Lee Joon Ki

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Lee Jun Ki


  • Name: 이준기 / Lee Joon Ki (Lee Jun Gi)
  • Profession: Actor, model and singer
  • Birthdate: 1982-Apr-17 (age 41)
  • Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
  • Height: 178cm
  • Weight: 63kg
  • Star sign: Aries
  • Blood type: B
  • Family: Younger sister
  • Talent agency: Namoo Actors

About Lee Jun Ki

Lee Jun Ki started out as a model and held minor roles in Korean dramas. In 2001, he first appeared in the television commercial for the So Basic fashion label. He first debuted in the movie 'The Hotel Venus' (Japanese Production). His first drama appearance was in 'Star's Echo', a two part mini drama series by MBC and Fuji TV in 2004. After this, he appeared in 'Nonstop 4', 'Drama City: What Should I Do?' and the movie 'Flying Boys'.

In 2005, his first major acting role came in the movie 'The King and the Clown' as the role of Gong Gil. Lee's acting skills had shone through his ability to present the characteristics of a homosexual clown, which pushed him to stardom and popularity throughout Asia, where he received many awards. His next role was to play the supporting character, Seo Jung Woo, in the 2005 hit drama 'My Girl'. It was from this drama that he had changed his image, from a homosexual clown to a wealthy play boy. Due to these roles, Lee's popularity sparked, allowing him to become not only well-known in Korea but also throughout Asia and overseas. Other movies and dramas he has completed are 'Virgin Snow', 'May 18', 'Time Between Dog and Wolf' and his successful drama 'Iljimae', in 2008.

Lee released his second album entitled 'J Style' on April 21, 2009. The album consists of eight songs; his three previous songs from his Episode I fan meeting plus his 5 new songs. Lee also played the role of a modern hero in a new drama called 'Hero' in late November of 2009.

TV Shows

TV Show Theme Songs



  • Yishion
  • VOV (Men's Cosmetics)
  • Longliqi Shampoo
  • Pepsi
  • Spris
  • Giordano
  • Samsung Anycall
  • Vonin (Men's Cosmetics)
  • Pomegranate
  • Lacvert Cosmetics
  • I-Audio
  • KFC Go-go
  • Su An Su (수앤수)
  • Kleenex
  • Chungkang College of Cultural Industries
  • So-Basic


  • 2022 30th SBS Drama Awards:
  • Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries Genre/Fantasy Drama (Again My Life)
  • 2020 5th Asia Artist Awards:
  • 2018 13th Soompi Annual Awards:
  • 2018 StarHub's Night of Stars Awards:
  • 2017 2nd Asia Artist Awards:
  • 2016 SAF SBS Drama Awards:
  • 2015 MBC Drama Awards:
  • 2015 10th Seoul International Drama Awards:
  • 2014 KBS Drama Awards:
    • Excellence Award - Actor (Gunman in Joseon)
    • Best Couple Award with Nam Sang Mi (Gunman in Joseon)
  • 2013 2nd Daejeon Drama Festival - APAN Star Awards:
  • 2013 8th Seoul International Drama Awards:
  • 2012 MBC Drama Awards:
    • Best Couple Award with Shin Min Ah (Arang and the Magistrate)
  • 2009 MBC Drama Awards:
    • Popularity Award (Hero)
  • 2008 SBS Drama Awards:
    • Top Excellence Award - Actor (Iljimae)
    • Netizen Popularity Award (Iljimae)
  • 2007 MBC Drama Awards:
  • 2007 China Fashion Awards:
    • South Korean Artist of the Year
  • 2007 27th Hawaii International Film Festival:
    • Rising Star Award
  • 2007 10th Annual Shanghai International Film Festival:
    • Overseas Star Award
  • 2007 Andre Kim's:
    • New and Superior Star Award
  • 2007 43rd Baeksang Arts Awards:
  • 2006 27th Blue Dragon Film Awards:
  • 2006 5th Korea Film Awards
    • Best New Actor Award (The King and the Clown)
  • 2006 43rd Daejong Film Festival:
    • Most Popular Actor Overseas Award (The King and the Clown)
    • Popularity Award (The King and the Clown)
    • Best New Actor Award (The King and the Clown)
  • 2006 42nd Baeksang Arts Awards:
    • Best New Actor Award (The King and the Clown)
    • Popularity Award (The King and the Clown)
    • 'In style' Fashion Award
  • 2006 Netizen's Choice Awards:
    • Best New Actor Award (The King and the Clown)
  • 2006 Max Movie:
    • Best Actor Award (The King and the Clown)
  • 2006 Mnet MKMF Awards:
    • Music Video Award ("Grace Lee Soo Young")


  • Education: Seoul Arts University (Acting major)
  • Hobbies: Martial arts (Tae Kwon Do 3rd degree, Hapkido 1st degree and Taekkyeon 1st degree)
  • Languages: Korean, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, and English
  • Debut: Model for clothing brand "So Basic" (2001)

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