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Lee Young Ae

Facts of Lee Young Ae

Date of Birth: 1971 , January-31
Birth Nation: South Korea
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Kim Tae-hee
Birth Name Juliet AnnMarie Huddy
Nationality South Korean
Birth Place/City Miami Beach, Florida
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Fox News, WNYW-TV
Net Worth $16 million
Body Measurements 37-25-35
Weight in KG 49 kg
Married Not Yet
Married to Doug Barrett (m. 2009)
Children Not Yet
Divorce Doug Barrett (m. 2009)
Education Seoul National University (1999)
Awards SBS Drama Awards
Siblings Lee Wan, Kim Hee Won
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Black
Boyfriend Yong Pal
Movies Grand Prix
TV Show Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love

Quick Timeline of Lee Young Ae

1971 Born in Seoul, South Korea
1991 Began her acting career
1993 First television series, How's Your Husband?
1996 First feature film, I will do it
2003 Appeared in Jewel in the Palace
2009 Married to Jeong Ho-young
2011 Gave birth to twins
1997 Became NGO Goodwill Ambassador
1994 Won SBS Drama Awards
1996 Won MBC Drama Awards
2006 Won Cinemanila International Film Festival

Detail Timeline of Lee Young Ae

January 31 , 1971

Born in Seoul, South Korea

Cute and adorable Lee was born as Lee Young-Ae in Seoul, South Korea to Yoon Taehwi and Lee Chung Seok. She is South Korean and is of Korean descent. She is five feet and five inch tall and weights 48kg. 

1991

Began her acting career

She was interested in acting since she was child. Lee has been active in acting since 1991. That year, she made her television appearance as a TV model and went on appearing in several TV ads and commercials.

1993

First television series, How's Your Husband?

After appearing in several television commercials, she finally appeared on the television series in 1993. That year, she appeared on the TV series How's Your Husband?. In 1994, she appeared in Dash and then in 1995, she appeared on the series Asphalt Man.

1996

First feature film, I will do it

She made her movie debut in 1996 when she appeared in the movie, I will do it. She played her second movie in 1999 film, First Kiss. In 2000, she starred the role of Maj. Sophie E. Jean in the movie Joint Security Area.

2003

Appeared in Jewel in the Palace

She has been acting since 1991; she got popular only after appearing in the Korean historical drama Dae Jang Geum. She got her raise in fame only after she appeared in the drama series Jewel in the Palace.

August 24 , 2009

Married to Jeong Ho-young

On 24th of August 2009, Lee got married to Jeong Ho-young. Jeong Ho-young is a reputed Korean-American businessman. Jeong is 20 years older than her. They got married in USA. She also dated him for few years as her boyfriend.

February 20 , 2011

Gave birth to twins

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2011. After being married with love of her life, Jeong Ho-young, she gave birth to twins on 20th of February. That time, she welcomed a son and a daughter.

1997

Became NGO Goodwill Ambassador

Cute and adorable Lee is not only an actress but the active socialist. She is also kind in heart. In 1997, she became the NGO Goodwill Ambassador and went to Ethiopia. In 2004, she also became a Goodwill Ambassador of UNICEF.

1994

Won SBS Drama Awards

SBS Drama Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the Korean film industry and this award is mainly awarded by the Seoul Broadcasting System. In 1994, she was honored with this award for the first time in her life and she won this trophy for Best New Actress.

1996

Won MBC Drama Awards

She has been nominated in MBC Drama Awards for three different times in her life and she has also been honored with this award thrice. She was honored with this award for the first time in 1996 for Outstanding Actress. In 2002, she won this award twice.

2006

Won Cinemanila International Film Festival

In 2006, she got nominated in Grand Bell Awards, South Korea, Cinemanila International Film Festival and Baek Sang Art Awards. That year, she was honored from later two nominations. She won Cinemanila International Film Festival for International Competition.

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On 24th of August 2009, Lee got married to Jeong Ho-young. Jeong Ho-young is a reputed Korean-American businessman. Jeong is 20 years older than her. They got married in USA. She also dated him for few years as her boyfriend. In 2011, she welcomed twins a baby boy and girl. Besides this married life, she is not involved in extra marital affairs.

Lee has been active in acting since 1991. That year, she made her television appearance as a TV model and went on appearing in several TV ads and commercials. Finally in 1993, she appeared on the TV series How's Your Husband?. She made her movie debut in 1996 when she appeared in the movie, I will do it. However, she got her raise in fame only after she appeared in the drama series Jewel in the Palace. Her net worth is expected to be around $40 Million.