994)
  • The Sorrow of the Survivor (KBS2, 1993)
  • Tomorrow Love (KBS2, 1992-1994)
  • Days of Sunshine (KBS2, 1992)
  • Flower That Never Wilt (KBS, 1991)
  • Asphalt My Hometown (KBS2, 1991)

Lee Byung Hun Films

  • The Match (2021)
  • Concrete Utopia (2021)
  • Emergency Declaration (2020)
  • The Man Standing Next (2020)
  • Ashfall (2019)
  • That’s Only My World (2018)
  • South Castle (2017)
  • Single Rider (2017)
  • Master (2016)
  • The Magnificent Seven (2016)
  • The Age of Shadows (2016) Special Appearance
  • Misconduct (2016)
  • Inside Men: The Original (2015)
  • The Insiders (2015)
  • Memories of the Sword (2015)
  • Terminator: Genesis (2014) U.S.A.
  • RED 2 (2013)
  • G.I.Joe. retaliation (2014)
  • Masquerade (2012)
  • I Saw the Devil (2010)
  • The Influence (2010)
  • IRIS: The Movie (2010)
  • I Come with the Rain (2009)
  • G.I.Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
  • The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
  • Hero: The Movie (2007)
  • Once In a Summer (2006)
  • A Bittersweet Life (2005)
  • Three… Extremes (2004)
  • Everybody Has Secrets (2004)
  • Addicted (2002)
  • My Beautiful Girl, Mari (2002)
  • Bungee Jumping of Their Own (2000)
  • Joint Security Area (2000)
  • The Harmonium in My Memory (1998)
  • Ji Sang Man Ga (1997)
  • Kill the Love (1996)
  • Runaway (1995)
  • Who Drives Me Mad? (1995)

Lee Byung Hun Awards

  • 2020 14th Asian Film Awards: Best Actor (The Man Standing Next)
  • 2020 40th Korean Association Of Film Critics Awards: Best Actor (The Man Standing Next)
  • 2020 Buil Film Awards: Best Actor (The Man Standing Next)
  • 2020 25th Chunsa Film Art Awards Best Actor (The Man Standing Next)
  • 2020 56th Baeksang Arts Awards: Best Actor (The Man Standing Next)
  • 2020 56th Grand Bell Awards: Best Actor (Ashfall)
  • 2019 55th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Actor (Mr. Sunshine)
  • 2018 Asia Artist Awards Daesang
  • 2018 Asia Artist Awards Artist of the Year
  • 2018 Asia Artist Awards Fabulous Award
  • 2018 Asia Artist Awards Korean Tourism Appreciation Award
  • 2018 6th APAN Star Awards: Daesang (Grand Prize) (Mr. Sunshine)
  • 2016 52nd Baeksang Arts Awards: Best Actor Award (The Insiders)
  • 2016 4th APAN Star Awards: Global Star Award
  • 2016 25th Film Buil Awards: Best Actor (The Insiders)
  • 2016 37th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Best Lead Actor (Insider Man)
  • 2016 10th Asian Film Awards: Best Lead Actor (Insider Man)
  • 2013 34th Blue Dragon Film Awards: Popularity Award
  • 2011 47th Baeksang Arts Awards Grand Award of Excellence (Daesang)
  • 2010 Style Icon Awards Grand Award of Excellence (Daesang)
  • 2010 4th Tokyo Drama Awards best Actor in Asia for IRIS
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Grand Prize (Daesang) for IRIS
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Best Couple (with Kim Tae Hee) for IRIS
  • 2009 KBS Drama Awards: Popularity Award (chosen by the viewers) for IRIS
  • 2009 30th Blue Dragon Awards: Popularity Award
  • 2006 42nd Baeksang Arts Awards: Best Lead Actor for Once In a Summer
  • 2005 Korean Film Awards: Best Supporting Actor for A Bittersweet Life
  • 2005 Korean Critics’ Choice Awards Best Actor for A Bittersweet Life
  • 2003 2002 38th Baeksang Arts Award: Best Actor
  • 2002 38th Baeksang Arts Award: Best Actor for All In
  • 2001 SBS Drama Awards: Best Actor
  • 2001 Blue Dragon Awards: Most Popular Actor
  • 2000 Busan Cinema Critics Award: Best Lead Actor
  • 1996 KBS Drama Awards: Best Actor
  • 1995 KBS Drama Awards: Best Actor
  • 1993 KBS Drama Awards: Best Actor
  • 1992 KBS Drama Awards: Best Actor

Lee Byung Hun TV Programs

  • The Last Emperor (SBS, 2012)
  • Hope Road (KBS1, 2011)

Lee Byung Hun Music Videos

  • PSY – I Luv It (2017)
  • 4MEN &- Vision of Love (2011)
  • Jo Sung Mo – To Heaven (1998)
  • Jo Sung Mo – Immortal Love I (1998)
  • Jo Sung Mo – Immortal Love II (1998)

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