All About Lee Hyun-woo: Full Profile and ‘Running Man’ Appearances

The Handsome Korean Actor Lee Hyun-woo

If you hear the name of Lee Hyun Woo, surely we will remember of his hits movie in 2013 “Secretly, Greatly”. Oppa who really loves ballad songs from the famous boyband from SM Entertainment, Big Bang, was born on March 23rd 1993 and begin his first debut when he was 9 years old as a child actor. He also appeared on television series called “The Return of Iljimae” and “Queen Seondeok” on 2009. Beside of his awesome acting skill, surprisingly on 2011, he and K-Pop singer, Yoon Doo Joon, became a host for one of the famous South Korea music program that was being aired in cable channel jTBC. Hyun Woo Oppa also has became a model of IU’s model music video for one of her songs, “You and I”.

Whoa… Do you guys realize that the guy who appeared on that music video was Lee Hyun Woo?

This Oppa who has B blood type is one of South Korean actors who has many fans. Beside of his cute, adorable and pure face appearance that will make the audiences scream, his acting skill cannot be doubted if we see him on his Korean drama or TV show that he starred in. But, the saddest part from adoring Korean Entertainment especially the actors is there will be a time that we cannot see our favorite actors not being shown on television anymore. It’s not because they quit or other big problems, but it’s because they have to do mandatory military service for their country, South Korea, for some of years. And sadly, this time is Lee Hyun Woo’s turn. On February 9th 2018, he started his military service as an active duty soldier. Wow… we have to be more patient to wait for him.

But don’t worry! We can see him by watching his previous dramas or shows, right?

Lee Hyun Woo’s appearance on Running Man

As we know, Lee Hyun Woo is a really familiar name in audiences’ ear as a Korean Entertainment lovers. Many of his dramas and shows made his name, Lee Hyun Woo, became more famous in audience. Not only in South Korea, but all over the world including Indonesia! And who knows that he actually became a guest on the most popular South Korean variety show, Running Man on 2014!

Who doesn’t know about Running Man? Running Man is a variety show and one of the forming part of SBS’s Good Sunday lineup. The show was first aired in 2010. Running Man was also a kind of reality-variety show that focus on giving games and inviting many famous Korean Celebrities. And as we know, five of Running Man’s permanent cast are Lee Kwang Soo, Song Ji Hyo, Kim Jong Kook, and Ji Suk Jin.

This time, Running Man has hundreds of episodes starring many South Korean celebrities. Hyun Woo Oppa also became one of the guests in Running Man show with Kim Soo Hyun on episode 147. Episode 147 was on of the most favorite episodes of Running Man for the audiences, especially for Hyun Woo Oppa’s fans. And the theme of this episode was “Flower Boys Athletic Tournament”. This episode was Lee Hyun Woo’s first episode playing in Running Man.

As we always know, on Running Man, there will be allocating teams for the guest stars. And this episode, there were 3 teams, which are the Blue Team (Yoo Jae Suk, Lee Kwang Soo, and Kim Soo Hyun), the Red Team (Kim Jong Kook and Lee Hyun Woo), and the last was Green Team (Ji Suk Jin, Kang Gary, and Song Ji Hyo). The teams had to finish all the challenges that had been given and will get an award as “Flower Boys”. So, the first challenge was going to the field that had been surrounded by acupuncture carpet and also each team had to do the relay race on the acupuncture carpet in 1 minute!

Sounds hurting, doesn’t it?