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Lee Byung Hun


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July 12, 1970
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Lee Byung-hun was born July 12, 1970. He is an actor from Seoul, South Korea. The first time he was on TV was in 1991, on Asphalt My Hometown. Lee started getting recognition after his role in Bungee Jumping of Their Own. In addition to his movies he also is featured as the main character in the videogame Lost Planet: Extreme Condition. He is also a Buddhist and he is able to speak English, French, Mandarin, and Korean. Lee was featured in a lot of movies these include: Who Drives Me Mad?, Runaway, Kill the Love, Elegy of the Earth, The Harmonium in My Memory, Joint Security Area, Bungee Jumping of Their Own, Addicted, Everybody Has Secrets, Three Extremes, A Bittersweet Life, Once in a Summer, HERO, The Good, the Bad, the Weird, I Come with the Rain, and his latest movie G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra.

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Masquerade 2012 as King Gwanghaen & Beggar Ha-Sun (Movies)

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 2009 as Storm Shadow (Movies)

IRIS 2009 as Kim Hyun Joon (Korean Dramas)

A Bittersweet Life 2005 (Movies)

Everybody Has Secrets 2004 (Movies)

All In 2003 as Kim In Ha (Korean Dramas)

Beautiful Days 2001 (Korean Dramas)

Addicted 2001 (Movies)

JSA-Joint Security Area 2000 as Sgt. Lee Soo-hyeok (Movies)

Happy Together 1999 (Korean Dramas)

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The Many Faces Of Lee Byung-hun
TwitchFilm (blog) - Jul 3, 2015

From brutal villain to sensitive rogue to flawed hero, Lee Byung-hun has been in many of the greatest and most entertaining films coming out of Korea. So once again I'm going to use nine pictures of one of my favourite thespians to make a quiz. Click ...

Exclusive 'Terminator Genisys' clip: Lee Byung-hun discusses causing trouble ...
NME.com - Jun 24, 2015

... joined by Game Of Thrones actress Emilia Clarke, who takes on the role of Sarah Connor made famous by Linda Hamilton, as well as by Whiplash's JK Simmons, Jai Courtney, Jason Clarke, former Doctor Who star Matt Smith and G.I. Joe's Lee Byung-hun.

GLAM's Jiyeon Raps About Lee Byung Hun Scandal On 'Show Me the Money 4'
KDramaStars - Jun 27, 2015

On the June 26 premiere episode of Mnet's "Show Me the Money 4," former GLAM leader Jiyeon delivered a rap performance where she aired her frustrations about the Lee Byung Hun scandal. In September 2014, Lee began legal action against former ...

Will Lee Byung-hun promote 'Terminator 5' or shun the limelight?
The Korea Herald - Jun 12, 2015

Hollywood's fifth “Terminator” film is set for release in Korea this July and local media is wondering whether Korean actor Lee Byung-hun, who plays a supporting role, will actively promote the film or stay out of the public limelight. Lee received ...

Lee Min Jung Makes Her First Public Appearance Since Her Son's Birth
KDramaStars - Jun 25, 2015

September 2014: She returned from a two-week trip to Paris and headed straight for her parents' home rather than return to her marital home with Lee Byung Hun. She makes no public statement about the fact that two woman threatened to blackmail her ...

Lee Byung-hun's 'Memories of the Sword' set for August release
The Korea Herald - Jun 18, 2015

Actor Lee Byung-hun's new movie “Memories of the Sword” has been confirmed for an August release after months of delays. The movie, which was originally set for release last year, was delayed due to Lee being involved in a high-profile court case ...

South Korea Box Office: 'Terminator: Genisys' Debuts on Top
Hollywood Reporter - Jul 6, 2015

Distributed by Lotte Entertainment, Terminator: Genisys had long made headlines in Korea for starring one of its own, superstar Lee Byung-hun (The G.I. Joe films, Red 2). The successful debut of the latest Terminator film has pushed last week's topper ...

Sex-chat scandal actor returns
Korea Times - Jun 29, 2015

With his latest two movies opening in July and August, actor Lee Byung-hun will have to face Korean fans who were disappointed by his involvement in last year's sex-chat scandal. The movies are Hollywood sci-fi action blockbuster "Terminator: Genisys ...

Korea Box Office: Lotte's 'Terminator' Heads Slow Weekend
Variety - Jul 7, 2015

BUSAN — Opening on Thursday, “Terminator Genisys” earned $11.1 million from 1.49 million admissions over four days. Giving prominent billing to Korean actor Lee Byung-hun, the fifth instalment of the Terminator franchise is the first Paramount title ...

25 Best Modern Exploitation Movies
RollingStone.com - Jul 6, 2015

The story is basic: A lawman (Terminator Genisys' Lee Byung-hun) goes after the psychopath (Oldboy's Choi Min-sik) who murdered his pregnant wife. They each take turns playing the cat and mouse of the equation, while the movie compellingly asks: How ...

