Lee Joon-gi Biography

Published On Jan 31, 2017
Facts of Lee Joon-gi
Date of Birth: 1982 , April-17
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Song Joong-ki
Birth Name Lee Joon-gi
Nationality Korean
Birth Place/City Busan
Ethnicity Asian
Profession Actor,singerand model
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $5 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Light brown
Affair with Jeon Hye-bin
Girlfriend Song Hye-Kyo
Married Unknown
Education Sungkyunkwan University
Awards Grand Bell Award for Best New Actor, MORE
Movies King and the Clown, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, MORE
TV Show Descendants of the Sun
Face Color White
Music Group J Style, 1st Japan Album
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Lee Joon-gi grew up in Busan but later moved to Seoul with a dream to work in the entertainment industry rather than getting into college. For the next couple of years, Lee worked at various part-time jobs and then he attended the Seoul Institute of the Arts but was not able to graduate from there because of his poor studies. After that, Lee began his career as a model and had minor roles in Korean dramas until he appeared as Gong-gil in "The King and the Clown" in 2005. After this film debut, Lee was offered various Korean dramas including a supporting role in "My Girl" in which he gave a very impressive performance.

Lee Joon-gi is currently at the age of 34. Regarding his ethnicity and nationality, he is a white Korean actor and model from South Korea. It was the rumor that Lee Joon-gi has an affair with his girlfriend UI, a famous Korean actress but in an interview, they explained that they are just a former co-workers. Moreover, Lee has also not expressed his thoughts about married life to his fans. Lee earns his salary from his acting career as well as from various brands and televisions for which he worked in the televisions, which adds up to his recent net worth of $70 million U.S. dollars at the present time.

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Born in Busan, South Korea

April 17 , 1982

 Lee Joon-gi, a South Korean actor, singer as well as a model, best known for his roles in the Korean film "The King and the Clown" and drama "My Girl", was born on 17 April 1982, in Busan located in the South Korea.He grew up in Busan and later moved to Seoul.

Debuted as Model

2001

Lee Joon-gi moved to Seoul with a dream to work in the entertainment industry rather than getting into college. There he began his career as a model and after appearing as a model with the minor roles, finally he debuted as a model in 2001.

Appeared in "The King and Clown"

2005

Lee Joon-gi began his career as a model and had minor roles in Korean dramas until he appeared as Gong-gil in "The King and the Clown" in 2005. The film was the debut and gave him fame so that he became well-known in all over the world.

Appeared in "My Girl"

December 14 , 2005

After this film debut, Lee was offered for various Korean dramas including a supporting role in "My Girl" in which he gave a very impressive performance. It was a popular Korean television series which was first released on 14 December 2005 and ends on 2 February 2006.

Enlisted in the Republic of Korea Army

May 3 , 2010

Moreover, Lee Joon-gi also enlisted in the Republic of Korea Army to serve his mandatory military service on 3rd May of 2010. He first underwent five weeks of basic training at Nonsan military training camp and was later drafted into active duty.

Awarded the 2008 SBS Drama Awards

2008

Lee has also played the titular role in SBS's Iljimae, a period action drama based on Chinese folklore from the Ming dynasty. Lee later received the Top Excellence Award at the 2008 SBS Drama Awards. The drama was also aired in Japan on the channel TV Tokyo.

Appearance in “Resident Evil: The Final Chapter”

January 27 , 2017

Lee Joon-gi will give his appearance in the sixth and final installment of the Resident Evil series titled, “Resident Evil: The Final Chapter” which will premiere on December 23, 2016 in Japan and will be released internationally on January 27, 2017

Lee Joon-gi's Networth

2017

Lee Joon-gi earns his salary from his acting career as well as from various brands and televisions for which he worked in the televisions, which adds up to his recent net worth of $70 million U.S. dollars at the present time.