Lee Jong-Suk Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Drama list, Upcoming Drama, Net Worth, Awards & Many More

By | July 4, 2022

Lee Jong-Suk is a famous South Korean Actor and Model. Lee Jong-Suk is also known by his stage name Giving angel. Lee is an actor and official model famous for his role in Romance Is a Bonus Book (2019), I Hear Your Voice (2013), and While You Were Sleeping (2017). Actor Lee Jong-Suk was born on 14 September 1989 in Yongin, South Korea in a middle-class family. He is the elder son of his father Lee Han-kyu and his mother Lui. Lee has appeared in several films and dramas such as Hot Young Bloods, No Breathing, and The Face Reader. Lee Jong-Suk was the youngest male model for Seoul Fashion Week. Lee made his acting debut in the year 2012.

Lee Jong-Suk was born in Yongin, South Korea. He has completed his graduation from the Kon Kuk University in Motion Pictures and Art. He begins his career at the age of 15. Lee begins his career with modeling. He was the winner of the Seoul Collection walkway in 2005. The contrast makes him the youngest male model at Seoul Fashion Week. Following the Seoul Collection walkway. He walked in several fashion shows like a model. Lee Jong-Suk signed a contract with a casting agency after his successful modeling shows. lee trained as an idol group member for three months. After three months lee quit after the agency broke its promise of debuting him as an actor

Lee was first time seen in the hit drama Secret Garden’ in a supporting role which help him to gain recognition. Later appeared in MBC’s sitcom High Kick Season 3 where he gained further popularity. He gains widespread popularity for his role in ‘School 2013’, a South Korean TV series. The tv series focuses on the problems faced by most Korean youths. The show was a grand success for lee. He has also received the ‘KBS Drama Award for Best Actor in Tv series ‘School 2013’. Lee Jong-Suk was ranked in fifth place according to a survey entitled ‘Actors Who Lit Up 2013’ by Gallup Korea. The title is one of the most recognized awards in Korea for the entertainment industry. Lee Jong-Suk followed his success of School in 2013. He appeared in the other Korean drama series I Can Hear Your Voice with Lee Bo-young, the sports film No Breathing, and The Face Reader.

In 2014 Lee become of the most famous and handsome actors in the Korean Drama series. He gains huge popularity with his acting skills and talent. In 2014 he starred in the teen romantic comedy Hot Young Bloods. Proceeds with medical drama Doctor Stranger in the same year. He appeared in a variety of Tv series such as The Hymn of Death, Romance Is a Bonus Book, While You Were Sleeping, and many more.

Lee has very presentable looks. He seems to be very active and delightful in his career field and is more worldly and realistic. He has a powerful personality both personally as well as professionally. Lee, in 2019 joined military service and was a public service worker. And due to his excellent duties, he was also awarded many prestigious awards.  

Name / stage nameLee Jong-suk
Nick Name Giving angel
Date of Birth 14 September 1989
Birth Place Yongin-si, South Korea
Age (2021)32 Years
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Profession Actor, Model
Known for (famous for)School 2013 (2012)
Nationality South Korean
Religion Christianity
Hometown Yongin-si, South Korea
AddressYongin-si, South Korea
HobbiesPlaying Chess
Year Active 2005-Present
Collage Motion Pictures and Art at Kon Kuk University
Debut 2005 by Ramp Walk
Hometown Yongin-si, South Korea
Ethnicity Asian

