Meet The Beautiful Actress Lee Yoo-young
Born on December 8, 1989, Lee Yoo-young makes her debut as an actress in 2012 with a small screen project, a short movie called A Flower Does not Wilt. Then, in 2014, she gets a chance to play the leading role, namely the heroine Lee Min-kyung, in the film Late Spring. The movie got good reviews and brought her recognition and widespread honor on the 14 Milan International Film Festival, where she won the award Best Actress. Two years later, she was involved in the drama production titled Yourself and Yours. In December 2016, it was confirmed that Lee Yoo-young is dating Kim Joo-hyuk.
This year she has already played in four films, amazing right? I’ll give you a hint for one of her movies, the title is The Soulmate and has already been released on September 26. Here are the names of some of the cast members: Ma Dong-seok, Kim Young-kwang, and Lee Yoo-young who played the role of Hyeon Ji. She has also been cast to play in another film titled Diva that will be released next year.
Today we will talk about Lee Yoo-young’s appearance on the most popular variety show in Korea, Running Man. Let’s check it out below!
Her Appearance on Running Man?
On October 30, 2017, Lee Yoo-young was filming for the famous reality show Running Man that was located in Busan. But while filming was still going on, she got news that her boyfriend Kim Joo-hyuk was involved in a car accident in Seoul. When Lee Yoo-young heard the news she was really shocked and worried and decided to head back to Seoul, after getting permission from the staff. Because of the news, the filming of Running Man had to be suspended.
Sadly, her boyfriend Kim Joo-hyuk passed away as a result of the injuries suffered in the accident. There are many rumors claiming that before the accident he got a myocardial infarction (more commonly known as heart attack). But after an autopsy was conducted, it was found that the cause of death was a fatal head injury.
On October 31, 2017, Kim Joo-hyuk’s funeral was being held at the Asan Medical Center funeral hall in Seoul. Many celebrities attended the funeral service, of course, Lee Yoo-young, and the Running Man cast as well. Members from 2 Days 1 Night’s cast also came to the funeral hall; Deffcon was spotted sobbing while entering the hall.
Kim Jong-kook, Yoo Jae-suk, and Song Ji-hyo also went to the Asan Medical Center Funeral Hall, Seoul on October 31, 2017. Here is the video that shows the event.