Lee Dong Wook Biography

Lee Dong Wook

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Birth Name: Lee Dong
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Birth Country: South Korea
Birth Sign: scorpio
Age: 36 Years
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Award-winning South Korean television actor, Lee Dong-Wook is one of the most renowned actors who is well known for his role in the TV series "My Girl". He was born on November 6, 1981, to the Korean parents in Seoul, South Korea. Lee grew up with his parents and alongside her siblings in Seoul. His academic qualification is "Broadcasting and Media Arts", completed at Joongbu University. Dong-Wook debuted in acting in 1999 and later appeared in numbers of TV series.

Moving towards his personal life, Lee Dong Wook once admitted that he dated an onscreen drama girlfriend although, he didn't reveal her biography. Rumors have been surfaced regarding his love affair and romantic relationship with Girls Generation's Jessica, actress Kim Hyun Joo, actress Kim Su Ah, singer–turned actress Eugene Kim and actress Lee Da Hae.

Wook denied for being more than friends with any of these ladies. Age 36, actor Lee despite being a successful actor, is a very handsome model-turned-actor who in recent days is in the pick of his career and media.

Lee Dong also dated actress T-ara's Jiyeon for two years, they were even about to get married but, unfortunately, the couple broke up. After the short interval of the breakup, he started dating actress Jo Yoon Hee. Lee Dong and Jo Yoon started dating each other after completing their drama movie, "Laurel Tree Tailors".

A year back, Lee Dong had even released an official statement about Jo Yoon Hee pregnancy and their legal married. The couple was really excited for their upcoming child. But it seems they already called off their engagement as Lee Dong Wook caught kissing his new actress girlfriend Yo In Na.

Regarding Lee Dong nationality and ethnicity, the red lips actor is a South Korean, Asian descent. He appeared as a lead actor in television dramas, such as TScentent of a Woman, Hotel King, and Guardian: The Lonely and Great God. Lee is earning a good sum of money from his salary and acting profession.

Wook has featured in several movies through which he finances his living. It is estimated that his current net worth is around $3 Million but his exact salary is yet to be revealed.

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Born in South Korea

1981 6th of November

Lee Dong-wook was born on November 6, 1981, to the Korean parents in Seoul, South Korea. Lee Dong-wook was raised by his parents where he was born. He grew up with his sibling in his hometown. He attended the Joongbu University.


Made his acting debut Strong Heart


Lee Dong-wook made his acting debut in 1999 and he served as an MC on the show “ Strong Heart”. He has always wanted to appear in a historical drama, although he imagined the role he would play would be a warrior or king.


Notable role in the drama My Girl


In 2005, he appeared as a leading role Seol Gong-chan in the television drama "My Girl". Which was written by Hong Jung-eun and Hong Mi-ran and directed by Jeon Ki-sang. The romantic comedy series was a hit during its run—it placed number one in its timeslot and reached a peak viewership rating of 24.9%.


Debuted in the film Arang


Lee Dong Wook made his film debut "Arang" playing the role as Hyun-ki in 2006. Which was produced by Lee Min-ho, Lee Gyeong-heon, Park Jae-su, and Hwang Mun-su and written by Ahn Sang-hoon and hin Yun-kyung.


Won big awards for his work in drama Scent of a Woman


In 2011, he won four Awards: 8th Cosmo Beauty Awards, 18th Han Il Culture Awards, SBS Drama Awards in the category of Top 10 Stars Scent of a Woman and Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Weekend Drama for his drama " Scent of a Woman".


won award for Hotel King


In 2014, he won 9th Asia Model Festival Awards in the category for Fashionista Award for his series " Hotel King". And nominated for 3rd APAN Star Awards and MBC Drama Awards in the category for Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Project Drama.


Current Net worth.


Lee Dong Wook has featured in several movies and being an actor and model, he finances his living. It is estimated that his current Net worth is around $3 Million.

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