Get Closer to Korean Actor Lee Min-ki (Profile, Plastic Surgery, TV Shows, Wife, etc)

Lee Min-ki

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

Lee Min-ki

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

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! SarahBe Strong, Geum-soon!, Booyong of Mt. KyeryongTaereung National Villageand 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.

Year Title Role Network Notes
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

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.

Year Title
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
2011 Quick Han Ki-su
Spellbound Ma Jo-goo
2013 Very Ordinary Couple Lee Dong-hee
2014 Monster Tae-soo
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

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.

Year Song title
2004 “Hit’m”
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