Lee Sun-kyun

Lee Sun-kyun

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1975-03-02 (46 years old) · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Seoul, South Korea

38 Movies · 23 TV shows

Also Known As: Lee Seon-gyun · Ли Сон Гюн · Seon-gyun Lee · 이선균 · Lee Sun Gyun

Biography

Lee Sun-kyun (Korean: 이선균; born March 2, 1975) is a South Korean actor. 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.

Personal Life

Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea. He married his girlfriend of seven years, actress Jeon Hye-jin on May 23, 2009.Their sons were born on November 25, 2009, and August 9, 2011.

Movies & TV shows

2021.

2 Movies
Kingmaker

Kingmaker

2021
A campaign strategist is helping a politician change the world.

2020.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
TV
My Dear Youth - Coffee Prince

My Dear Youth - Coffee Prince

2020
It's been 13 years since "Coffee Prince" became the most popular drama in Korea with a 27.8% viewer ratings. The cast of the drama is made up of actors that represent Korea and they talk about those d...
Mr. Zoo: The Missing VIP

Mr. Zoo: The Missing VIP

2020
After a freak accident, a top National Security agent suddenly has the ability to talk to animals.
TV
Our Little Summer Vacation

Our Little Summer Vacation

2020
A show about adults who enjoy an everyday vacation in an unfamiliar place in order to heal their tired minds and bodies is called "Our Little Summer Vacation". They can either enjoy the activities alo...

2019.

2 Movies · 2 TV shows
TV
Diary of a Prosecutor

Diary of a Prosecutor

2019
There are prosecutors in South Korea. There is a drama depicting the mundane daily routine of prosecutors who stay up all night to deal with the different cases handed over by the police.
TV
Trans-Siberian Pathfinders

Trans-Siberian Pathfinders

2019
The Trans-Siberian Railway is on a bucket list of many travelers. The five men on the new variety show are real friends and viewers are excited to see their chemistry.
Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage

Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage

2019
On the run from an internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to investigate a conspiracy before it's too late.
Parasite

Parasite

6.6
2019
Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

2018.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
TV
My Room, Row 1

My Room, Row 1

2018
A writer and two movie directors talk about film and humanities on a talk show.
Take Point

Take Point

6
2018
On the day that the U.S. became a country. A team of elite mercenaries embark on a secret CIA mission to abduct North Korea's politician in an underground Bunker below the Korean Demilitarized Zone in...
TV
My Mister

My Mister

2018
In a world that is less than kind, a young woman and a middle-aged man develop a sense of kinship as they find warmth and comfort in one another.

2017.

3 Movies
Man of Will

Man of Will

2017
Young Kim Chang-Soo was charged with murdering a Japanese person who was involved in the assassination of Emperor Myeongseong. Kim Chang-Soo grew into a fighter for Korean independence after seeing ho...
The King's Case Note

The King's Case Note

2017
A clever king of Joseon and his brilliant chronicler hunt for the truth behind a crime that threatens the throne and the stability of the country.
A Special Lady

A Special Lady

2017
Hyeon-jeong, a used-to-be prostitute, is now the NO.2 of the gang which turns into a leading enterprise. Sang-hoon who has been picked up by Hyeon-jeong, becomes the top killer in the gang. Hyeon-jeon...

2016.

2 TV shows
TV
Dinning Together

Dinning Together

2016
As more and more people are getting used to eating dinner alone, Kang Ho-dong and Lee Kyung-kyu visit ordinary Korean families at dinner time and share their lives as they eat dinner together.
TV
My Wife's Having an Affair This Week

My Wife's Having an Affair This Week

6.57
2016
Do Hyun-Woo has worked as a PD for the past 10 years. He learns that his wife is having an affair and doesn't know what to do. Do Hyun-Woo, who tries to protect his marriage, talks with anonymous peop...

2015.

1 Movie
The Advocate: A Missing Body

The Advocate: A Missing Body

2015
When his client confessed to murder in court, a hotshot attorney embarked on a search for truth to redeem his ruined reputation.

