Profile of Actress Lee Mi-yeon

Lee Mi-yeon: Filmography and Awards

Over the more than 25 years of her career, Lee Mi-yeon has played so many roles. She’s portrayed characters from innocent young ladies to mothers. It proves that her skill in acting can not be questioned. She even participated in theater play and released songs.

Here is a complete list of all Lee Mi-yeon’s television dramas, variety shows, songs, theater shows, music video appearances, movies, and awards!


Year Title Role
1989 Happiness Does Not Come In Grades Lee Eun-joo
1990 Well, Let’s Look at the Sky Sometimes Hye-joo
1991 Autumn Journey So-yeon
Do You Like Afternoons After the Rain? Eun-chae
1992 Snow Flower Yoo Da-mi
1993 I Will Survive Sug-young
1995 Go Alone Like Musso’s Horn Young-sun
1997 No. 3 Hyun-ji
Motel Cactus Min Hee-soo
1998 Whispering Corridors Hur Eun-young
1999 The Harmonium in My Memory Yang Eun-hee
2000 Love Bakery Lee Hae-sook
Pisces Ae-ryun
2001 Indian Summer Lee Shin-young
The Last Witness Son Ji-hye
2002 Fun Movie Actress at the airport (cameo)
Addicted Heo Eun-soo
2005 Typhoon Choi Myeong-ju
2007 Love Exposure Seo Jeong-wan
2012 A Company Man Yoo Mi-yeon
2016 Like for Likes

Television Series

Year Title Role Network
1988 Joy of Love KBS1
1990 Tree Blooming with Love KBS1
Freezing Point KBS2
1991 West Wind KBS2
A Wall KBS1
1992 Wind in the Forest Ji Yoon-hee KBS2
Outside the Window,
the Sun Shone
Choi Yoo-mi MBC
1993 The Ways of Love Yoo Mi-ri MBC
1994 Bird, Bird, Blue Bird MBC
Three Men, Three Women Oh Soon-jung SBS
우리가 여자에게 원하는 것은 SBS
1996 Why Not Divorce Seo Hee-jae MBC
1999 Love Story: Open Ended Ji-yeon SBS
2001 Empress Myeongseong Empress Myeongseong KBS2
2007 Crazy in Love Seo Jin-young SBS
2010 The Great Merchant Kim Man-deok KBS1
2015 Reply 1988 older Sung Deok-sun tvN

Variety Shows

Year Title Network Notes
1990 River Music Festival MBC Host
1992-1993 Saturday Saturday Is Fun MBC Host
2013-2014 Sisters Over Flowers tvN Cast member

Music Videos

Year Song Title Artist
2000 “To the Next Person” Jo Sung-mo
2001 “If I Leave” Sumi Jo
2007 “I Love You Even Though I Hate You” Davichi


Year Title Role
1991 Faust Gretchen


Year Title Notes
1990 90 Love Story
2001 Lee Mi-yeon’s Sonata Compilation album

Awards and Nominations

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
1987 Miss Lotte Pageant 1위 N/A Won
1990 26th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress (Film) Happiness Does Not Come In Grades Won
28th Grand Bell Awards Best New Actress Nominated
10th Korean Association of Film Critics Awards Won
KBS Drama Awards Won
1993 31st Grand Bell Awards Best Supporting Actress Snow Flower Won
1999 36th Grand Bell Awards Whispering Corridors Won
20th Blue Dragon Film Awards The Harmonium in My Memory Won
2000 37th Grand Bell Awards Nominated
21st Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Actress Pisces Won
3rd Director’s Cut Awards Won
2001 38th Grand Bell Awards Nominated
22nd Blue Dragon Film Awards Indian Summer Nominated
Popular Star Award Won
KBS Drama Awards Top Excellence Award, Actress Empress Myeongseong Won
2002 38th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Actress (TV) Nominated
Savings Day Presidential Commendation N/A Won
23rd Blue Dragon Film Awards Best Actress Addicted Nominated
2003 40th Grand Bell Awards Won
2004 41st Grand Bell Awards Best Dressed N/A Won
2006 20th Golden Cinematography Awards Special Jury Prize Typhoon Won
2007 3rd Andre Kim Best Star Awards Female Star Award N/A Won
SBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama Crazy in Love Nominated
2008 16th Chunsa Film Art Awards Best Actress Love Exposure Won
2010 3rd Korea Drama Awards The Great Merchant Nominated
KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama Nominated