Here Is Lee Sun-kyun’s Full Profile! From Drama to Chemistry with IU

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Here is Actor Lee Sun-kyun, “The Voice” of South Korea

Lee Sun-kyun is a 43 years old South Korean actor. He was a musical actor before, but then started in the world of onscreen acting. At first, he only played minor or supporting roles, before he finally agreed to act as a lead actor in Drama City and Best Theater.

Later on, he acted on the big screen for the movie Panju, which led him to an award from the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival. He is also known as “The Voice”, a nickname given by fans, because of his distinctive deep voice.

Lee Sun-Kyun Profile

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Name              : Lee Sun-kyun (이선균)

Birthplace        : South Korea

Birthdate         : March 2, 1975

Height             : 180 cm

Weight            : 70 kg

Blood Type      : A

Education        : Korean National University of Arts

Family            : Jun Hye Jin (spouse), Lee Rook and Lee Roon (sons)

Agency           : Hodu&U Entertainment

Daum Cafe     : leesunkyun

Cyworld         : Lee Sun-kyun’s Cyworld

Lee Sun-kyun’s Acting Career

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After he graduated from Korean National University of Arts in 1994, he made his acting debut in 2001 as Brad Majors in the stage musical The Rocky Horror Show. Through musicals, he got famous for his voice, as fans called him “The Voice”, though he doesn’t really consider himself as a singer.

For a few years, he only got to play minor or supporting roles, until 2007 when he received his first hit with the medical drama White Tower and the highly popular romantic series Coffee Shop. Despite his fame, he still chose a minor roles, until his wife asked him about choosing roles with more screen time. That was what made him chose the chef role in Pasta.

Here are the list of his movies and dramas:


Year Title Role Network
2002 Lovers Lee Sun-kyun MBC
2004 Drama City “Semi-transparent” Dong-soo KBS2
2005 Loveholic Kim Tae-hyun KBS2
MBC Best Theater “Taereung National Village” Lee Dong-kyung MBC
2006 Fugitive Lee Doo-yong Noh Cheol-ki KBS2
2007 White Tower Choi Do-young MBC
Coffee Shop Choi Han-sung MBC
2008 My Sweet Seoul Kim Young-soo SBS
2009 Trioe Jo Hae-yoon MBC
2010 Pasta Choi Hyun-wook MBC
Drama Special “Our Slightly Risque Relationship” Ki Dong-chan KBS2
2012 Golden Time Lee Min-woo MBC
2013 Miss Korea Kim Hyung-joon MBC
2016 Listen to Love Do Hyun-woo JTBC
2018 My Mister Park Dong-hoon tvN



Year Title Role
2000 Psycho Drama Park Dong-woo
2002 Make it Big Woo Jung-chul
Surprise Party the real Kim Jung-woo
A Perfect Match Doctor
Boss X-file Gangster
2003 Scent of Love Doctor Shin
Show Show Show Sang-chul
2004 Hitchhiking Man
My Mother, the Mermaid Do-hyeon
R-Point Sergeant Park
2006 The Customer is Always Right Lee Jang-gil
A Cruel Attendance Cheon Man-ho
2007 Our Town Jae-shin
2008 Night and Day Yoon Kyeong-soo
Sa-kwa Min-seok
Romantic Island Kang Jae-hyuk
2009 Lost in The Muntains Myeong-woo
Paju Kim Joong-shik
2010 Oki’s Movie Nam Jin-gu
Petty Romance Jaeong-bae
2011 Officer of The Year Jung Eui-chan
2012 Helpless Jan Mun-ho
All About My Wife Lee Doo-hyun
2013 Nobody’s Daughter Hawon Lee Seong-joon
Our Sunhi Mun-su
2014 A Hard Day Ko Gun-su
2015 The Advocate: A Missing Body Byeon Ho-sung
2017 The King’s Case Note Yejong of Joseon
Man of Will Go Jong
A Special Lady Im Sang-hoon
2019 Take Point Yoon Ji-eui


He also made some appearances in music videos. Check out him in these music videos!

SG Wannabe- Arirang

Yoon Gun- Between Over Time

E2RE- Deep Night Sad Song