Get To Know Charismatic Female Comedian Lee Young-ja: Profile, Career, Daesang Award, And More

Award Achievements
Year Award Category Program Nomination
1993 29th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Variety Performer – Female
1996 23rd Korean Broadcasting Awards Comedian Award
3rd Korean Entertainment Arts Awards Comedian Award
2010 SBS Entertainment Awards SBS 20th Anniversary Entertainment 10 Star Award
2011 10th KBS Entertainment Awards Top Excellence Award (Variety)
2012 11th KBS Entertainment Awards Top Excellence Award (Variety) Hello Counselor, Invincible Youth Season 2
2014 Asia Rainbow TV Awards Best Entertainment Host Hello Counselor
2015 51st Baeksang Arts Awards Best Variety Performer – Female
2016 tvN10 Awards Perfect Attendance Award in Variety Live Talk Show Taxi
Best MC
15th KBS Entertainment Awards Top Excellence Award (Talk Show) Hello Counselor
2018 16th KBS Entertainment Awards Grand Prize
18th MBC Entertainment Awards Omniscient Interfering View
Entertainer of the Year Award
Best Couple Award
2019 55th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Variety Performer – Female


Latest News

On March 3rd, 2020, Lee Young-ja donated 50 Million KRW to areas across Korea to prevent the spread of coronavirus. She said that the donation was used for all the Daegu citizens that were severely affected by the spread of the disease. Lee Young-ja is among the leading female celebrities that frequently donate part of their income to help other people and help the country. She donated around 20 million KRW to the people affected by the forest fire in Gangwon Province. According to the news, she and her manager donated all the fees for her commercial to alleviate health problems of young children and senior citizens.

Lee Young-ja is challenging herself to be TV host Jeon Hyun-mu’s personal manager on the latest episode of MBC’s Omniscient Interfering View. As a special episode to commemorate the 100th episode, she must manage the day-to-day activities of the busy TV personality. Though they know each other very well, she is also curious about his real personality. Jeon Hyun-mu surprised Lee Young-ja, his one-day-manager by giving her a beautiful bouquet. The episode was broadcast on April 11, 2020.

That was all the information about the funny comedienne and TV host, Lee Young-ja. Her blunt and sassy character brings laughter and fun to all of her TV variety programs. Don’t forget to share your thoughts and opinions about her in the comment section below!