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Lee Sun kyun is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the films, Helpless , romantic comedy All About My Wife, and crime/black comedy A Hard Day.

He is also known for his role in the Bong Joon-ho’s Academy Award-winning black comedy film Parasite for which he won a Screen Actors Guild Award along with his castmates.

He has received several other awards including nomination for an International Emmy Award.

Lee Sun kyun

After beginning his career in musical theatre, for many years Lee was relegated to minor and supporting roles onscreen, only getting to play lead characters in one-act dramas on KBS Drama City and MBC Best Theater.

In one such Best Theater project, he worked with TV director Lee Yoon-jung on Taereung National Village (2005), which led to him being cast in her later series Coffee Prince in 2007.

Coffee Prince, along with medical drama White Tower brought Lee mainstream popularity, which he followed with Pasta (2010), Golden Time (2012) and My Mister (2018).

Meanwhile, on the big screen, he received a Best Actor award from the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival for his role in Paju (2009), followed by critical acclaim for mystery thriller Helpless (2012), romantic comedy All About My Wife (2012), and crime/black comedy A Hard Day (2014).

Lee also continues to collaborate with auteur Hong Sang-soo, and his arthouse films with Hong include Night and Day (2008), Oki’s Movie (2010), and Nobody’s Daughter Haewon (2013).

In 2019, he starred in Bong Joon-ho’s Oscar-winning black comedy film Parasite.

Lee Sun kyun

Who is Lee Sun kyun?

Lee Sun kyun Biography was born on March 2, 1975 in Seoul, South Korea.

He graduated from the Korea National University of Arts with a degree in acting.

In 2001, he made his acting debut as Brad Majors in the stage musical The Rocky Horror Show.

Here are some facts about his career:

Lee Sun kyun began his career as a music theater actor in 2001, and graduated from the Korea National University of Arts’ School of Drama.

He gained popularity in 2007 with the medical drama White Tower and the romantic comedy series Coffee Prince.

He has worked with director Lee Yoon-jung three times in Taereung National Village, Coffee Prince, and Triple.

He has collaborated with auteur Hong Sang-soo in several arthouse films, such as Night and Day, Oki’s Movie, Nobody’s Daughter Haewon, and Our Sunhi.

He won a Best Actor award from the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival for his role in Paju1, a mystery thriller about the complex relationship between a man and his sister-in-law.

He received critical acclaim for his performances in Helpless, a film adaptation of a novel by Miyabe Miyuki about a man searching for his missing fiancée;

All About My Wife, a romantic comedy about a husband who hires a casanova to seduce his nagging wife; and A Hard Day, a crime / black comedy about a corrupt detective who tries to cover up a hit-and-run accident.

He played one of the lead roles in Parasite1, a film by Bong Joon-ho that won four Academy Awards, including Best Picture.

He portrayed the wealthy father of the Park family who hires the poor Kim family as their servants.

He also won a Screen Actors Guild Award along with his castmates for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

Lee Sun kyun Wife

Lee Sun kyun Wife

Lee Sun kyun is married to Jeon Hye-jin, a South Korean actress.

They met in 2007 while working together in the musical The Rocky Horror Show. They tied the knot on May 23, 2009 and have two sons.

Jeon Hye-jin has appeared in several films and TV dramas, such as The Throne, Misty, and Stranger.

She is also a producer and a co-founder of the production company HODU&U Entertainment.

Lee Sun kyun Wife

Lee Sun kyun Children

Lee Sun kyun has two children with his wife, actress Jeon Hye-jin. They are both sons, named Lee Rook and Lee Roon.

Lee Rook was born on November 25, 2009 and Lee Roon was born on August 9, 2011.

They are often seen accompanying their parents at various events and award ceremonies.

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