2014.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
Three Meals a Day: Jeongseon Village

Three Meals a Day: Jeongseon Village

2014
Three meals a day is a reality show in South Korea in which celebrities are chosen to live in a rural setting for three days a week. They have to find their own food and make three meals a day.
A Hard Day

A Hard Day

2014
A person is hit by a car on the way to his mother's funeral. His mother's coffin has his body in it. He gets a call when he's happy. This caller insists that he saw the hit-and-run, but instead of ask...

2013.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
Nobody's Daughter Haewon

Nobody's Daughter Haewon

2013
Haewon, a college student, wants to end her secret affair with her professor, Seongjun. Feeling depressed after bidding farewell to her mother who is set to immigrate to Canada the next day, Haewon se...
Our Sunhi

Our Sunhi

2013
A young woman returning to her old school to visit her professor also runs into her old boyfriend and her senior, each of whom has a past with her.
TV
Miss Korea

Miss Korea

2013
This drama takes place in year 1997 and is about a failing cosmetics company that tries to turn a former high school beauty queen into Miss Korea. Oh Ji Young is the former high school beauty queen wh...

2012.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
All About My Wife

All About My Wife

2012
A man wants a woman to seduce his wife in order to end their relationship.
TV
Golden Time

Golden Time

2012
Golden Time is a 2012 South Korean medical drama starring Lee Sun-kyun, Hwang Jung-eum, Lee Sung-min and Song Seon-mi. It aired on MBC from July 9 to September 25, 2012 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:5...
Helpless

Helpless

2.67
2012
A woman is gone. She found a lot of hidden secrets while searching for her.

2011.

1 Movie
Officer of the Year

Officer of the Year

2011
Two police stations from the same precinct are competing for the same award. They are forced to work together by a high-profile case.

2010.

3 Movies · 2 TV shows
TV
Running Man

Running Man

7.4
2010
Variety entertainment is going away. It has been in charge of Sunday evenings for a decade. People are playing a game. It's characterized by going around several places. There are many things to do.
Our Slightly Risque Relationship

Our Slightly Risque Relationship

2010
Dong Chan is a prickly broadcasting director at MBS who meets and immediately clashes with Nam Hee, a reporter he meets at a wedding reception. Through their constant bickering, they end up falling in...
TV
Pasta

Pasta

2010
The story of a young woman who aspires to become an elite chef at La Sfera Italian restaurant is the subject of Pasta.
Oki's Movie

Oki's Movie

2010
A love story between a middle aged professor, a young female student who prepares a movie and a student/filmmaker who drinks too much.
Petty Romance

Petty Romance

2010
A comic artist and an unemployed sex columnist are trying to work together in order to win a comic-book competition. A W130 million prize is up for grabs in an adult cartoon contest. Da-rim works for ...

2009.

3 Movies · 1 TV show
Visitors

Visitors

2009
Hong Sang-Soo’s Lost in the Mountains (South Korea, 32min) the visitor is the supremely self-centred Mi-Sook, who drives to Jeonju on impulse to see her classmate Jin-Young – only to discover that her...
Lost in the Mountains

Lost in the Mountains

2009
Hong Sang-soo’s Lost in the Mountains depicts Misook’s suffering when she discovers her friend Jin-Young has been secretly sleeping with her lover.
Paju

Paju

2009
After three years of soul searching in India, Eun-mo returned to her hometown of Paju. She is faced with a difficult reunion with her brother-in-law, Joong-Shik, as she returns to reality. Eun-mo neve...
TV
Triple

Triple

2009

2008.

3 Movies · 2 TV shows
TV
On Air

On Air

2008
The lives and love stories of drama producers, writers, actors, and managers.
Romantic Island

Romantic Island

2008
Three Korean couples travel separately to the Philippines. A middle aged couple first time abroad, a convenience store clerk bumps into an incognito pop star and the runaway Soo-jin meets a businessma...
Sorry Apple

Sorry Apple

2008
A woman breaks up with her boyfriend of seven years. Devastated, she throws herself into another relationship and decides to get married, only to have her exboyfriend return to her...
TV
My Sweet City

My Sweet City

2008
The friendship, romance, and professional lives of single women living in a big city.
Night and Day

Night and Day

2008
Kim Seong-nam travels to Paris to escape an arrest, leaving his wife behind in Korea. After he arrives, he meets an ex-girlfriend and is introduced to a small community of Korean artists.

