Lee Jong-suk Biography
|Date of Birth:||1989 , September-14|
|Age:||28 years old|
|Birth Nation:||South Korea|
|Height:||6 Feet 1 Inch|
|Net Worth||200,000 US dollars|
|Weight in KG||65 kg|
|Famous for||Model, Actor|
|Awards||KBS Drama Awards for Best New Actor|
|TV Show||Doctor Stranger|
Lee Jong- Suk is an actor/ model who was born in the capital city of South Korea, Seoul. He was born as the only son to mother Lui and father Kim Jong- Suk who used to work as a supermarket cashier.
Early Life and Education
Lee was born on September 14, 1989, in South Korea. She is a South Korean by nationality belonging to the Asian ethnicity.
When Lee was three years old, his father and one of his family member met a car accident from which his father never recovered. This trauma also stroke his mother, who never really got over it. So it can be said that Lee didn’t have the greatest of childhood.
Lee spoke less, and never really interacted with people until he was a high school graduate. He was encouraged to try modeling as he was good looking and thus when he applied for one, he got the chance to get into the Seoul Collection catwalks, and at just 15 became the youngest model.
Lee was praised and supported by many, as he was a good boy who was quiet and always serious about his work.
After graduating from his school, Lee was busy for some modeling and was prepared to debut as an idol group member. But after he found that it wasn’t going to help him in any way. He turned his focus towards studies and completed his bachelors in Professional Motion Pictures Art, from the South Korean Konkuk University.
Upon graduation, he started to search for jobs in local TV channels and with his modeling background, he was looking for a similar job. After he competed in the acting competition and to his surprise won it.
In 2010, he debuted his first acting role as a character in the TV show Prosecutor Princess. The same year, he got a chance to play in the film Secret Garden, where his role was a silent music composer.
With this debut performance, he was already being talked about because of his impressive acting and looks. The following year, he was cast in the show High Kick Season 3, where he played in a romantic love role.
Lee also appeared in some thriller and action movies like R2B: Return to Base, Ghosts, Rain and the remake of 1964’s Red Scarf. With his role of Go Nam Soon in the movie School 2013, he won his first award in the KBS Drama Awards of 2012, under the “Best New Actor”.
Following its success, he starred in the hit TV drama I Can Hear Your Voice, which widened his popularity.
Playing in some really good movies and drama, he has gained massive fame and popularity which has in return increased his fan following outside Korea and Asia.
Lee has multiple fans and although his relationship status is unknown, he isn’t married yet. By 2015, his net worth is about 200,000 US dollars.