The "Terminator" is back to conquer charts
Yahoo Singapore News - Jul 7, 2015

Though director Alan Taylor and the cast, including Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, Jai Courtney, Lee Byung-hun and more, probably aren't too devastated as the movie proves to be packing more punch abroad, having so far made a worldwide gross of ...

Lee Byung Hun and Lee Min Jung Move Into The Mansion Owned By Jang ...
KDramaStars - May 19, 2015

The Seoul location will make it easier for Lee Byung Hun to return home to visit his family. During the last year Lee Byung Hun has spent much of his time in the U.S., where he is working on several films. The sci-fi film 'Terminator Genysis" will be ...

Lee Byung Hun And Lee Min Jung Have A Beautiful New Home
KDramaStars - May 25, 2015

Lee Byung Hun is one of few Korean actors who has successfully transitioned to acting in Hollywood productions. He stars as T-1000 in the upcoming science fiction release "Terminator Genisys" and the pre-production film, "The Magnificent Seven."

Friday Features: 'Terminator Genisys"
WFAA - Jul 4, 2015

Aside from Jason Clarke, Emilia Clarke, Courtney, and Schwarzenegger, there are a variety of new faces, including J.K. Simmons, Lee Byung-hun, Matt Smith, Dayo Okeniyi, and more. Jason Clarke and Courtney have proven they can handle an action role, ...

Lee Byung-hun and maybe Jason Momoa join the Magnificent Seven remake
A.V. Club Milwaukee - May 5, 2015

As reported by Deadline, South Korean actor Lee Byung-hun has joined Antoine Fuqua's remake of The Magnificent Seven. Lee is probably best known in the U.S. for playing Storm Shadow in the live-action G.I. Joe movies, but in a few months he'll probably ...

Lee Byung Hun to star in 'Rush Hour 4' and 'Face/Off 2' with Diddy--sort of...
allkpop - Apr 27, 2015

Be Funny Studios and Funny or Die released a hilarious (fake) movie trailer on April 27 starring Diddy and Lee Byung Hun that parodies not one, but two movies as a trailer for sequels that do not exist yet: 'Rush Hour 4' and 'Face/Off 2.' The surprise ...

The Lee Byung Hun Blackmail Case Ends With Prison Sentences And The ...
KDramaStars - Jan 16, 2015

Whether the publicity surrounding the attempted blackmail of Lee Byung Hun will damage his career or harm his marriage remains to be seen. But the blackmail attempt has already resulted in prison sentences for both the convicted blackmailers and the ...

Five Must-See Summer Movies Starring Korean Actors
KDramaStars - Jun 26, 2015

(Photo : Paramount Pictures ). Lee Byung Hun is starring in two of the hottest movies of summer 2015. He is part of the stellar ensemble cast of the upcoming action film, "Terminator Genisys" and leads the visually stunning period film, "Memories of ...

Lee Byung Hun And Lee Min Jung Return To Korea
KDramaStars - Feb 26, 2015

After months of living in Los Angeles, actors Lee Byung Hun and Lee Min Jung have returned to Korea. He was in Los Angeles to work on the film "Terminator Genysis" and to further talks with Hollywood producers about starring in an upcoming film with ...

Lee Min Jung And Lee Byung Hun Have A Baby Boy
KDramaStars - Mar 31, 2015

Lee Byung Hun was the victim of a blackmail attempt in 2014 that ended in March 2015 with a suspended sentence for his blackmailers. While he was the victim in the case, his behavior prior to the blackmail attempt generated negative publicity. Lee Min ...

Lee Min Jung And Lee Byung Hun Name Their Little Boy
KDramaStars - Apr 9, 2015

Lee Byung Hun and Lee Min Jung, who have been called Korea's Power Couple, married at a star-studded ceremony in 2013. The actor spent a few months in the U.S. during 2014 fulfilling various work obligations and participating in discussions with ...

'Magic Mike XXL' Edges Out 'Terminator Genisys' For No.1 Spot At The Box Office
Venture Capital Post - Jul 3, 2015

... Adam Rodriguez, Donald Glover, Elizabeth Banks, Jada Pinkett Smith and Michael Strahan, alongside Tatum. "Terminator Genisys", on the other hand, features Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, Jai Courtney, Lee Byung-Hun, J.K Simmons, and Douglas Smith.

Dispatch Releases Texts Allegedly Exchanged Between Lee Byung Hun And ...
KDramaStars - Jan 5, 2015

The Korean media outlet Dispatch has revealed text messages that were allegedly exchanged between Lee Byung Hun and model Lee Ji Yeon, one of the two women recently convicted of blackmailing him. The text messages imply more than a casual ...

Lee Byung Hun's close aide updates on the couple and comments on their baby ...
allkpop - Apr 14, 2015

The aide told the media outlet, "Recently, through Lee Byung Hun's invitation, I visited Lee Min Jung's postnatal care center located in Gangnam, Seoul to meet up with Lee Byung Hun, Lee Min Jung, and their son, Jun Hoo. Even after giving birth, Lee ...



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