Lee Jong-Suk Career

  • Lee Jong-Suk is a famous South Korean Actor and Model.
  • Actor Lee Jong-Suk was born on 14 September 1989 in Yongin, South Korea to his father Lee Han-kyu and mother Lui.
  • Lee Jong-Suk started his career in 2005, He became the youngest male model to debut at the Seoul Collection walkway at the Seoul Collection program for Seoul Fashion Week.
  • In 2010, Lee made his official acting debut in the South Korean TV series Prosecutor Princess
  • In the same year, he made his big-screen debut in the horror movie Ghost.
  • In 2011, Lee Jong-Suk appeared in one of the hit dramas’ Secret Garden’ where he played a talented young composer which give him wide recognition in South Korea.
  • In the same year, lee appeared in MBC’s sitcom High Kick Season 3.
  • In 2012, Lee debuted in the film R2B: Return to Base.
  • Lee made his widespread recognition in 2013 with his role of a high school student in the teen drama School 2013.
  • In 2013, Lee was seen in the drama series I Can Hear Your Voice with Lee Bo-young.
  • In the same year, Lee starred in the sports film ‘No Breathing’ and had a supporting role in the box office hit The Face Reader.
  • In 2014, Lee starred in the teen romantic comedy Hot Young Bloods, playing a cheesy womanizer.
  • In the same year, Lee starred in the hit medical drama Doctor Stranger
  • Lee was also cast in his first Chinese drama entitled Jade Lovers alongside actress Zheng Shuang
  • In December 2015, Lee left his previous agency Wellmade Yedang and signed an exclusive contract with YG Entertainment on 10 May 2016
  • In 2016, lee made his comeback on the Korean small screen with MBC’s fantasy thriller W alongside Han Hyo-Joo
  • In the same year 2016, lee appeared in the web drama First Seven Kisses
  • In 2017, Lee starred in the crime film VIP, marking his first lead role as a villain
  • In 2018, Lee was cast in the three-episode drama The Hymn of Death,
  • In 2019, he starred in his first romantic comedy-drama Romance Is a Bonus Book alongside Lee Na-young.
Television Series List of Lee Jong Suk
  • School 2013 (2012)
  • I Can Hear Your Voice (2013)
  • Doctor Stranger (2014)
  • Pinocchio (2014)
  • W (2016)
  • While You Were Sleeping (2017)
  • The Hymn of Death (2018)
  • Romance Is a Bonus Book (2019)

Lee Jong-Suk Family 

Lee Jong Suk is a Korean actor and model. He was born on 14 September 1989 in Yongin, South Korea. Lee was born to his mother Lui and her father Kim Jong- Suk who used to work as a supermarket cashier. Lee Jong Suk is the elder child of his parents. He has a brother who is two years younger and his sister is four years younger.

When Lee Jong Suk was only 3 years old his father had injuries due to a significant accident, through which Lee had to go through a lot of traumas. But growing up in Seoul, his parents did not find any difficulty in raising him. He has two younger siblings as well. Due to his introverted nature, he was a quiet kind of person.   

Father Name Lee Han-kyu
Mother Name Lui
Brother Younger Brother
Sister Younger Sister (Name not Known )
Wife N/A

Lee Jong-Suk Relationship / Marital Status & Many More

Lee Jong Suk is a famous Korean actor and model. Lee is always on-trend in his relationship. As per the information, Lee is unmarried and was once in a relationship. The rumored Lee Jong Suk is dating Han Hyo Joo after they appeared in the drama W Two Worlds.

In a recent interview with ELLE Korea, actor Lee Jong Suk spoke about some very interesting thoughts regarding his love life. He spoke about his life and told in order to be prepared for marriage. Lee Jong Suk could attend cooking and massage lessons for his wife.

Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs / Girlfriend Kwon Nara (2019)
Park Shin-Hye 2015
Wife / Spouse N/A
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
Lee Jong-Suk with his rumored girlfriend Kwon Nara

Lee Jong-Suk Physical Stats 

Height In Centimeter –  cm 182
In Meter –  m 1.8
In feet & inches 6’0
WeightIn Kilogram-  Kgp 70
In Pounds –  lbs 154
Body Shape Slim
Shoe Size 8 uk
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Dark Brown

Lee Jong-Suk Education 

Lee Jong-Suk is a famous South Korean actor and model who mainly works in Television shows and series. He had completed his primary education at the local Private school and later attended Motion Pictures and Art at Kon Kuk University.

School N/A
Collage Motion Pictures and Art at Kon Kuk University
Educational Qualification Graduation
Kwon Ah-Yoon

Lee Jong-Suk Favourite 

Favourite  Actor N/A
Favourite Actress Lee Na Young
Favourite Song I will give you my all
Favourite Movie N/A
Favourite CuisineKorean food
Favourite Color Brown and blue
Favourite Sport football
Favourite Destination South Korea

Lee Jong-Suk Major Works and Recognition 

Lee, in 2010 made his acting debut in Korean Series Prosecutor Princess’. He started gaining popularity through his supporting role in the hit drama series’ Secret Garden’. 

He further gained popularity in his unique role in the TV series ‘School 2013’, which aired in 2012, and with this, he got his first acting award. Further after ‘School 2013’ success, he started another successful drama series named ‘I Can Hear Your Voice’. Through this series, due to his excellent performance, he received his next award, ‘The Korean Drama Award’. 

