Everything You Need to Know About the King of Ballads, Lee Seung-gi

Filmography

Movies

Even though Lee Seung-gi is better known as a singer, he has also starred in several movies. He even plays as the lead role, pretty impressive, huh? Want to know which movies he is in? Then, check out this list below of all his movies!

Love Forecast (Oneului Yeonae) | 2015

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This movie directed by Park Jin-Pyo was released on January 15, 2015, in South Korea. In this romantic comedy movie, Lee Seung-gi plays the lead role as a man named Joon-soo. This movie tells the story of Joon-soo, a nice guy who always does his best to treat his loved ones but sadly, somehow, he always gets dumped. But, his life changes when he meets Hyun-Woo, a beautiful weather forecaster who acts excessively and talks in a tough manner.

The Princess and the Matchmaker (Goonghab) | 2018

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In this movie, Lee Seung-gi also plays as the lead role named Seo Do-yoon, a fortune teller who interprets marital harmony signs. He is selected to read the marital harmony signs between Princess Songhwa and the 4 men on her husband list. The romance comedy movie was released on February 28, 2018, in South Korea and was directed by Hong Chang-Pyo and written by Lee So-Mi.

Drama List

He has not only starred in movies but has also played plenty of various roles on South Korean television series. Want to know which drama series he is in? Then, check out the list below of all his drama series since 2004!

Year Title Role TV Network
2004-2005 Nonstop 5 Lee Seung-gi (Guest appearance) MBC
2006 The Infamous Chil Sisters Hwang Tae-ja KBS
2009 Brilliant Legacy Sun-woo Hwan SBS
2010 My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox Cha Dae-woong SBS
2011 The Greatest Love Himself (Cameo on episode 9) MBC
2012 The King 2 Hearts Lee Jae-ha MBC
2013 Gu Family Book Choi Kang-chi MBC
2014 You’re All Surrounded Eun Dae-gu/Kim Ji-yong SBS
2015 The Producers Himself KBS2
2017-2018 A Korean Odyssey Son Oh-gong tvN
2019 Vagabond Cha Gun SBS

Variety Shows

Not only a singer and actor, he is also known as a great entertainer! See the list below of all his appearances on South Korean variety shows. Check it out!

Year Title Role Network
2007-2012 1 Night 2 Days Cast member KBS
2009-2012 Strong Heart MC SBS
2012 The Romantic Narrator tvN
2013 Sisters over Flowers Cast member tvN
Insects, Great Instinct Narrator MBC
2015 New Journey to the West Cast member tvN
2018 All the Butlers Cast member SBS
Produce 48 MC Mnet

Awards and Nominations

Lee Seung-gi is already so well known by the public as not just a singer but also as an actor, and that is why up until now he has achieved so many prestigious awards and nominations. Check out the lists below of all of Lee Seung-gi’s awards and nominations since 2004!

Music Awards

Year Award Category Song Result
2004 M.net KM Music Festival Best New Male Artist Because You’re My Girl Won
15th Seoul Music Awards Best Newcomer Won
SBS Music Awards Best Newcomer Won
MBC Best 10 Singers Music Festival Best Newcomer Won
MBC Entertainment Awards Special Singer Award Won
2006 M.net KM Music Festival Best Ballad Performance Words That Are Hard To Say Won
SBS Music Awards Bonsang Award Won
Korea Best Dresser Awards Singer Award N/A Won
2007 M.net KM Music Festival Best Male Artist White Lie Won
2008 Korea Entertainment Arts Awards Best Male Singer (Ballad) N/A Won
2009 Golden Disk Awards Digital Single Bonsang Award Will You Marry Me Won
2010 Golden Disk Awards Digital Single Bonsang Award Love Taught Me To Drink Won
MelOn Music Awards Top 10 Artists Award Losing My Mind Won
Special OST My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox Award Won
2011 8th Asia Song Festival Korea’s Representative Best Singer of Asia Award N/A Won
2012 21st Seoul Music Awards Popularity Award Aren’t We Friends Won
Bonsang Award Won
1st Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards Singer of the Year Award (#1 in October 2011) Time for Love Won
2013 22nd Seoul Music Awards Popularity Award Return Won
Bonsang Award Won
2nd Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards Singer of the Year Award (#1 in December 2012) Won
Mnet Asian Music Awards Best Vocal Performance – Male Won

Film and Television Awards

Year Award Category Nominated Work Result
2008 KBS Entertainment Awards Popularity Award 1 Night 2 Days Won
2009 SBS Entertainment Awards Netizens’ Popularity Award Strong Heart Won
Mnet 20’s Choice Awards Hot Male Drama Star Brilliant Legacy Won
SBS Drama Awards Excellence in Acting (Special Planning Drama) Won
Best Couple Award (with Han Hyo-joo) Won
Top 10 Stars Award Won
2010 46th Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actor (TV category) Won
Best New Actor (TV) Nominated
Seoul International Drama Awards People’s Choice Popular Actor Won
KBS Entertainment Awards Top Excellence MC Award (Show/Entertainment Division) 1 Night 2 Days Won
SBS Entertainment Awards Netizens’ Popularity Award Strong Heart Won
Top Excellence MC Award Won
SBS Drama Awards Best Couple (with Shin Min-a) My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox Won
Top 10 Stars Award Won
Excellence in Acting (Drama Special) Won
2011 KBS Entertainment Awards Grand Award (with 1 Night 2 Days team) 1 Night 2 Days Won
SBS Entertainment Awards Netizens’ Popularity Award Strong Heart Won
Top Excellence MC Award (Talk Show Division) Won
2012 6th Mnet 20’s Choice Awards 20’s Drama Actor The King 2 Hearts Nominated
7th Seoul International Drama Awards Outstanding Korean Actor Nominated
MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries Nominated
Best Couple Award (with Ha Ji-won) Nominated
2013 7th Mnet 20’s Choice Awards 20’s Drama Star – Male Gu Family Book Nominated
6th Korea Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, actor Nominated
2nd APAN Star Awards Excellence Award, actor Nominated
MBC Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries Won
Popularity Award Won
Best Couple Award (with Suzy) Won
2014 50th Baeksang Arts Awards Most Popular Actor (TV) Nominated
3rd Asia Rainbow TV Awards Outstanding Leading Actor Won
7th Korea Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, actor You’re All Surrounded Nominated
SBS Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Drama Special Nominated
Netizen Popularity Award Nominated
Best Couple Award (with Go Ara) Nominated
2015 Korean Film Actors’ Guild Awards Popularity Award Love Forecast Won
2017 2nd Asia Artist Awards Best Welcome Award N/A Won

Other Awards

Year Award Category
2009 Korea Advertiser Awards Model of the Year
2010 Korea Advertiser Awards Model of the Year
Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism Hallyu Merit Award
2011 Savings’ Day President Citation
2014 5th Korean Popular Culture and Arts Award Minister of Culture, Sports, and Tourism Commendation