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Byung-hun Lee was born in 1970 in Seoul, South Korea, and grew up in a wealthy family, thanks to his father, who was a successful businessman. He never dreamed of pursuing acting until a friend of his mother's suggested it. He auditioned for the KBS television network in 1991 and was accepted. His first project was a short lived TV series called "... See full bio »

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 2017 Single Rider (post-production)
Kang Jae-Hoon
 2016/I Master (completed)
President Jin
 2016 The Age of Shadows
Jung Chae-San
 2016 Misconduct
The Accountant (as Byung Hun Lee)
 2015 Inside Men
An Sang-gu
 2015 Memories of the Sword
 2012 Masquerade
Ha-seon / King Gwang-hae
 2010 The Influence
 2009 I Come with the Rain
Su Dongpo
 2007 Hero
 2006 Once in a Summer
Yun Suk-young
 2004 Three... Extremes
Director (segment "Cut")
 2004 Everybody Has a Little Secret
Choi Su-hyeon
 2002 Addicted
 2001 Bungee Jumping of Their Own
Seo In-woo
 1999 The Harmonium in My Memory
Kang Soo-ha
 1997 Lament
Park Jong-man
 1996 Kill the Love
 1995 Run Away
Lee, Dong-ho
 1995 Who Drives Me Mad?
Lee, Jong-du
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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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The more I act, the harder it gets, since I feel like I still have so much to learn. Whenever I embark on a new project, it always feels like the first time. If it were easy to me and I felt like I knew everything, my acting might have been different. I think the feeling of 'newness' keeps me on my toes and concentrated. See more »


BA at Hanyang University (French Literature major). MA at Graduate School of Chung-Ang University (major in Theater and Cinematography). See more »

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