All About “Welcome to Waikiki” Actor Lee Yi-kyung (Profile, Dating Life, Dramas, Movies, and TV Shows)

Lee Yi Kyung

Lee Yi-kyung made his acting debut in 2011. He first played small, supporting roles in television dramas such as My Love from a Star (2013). He also appeared in both independent and commercial films, especially Leesong He-il White Night (2012) and Kim Ki-duk One on One. Lee Yi-kyung became popular after appearing on the KBS drama School 2013.


Lee Yi Kyung

Name: Lee Yi-kyung
Hangul: 이이경
Birthdate: January 8, 1989 (age 29)
Birthplace: Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea
Education: Seoul Institute of the Arts – Acting
Occupation: Actor
Years Active: 2011–Present

Who Is Lee Yi-kyung Dating?

Le Yi Kyung-Jung In Sun

Good news came from Lee Yi-kyung and Jung In Sun- these two talented artists who are on the rise have just become a public conversation after rumors circulated of their closeness. Reportedly, they are in a relationship beyond just being colleagues. If we trace it back, here is the process of Lee Yi-kyung and Jung In Sun meeting, as far as fans know.

They Met in a Drama

Lee Yi Kyung-Jung In Sun

The drama Welcome to Wakiki, released on February 5, 2018, debuted with Lee Yi-kyung and Jung In Sun. Yi-kyung portrays a woman’s hilarious dream character, Lee Joon Ki, and In Sun acted as the single mother Yoon AhIn that drama, In Sun was paired up with Kim Jung Hyun, aka Dong Gu. Although not paired as lovers in the drama, it doesn’t reduce closeness of the two.


Lee Yi Kyung

As artists, of course they often meet. The similarity of their work doesn’t close the possibility of communicating with each other and also of dating. During the drama, both worked professionally and hid their relations from the public.

Confirmed as a Couple

Lee Yi Kyung-Jung In Sun

The story of Lee Yi-kyung and Jung In Sun ends sweetly in the real world. After meeting in the drama, right after releasing of the last episode, both officially announced that they were dating. It’s more of a surprise that they turned out to have been dating for a year, which means they became a couple long before the comedic drama Welcome to Wakiki started filming. Wow, congratulations to this couple!


Lee Yi Kyung

Here is the list of Lee Yi-kyung’s dramas and movies!

Drama Series 

  • Investigation Couple | Gumbeobnamnyeo (MBC / 2018) – Cha Soo-Ho
  • Suits (KBS2 / 2018) – Park Joon-Pyo
  • Welcome to Waikiki | Eulachacha Waikiki (JTBC / 2018) – Lee Joon-Ki
  • Hakuna Matata Pole Pole (TBA / 2017)
  • Go Back Couple | Gobaekbooboo (KBS2 / 2017) – Go Dok-Jae
  • Ruby Ruby Love (Naver TV Cast / 2017) – Na Ji-Suk
  • Secret Healer | Manyeobogam (JTBC / 2016) – Yo-Gwang
  • Descendants of the Sun | Taeyangui Hooye (KBS2 / 2016) – Kang Min-Jae
  • My First Time | Cheoeumiraseo (OnStyle / 2015) – Choi Hoon
  • The Superman Age | Choinsidae (tvN / 2015) – Yi-Kyung
  • More Than a Maid | Hanyeodeul (JTBC / 2014-2015) – Heo Yoon-Seo
  • Lovers of Music | Teuroteuui Yeonin (KBS2 / 2014) – Shin Hyo-Yeol
  • You’re All Surrounded | Neoheedeuleun Powidwaetda (SBS / 2014) – Shin Ki-Jae (Yoo Ae-Yeon’s son)
  • My Love from the Star | Byeoleseo On Namja (SBS / 2013-2014) – Lee Shin
  • The Blade and Petal | Kalgwa Kkot (KBS2 / 2013) – Tae-Pyeong
  • Nine: 9 Times Time Travel | Nain: Ahob beonui Shiganyeohaeng (tvN / 2013) – Han Young-Hoon (1992)
  • School 2013 | Hakgyo 5 (KBS2 / 2012-2013) – Lee Yi-Kyung (student)
  • Heartstrings | Neon Naege Banhaesseo (MBC / 2011) – Yun-Soo’s student
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  • The Pension (2018) – In-Ho
  • Wretches | Gwoemooldeul (2018) – Yang-Hoon
  • Baby Beside Me | Agiwa Na (2017) – Do-Il
  • Hakuna Matata Pole Pole (2017)
  • Confidential Assignment | Gongjo (2017) – Detective Lee
  • Curtain Call (2016) – Woo-Sik
  • The Pirates | Haejuk: Badaro Gan Sanjuk (2014) – Cham-Bok (pirate)
  • One on One | Ildaeil (2014) – Shadow 1
  • One Night and Two Days | Baekya (2012) – Tae-Joon

TV Movie

  • Drama Special: Bride in Sneakers | Wundonghwareul Sineun Sinbu (KBS2 / 2014) – Kyu-Chul