2007.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
Our Town

Our Town

2007
A writer kills his landlady and stages the body to look like the work of an active serial killer. Anxious that the police might figure out the truth, he decides to insert himself into the investigatio...
TV
Coffee Prince

Coffee Prince

2007
Han-gyeol doesn't like being tied down to one career in his life. He washorring the idea of joining the family business and was ordered by his grandmother to manage a cafe. Unable to disobey his grand...
TV
Behind the White Tower

Behind the White Tower

2007
The drama takes a satirical look at malpractice and power plays at a university hospital, as well as contrasting the paths and personalities of two doctors, and is based on a novel by renowned Japanes...

2006.

2 Movies
The Customer Is Always Right

The Customer Is Always Right

2006
Ahn Chang-Jin has a barbershop in a quiet town. He plays classical music for customers and makes sure the place is clean. Ahn Chang-Jin is married to Jun Yeon-Ok. Life seems good for Ahn Chang-Jin. Ki...
A Cruel Attendance

A Cruel Attendance

2006
A financially desperate salaryman teams up with his friend to kidnap a rich girl to make a quick buck. But then he gets a call and learns that his own daughter has been kidnapped as well.

2005.

2 TV shows
TV
Loveholic

Loveholic

2005
Loveholic is a 2005 South Korean television series starring Kangta, Kim Min-sun, Lee Sun-kyun and Yoo In-young. It aired on KBS2 from May 2 to June 21, 2005 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 16 epi...

2004.

3 Movies
R-Point

R-Point

4
2004
On January 7, 1972, the South Korean base in Nah-Trang, Vietnam, received a radio transmission from a missing platoon.
Love So Divine

Love So Divine

2004
After getting into trouble at their seminary, seminarians Gyu-shik and Seon-dal are sent into the country for a month of service under the elderly Father Nam. Upon their arrival, Gyu-shik meets Father...
My Mother the Mermaid

My Mother the Mermaid

2004
Na-Young works at a post office and is sick and tired of being around her mother and father who are both very nice. Her trip abroad in a few days is the only thing that she is looking forward to. One ...

2003.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
Scent of Love

Scent of Love

2003
After much trials and tribulations, a man marries his first love. But when she gets pregnant, they find out that she has cancer.
TV
Thousand Years of Love

Thousand Years of Love

2003
It was about 1,400 years ago. The story revolves around Princess Buyeu Ju, the Daughter of last king, general Ari who attempts to reconstruct Bakje for the love of the princess, and general Yu Suk Kim...
Show Show Show

Show Show Show

2003
San-hae has a habit for chasing unreachable dreams but never attaining them. His best friend, Sang-chul, is yet to find direction in his life but always lives by his life motto: to live and die for hi...

2002.

4 Movies
Make It Big

Make It Big

2002
Three high school students - Sung-hwan. Woo-sup and Jin-won are on their way back from a birthday party for Sung-hwan's father. Several minutes later, a huge lump of cash and a bloody corpse crash on ...
Boss X File

Boss X File

2002
In order to bust a money laundering ring, the cops must work undercover at a hostess bar. Zaniness ensues as we witness policewomen masquerading as hostesses, detectives masquerading as waiters, and o...
A Perfect Match

A Perfect Match

2002
Despite the fact that she works at a professional matchmaking firm, she can't seem to find her perfect match. Her advice is correct when it comes to finding a match for other people, but not when it c...
Surprise Party

Surprise Party

2002
How do you go about detaining a total stranger for 12 hours? This is what Ha-young (Lee Yo-won) has to do for her best friend, Mi-ryung (Kim Min-hee). Mi-ryung has been planning for a surprise party f...

1953.

1 TV show
TV
The Oscars

The Oscars

1953
The film industry is honored. A copy of the Oscar statuette is given to the various category winners. The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel was where the first awards were held.

Unknown Year.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
Dr. Brain

Dr. Brain

An emotional journey that follows a brain scientist who is obsessive about figuring out new technologies to access the consciousness and memories of the brain. He uses his skills to piece together the...
Silence

Silence

An accident on a foggy bridge in the film releases an unknown beast.
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