Lee Min-ki is an actor from South Korea who made his debut in 2004. He has starred in 13 dramas and 14 movies. He gained popularity through drama called Love Truly in 2006.
Lee began to work as a singer in 2008. He collaborated with Japanese Shibuya-kei artist FreeTEMPO. The song titled Power of Love was released digitally, and he also appeared in the music video.
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Lee Min-ki finished his mandatory military service in August 2016. He went to enlist quietly on August 7, 2014.
Lee Min-ki’s Profile
Name : Lee Min-ki (이민기)
Birth Place : Gimhae, South Gyeongsang-do, South Korea
Birth Date : January 16, 1985
Blood Type : A
Height : 183 cm or 6’0″
Weight : 68 kg or 150 lbs
Occupation : Actor, Model, Singer
Education :Konkuk University Film Arts
Daekyung University, Department of Modeling
Agency : Go_od MANAGEMENT
Official Account : Official site
List of Lee Min-ki’s Drama
Lee Min-ki has starred in 13 dramas since his debut in 2004. His first drama was the KBS2 Drama Special titled My Older Brother where he acted as Kang Min-ki. In 2005, he appeared on 5 dramas, Oh! Sarah, Be Strong, Geum-soon!, Booyong of Mt. Kyeryong, Taereung National Village, and Rainbow Romance. Taereung National Village was his first drama where he had a leading role. The story is about Min-ki, a judo martial artist, who never seems to have luck on his side. Bang Soo-ah, an expert archer, on the other hand, can claim to hold two gold medals already, but is still thirsty for further success.
In 2006, Lee was casted as lead role of Love Truly. He gained popularity because of his acting in that drama. In 2007, he acted as Kang Tae-bong on KBS2 Dal-ja’s Spring and played the part of Park Mu-yeol in KBS2’s Four Gold Chasers.
Lee Min-ki appeared as a guest on the Shut Up Flower Boy Band that was airing in 2012. He took a hiatus from dramas for five years while he was enlisted for two years from 2014 until 2016.
He made a comeback on the tVN romantic comedy drama Because This is My First Life where he acted as Nam Se-hee, who is a quirky computer designer who has bought an apartment and is in the process of paying off the mortgage. He would rather spend his days with his cat than getting married. However, he is in need of a housemate, as he plans to pay off his mortgage faster.
In 2018, Lee was appeared in a cameo along with his partner in a previous drama Jung So-min on the popular drama What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim. They played young Mi-so’s parents.
His upcoming drama is The Beauty Inside, that aired at JTBC this year.
|2004||My Older Brother||Kang Min-ki||KBS2||Drama Special|
|2005||Oh! Sarah||Kim Dong-kang|
|Be Strong, Geum-soon!||Noh Tae-hwan||MBC|
|Booyong of Mt. Kyeryong||Hyeong-soo||KBS2||Drama Special|
|Taereung National Village||Hong Min-ki||MBC|
|Rainbow Romance||Lee Min-ki|
|2006||Love Truly||Nam Bong-ki|
|2007||Dal-ja’s Spring||Kang Tae-bong||KBS2|
|Four Gold Chasers||Park Mu-yeol|
|2012||Shut Up Flower Boy Band||Joo Byung-hee||tvN||(Guest, episodes 1-2)|
|2017||Because This is My First Life||Nam Se-hee|
|2018||What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim||young Mi-so’s father||Cameo|
|The Beauty Inside||Seo Do-jae||JTBC|
List of Lee Min-ki’s Movies
Lee Min-ki has starred in 14 movies. His first appearance in movie was as a cameo in Riverbank Legends. In 2007, he appeared in A Good Day to Have an Affair.
In 2008, Lee has starred in 2 movies, he made a cameo for Humming, and acted as Lee Jung-hwan in Romantic Island. He appeared in 3 movies in 2009, Oishii Man, Tidal Wave, and A Million. In 2011, he acted as Han Ki-su in Quick and was acted as Ma Jo-goo in Spellbound.
Lee was a couple with Kim Min-hee for Very Ordinary Couple. The movie was a hit at the box office, with 1.8 million admissions in four weeks.
In 2014, he starred as Tae-soo in Monster. In the same year, he also starred in For the Emperor as Lee Hwan. In 2018, he made a special appearance in a movie called Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead that was airing in 2018.
|2006||Riverbank Legends||High school student #7 (cameo)|
|2007||A Good Day to Have an Affair|
|2008||Humming||Oh Chun-jae (cameo)|
|Romantic Island||Lee Jung-hwan|
|2009||Oishii Man||Kim Hyun-seok|
|Tidal Wave||Choi Hyeong-sik|
|A Million||Park Cheol-hee|
|2013||Very Ordinary Couple||Lee Dong-hee|
|For the Emperor||Lee Hwan|
|2015||Shoot Me in the Heart||Seung-min|
|2018||Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead||Special appearance|
Lee Min-ki’s Appearances in Music Videos
Lee Min-ki has appeared in 6 music videos since his debut. Lee made his debut as a model for MV in 2004. He appeared in the music video titled Hit’m. In 2005, he appeared in Soul Star’s Only One for Me MV. Two years later, he was chosen as the model of The Name’s After… The Break-up MV. He also appeared in The One’s My Girl MV.
In 2012, he appeared in Nell’s The Day Before MV, and a year later he also appeared in Ha So-hyeon’s I’m Sorry MV.
|2005||“Only One for Me”||Soul Star|
|2007||“After… The Break-up”||The Name feat. Choi Jin-yi|
|2008||“My Girl”||The One|
|2012||“The Day Before”||Nell|
|2013||“I’m Sorry”||Han So-hyeon|