Lee also has a supporting co-star role in ‘Run to Base’- R2B in 2012. In 2014, he performed in the romantic comedy film ‘Hot Young Bloods’ and drama series called ‘Doctor Strange’ both the film and series were blockbuster hits and gave immense success to Lee.

After several regular hits, he again gained massive fame in his South Korean Drama series named ‘Pinocchio’, in which he gave a cameo role as an honest reporter. And this show again became a huge hit.

Among his most significant works, there is his South Korean thriller film VIP(2017). This movie brought little criticism due to extreme violence against women. And the director of this movie was Park Hoon-Jung. 

Lee Jong-Suk Net Worth 

Lee Jong-Suk begins his career in 2005 as a model. His net worth is to estimated to be $50 Million. His main source of income is from acting. As per some rumors, Lee charges $500k per episode for his acting. Lee is also known for his luxurious apartments, and bungalows and for donating to charities as he is one of the highest-paid actors in the K-industry. Also, he owns the dining cafe ’89 Mansion’.

Net Worth $50 Million
Salary $ 500k Doller
Income Source Acting, Modeling
Care Collection N/A

Lee Jong-Suk Awards and Achievements

Lee has been awarded many prestigious awards, mainly for his outstanding performances in the dramas ‘Pinocchio’ and Doctor Strange, a blockbuster.  

He won the SBS Drama Award and Style Icon Award for his character in ‘I can hear your voice throughout his career.’ 

Lee became the youngest actor to win the Best Actor Award at 27th Grimae Award. He also received Male Top Excellence Award at the 8th Korean Drama Awards, including the MBC drama award. 

Here is a list of all the awards received by Lee Jong-Suk

  • South Korean Superstar Selection Competition
  • SMART Model Contest
  • 4th Style Icon Awards
  • KBS Drama Awards
  • 6th Korea Drama Awards
  • 6th Style Icon Awards
  • 21st Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards
  • 2nd APAN Star Awards
  • SBS Drama Awards
  • 9th Asia Model Festival Awards
  • 27th Grimae Awards
  • SBS Drama Awards
  • 51st Baeksang Arts Awards
  • 2015 Korea Brand Stars
  • 8th Korea Drama Awards
  • 6th Korean Popular Culture & Arts Awards
  • MBC Drama Awards
  • SBS Drama Awards

Some Unknown facts about Lee Jong-Suk

  • He took part in a selection of actors at SBS TV station when he was in middle school.
  • He loves watching TV and pretending that he is in that Drama as a character.
  • He loves pets, adopted both cats and dogs, and even saved a stray cat in winter.
  • He also made his big-screen debut in the horror movie Ghost.
  • He is seen playing a villain (serial killer) for the first time in V.I.P. (2017) movie.
  • He knows taekwondo and how to play the piano.
  • He was the youngest male model in the Seoul Collection program.
  • He began his mandatory military service on March 8, 2019, and was discharged on January 2, 2021.
  • He was born in Yongin (Gyeonggi-do province), but begun to live on his own in Seoul since high school, after entering a performing arts school.
  • He is the eldest son. He has a brother who is 2 years younger than him and a sister who is 4 years younger than him.
  • He is scared of speaking in public.
  • He was part of the Korean male model—turned—actor
  • He was once a K-pop trainee
  • Eldest in the family
  • He already visited the Philippines
  • Rain and Kang Dong Wan as his role model
  • Graduated with flying colors
  • A coffee person
  • He’s friends with Dara
  • LJS and Kim woo bin: Best friends thru thick and thin

Lee Jong-Suk Social Media Profile

Lee Jong-Suk Instagram Profile


  • Who is Lee Jong-Suk’s wife?
  • As of now ,actor Lee Jong-Suk is unmarried and single.
  • Is Lee Jong-Suk Married?
  • No Lee Jong-Suk is unmarried.
  • Who is Lee Jong-Suk Girlfriend?
  • Once Lee Jong-Suk was in a relationship with Park Shin-Hye but the couple broke up in 2015.
  • How old is Lee Jong-Suk?
  • Lee Jong-suk is 32 years old.
  • What is Lee Jong-Suk’s net worth?
  • Lee Jong-suk had an estimated net worth is $ 6 Million Dollar
  • What is Lee Jong-Suk’s height?
  • Lee Jong-suk’s height is 1.65 meters.
  • What is Lee Jong-Suk’s eye color?
  • His eye color is brown

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