Lee Sung Kyung Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 14 Oct, 2020
Facts of Lee Sung Kyung
Date of Birth: 1990 , August-10
Age: 31 years old
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Lee Sung-kyung
Birth Name Lee Sung-kyung
Nationality South Korean
Birth Place/City Goyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea
Profession Actress, Model, Singer
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Boyfriend Nam Joo Hyuk
Married No
Education Dongduk Women's University
Awards Chunsa Film Art Award, Max Movie Award
Online Presence Instagram
Movies Love+Sling, Miss & Mrs. Cops
TV Show It's Okay, That's Love; The Queen's Flower; Cheese in the Trap; Doctors; Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo; While You Were Sleeping; About Time; Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim
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Lee Sung-Kyung is a South Korean actress, model, and singer. Primarily a television actress, she is known for her appearances on television shows like The Queen's Flower, Doctors, About Time, and Romantic Doctor; and movies like Love+Sling and Miss & Mrs. Cops.   

How Old is Lee Sung-Kyung? What is her Height?

Lee Sung-Kyung was born on August 10, 1990, in Goyang city in the province of Gyeonggi, South Korea. As of October 2020, she is 30 years old and is billed at 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters). 

Sung-Kyung is a graduate of Dongduk Women's University in Seoul, class of 2016. 


Lee Sung-Kyung got her start in showbiz as a model in 2008. She transitioned to acting in 2014 and made her on-screen debut as Oh So-Nyeo in the romantic drama series It's Okay, That's Love. The following year, she starred as Kang Yi-Sol in the weekend drama series Flower of Queen.

Lee Sung-kyung as Jin Seo-woo in Doctors SOURCE: Pinterest

She had a breakthrough year in 2016 with three high-profile roles on television. Firstly, she starred as Baek In-ha in the youth romantic-drama series Cheese in the Trap. She went on to star as the neurosurgeon Jin Seo-woo in the medical drama series Doctors. Finally, she played the titular character in the coming-of-age sports-drama series Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo. 

She made her feature film debut in the 2018 drama film Love+Sling and appeared in her second feature film, Miss & Mrs. Cops, in 2019. 

Most recently, she starred in the second season of the romantic medical drama series Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim as a cardiothoracic surgeon Cha Eun-jae.                

Who is Lee Sung-Kyung Dating?

In early 2020, Sung-Kyung's reps at her talent agency, YG Entertainment confirmed that she was dating her Weightlifting fairy Kim Bok-Joo co-star Nam Joo-Hyuk.  

Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk SOURCE: International Business Times

Rumors of the two being romantically involved dated as far back as 2016 when the two first lit up the screens on Weightlifting fairy Kim Bok-Joo.    

YG Entertainment put out a statement that reads:

"After checking with Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk, they confirmed that after being close friends since their modelling days, the pair recently developed romantic feelings for one another and are dating well now."

Estimated to Have a Net Worth of $1 Million

Lee Sung-Kyung is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million. The 30-year-old actress of Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo and Dr. Romantic 2, Sung-Kyung is also a model and singer. 

However, her primary source of income is her earnings as a film and television actress including salary from TV and movie contracts. media appearances, social media earnings, and brand endorsements.  


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