Lee Min Jung

이민정

Lee Min-jung( Hangul : 이민정; born 16 February 1982 in Seoul ) is a South Korean actress .

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  • by asianlook  -  July 9, 2014 04:42 PM

    Lee Min-jeong, "Lee Byeong-heon is an amazing husband"

    ActressLee Min-jeongshowed her love for husband and actor,Lee Byeong-Heon.She was interviewed on SBS "TV News At Night" and explained, "He's a great husband. I told him I had an interview today and he said to say a lot of good things about him. He told me not to say the bad things. I …

  • by gdulri  -  June 22, 2014 09:52 PM

    [ASKKPOP] Lee Min Jung experiments with bold makeup for ELLE pictorial

    Actress Lee Min Jung had a beauty pictorial with the Korean edition of 'Elle' magazine!For this photoshoot, Lee Min Jung had her makeup applied by celebrity make-up artistsKay Montano, who has previously worked withKeira KnightleyandNicole Kidmanamong many others. Lee Min Jung was a perfec…

  • by asianlook  -  June 4, 2014 05:09 PM

    [ASKKPOP] Song Ji Hyo and Kim Woo Bin chosen as the celebrities who would be the…

    Recently, a website for job seekers revealed the outcome of a survey that asked over a thousand men and women which male and female celebrity they thought would be the best employee.In the end, actressSong Ji Hyo, known for being on variety program 'Running Man,' and actorKim Woo Bincame out on top …

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 Lee Min Jung's Career

Lee Min-jung was a late starter in the world of Korean entertainment. Whereas most starlets launch their careers as teenagers, she debuted at 25 after graduating from Sungkyunkwan University with a degree in Theater.

After several years doing supporting roles, she became a household name in 2008 through her role as Ha Jae-kyung in the popular teenage seriesBoys Over Flowers, which then landed her her first leading role in the weekend dramaSmile, You. Her romantic comedyCyrano Agencywas the sleeper hit of 2010, and became the breakout film for the actress, who grabbed five best new actress awards in Korea and rose to stardom.

Commercials and endorsements flooded in for Lee,who gained a "goddess" label in the press.One of the challenges of her next filmWonderful Radiowas to strip her of that image.She successfully carried the film, with one review praising as "expertly swinging from girly ditz, through self-centered pop diva (with memorable temper tantrums), to serious singer-songwriter."Co-star Lee Jung-jin said her actual personality is similar to the character's -- "really upbeat and outgoing."

After playing a disillusioned fiancee to an ambitious fund manager inMidas,Lee returned to the romantic comedy genre in the body-swapping TV seriesBig.

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 Lee Min Jung's Personal life

Her maternal grandfather is famed artist Park No-soo, considered one of the Korean masters.

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 Lee Min Jung's Filmography

Television

Films

Music video appearances

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 Lee Min Jung's Discography

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 Lee Min Jung's Endorsements

  • Skin Food (2010)
  • Philadelphia Cream Cheese (2010)
  • Dove Shampoo (2010)
  • Kolon Sports (2010)
  • Chamisul Fresh (2010)
  • Acuvue Lens (2010)
  • Mind Bridge (2010)
  • GM Daewoo Matiz (2010)
  • SCINIC Cosmetics (2009)
  • SPC Group, Happy Point Card (2009)
  • Sony Xperia (2009)
  • Make Up Forever (2009)
  • Tommy Hilfiger Jeans (2009)
  • Sony Ericsson (2009)
  • Omphalos (2008)

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 Lee Min Jung's Awards

YearEventAwardsDrama/Film
2009 SBS Drama Awards New Star Award Smile, You
2010 Style Icon Awards Style Icon - Movie Actress Cyrano Agency
Korea Jewelry Awards Ruby Award
University Film Festival of Korea Best New Actress Cyrano Agency
Critic's Choice Awards Best New Actress White Night
Grand Bell Awards Best New Actress Cyrano Agency
Grand Bell Awards Female Popularity Award Cyrano Agency
Blue Dragon Film Awards Best New Actress Cyrano Agency
Korea Lifestyle Awards Best Dressed Woman of the Year
Director's Cut Awards Best New Actress Cyrano Agency
2011 Baeksang Arts Awards In Style Fashionista Award

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 Lee Min Jung's References

  1. "Lee Min-jung Expands Her Acting Repertoire with 'Wonderful Radio'". The Chosun Ilbo. 31 December 2011. http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2011/12/31/2011123100360.html. 
  2. Lee, Hyo-won (12 August 2011). "Director aims to ’de-deify’ Lee Min-jung". The Korea Times. http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/art/2012/05/141_100397.html. 
  3. "Lee Min Jung: 'I Want to Become Actress whom People Can Trust'". KBS Global. 10 September 2010. http://english.kbs.co.kr/Entertain/EntertainmentNews/view.html?No=7509. 
  4. "Lee Min-jung doesn’t feel like a star yet (but is)". Segye via Dramabeans. 14 September 2010. http://www.dramabeans.com/2010/09/lee-min-jung-doesnt-feel-like-a-star-yet-but-is/. 
  5. Wee, Geun-woo (29 September 2010). "INTERVIEW: Actress Lee Min-jung - Part 1". 10Asia. http://10.asiae.co.kr/Articles/new_view.htm?sec=ent0&a_id=2010092900004238651. 
  6. Wee, Geun-woo (29 September 2010). "INTERVIEW: Actress Lee Min-jung - Part 2". 10Asia. http://10.asiae.co.kr/Articles/new_view.htm?sec=ent0&a_id=2010092823541200650. 
  7. Wee, Geun-woo (29 September 2010). "INTERVIEW: Actress Lee Min-jung - Part 3". 10Asia. http://10.asiae.co.kr/Articles/new_view.htm?sec=ent0&a_id=2010092823520095657. 
  8. "Late Starter Lee Min-jung Is the Talk of the Town". The Chosun Ilbo. 9 October 2010. http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2010/10/09/2010100900316.html. 
  9. "Y-Star Interview with Lee Min Jung". SooIn Love Fan Blog. 8 April 2010. http://sooinlove.wordpress.com/2010/04/08/y-star-interview-with-lee-min-jung/. 
  10. Lee, Jin-ho (14 December 2011). "Interview: The Goddess Lee Min Jung". enewsWorld. http://enewsworld.mnet.com/enews/contents.asp?idx=2148. 
  11. Elley, Derek (5 March 2012). "Love On-Air". Film Business Asia. http://www.filmbiz.asia/reviews/love-on-air. 
  12. "Out and about with Lee Min-jung". Sports Chosun via Dramabeans. 6 March 2011. http://www.dramabeans.com/2011/03/out-and-about-with-lee-min-jung/. 
  13. Oh, Jean (21 February 2011). "Will Jang score another success with ‘Midas’?". The Korea Herald. http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20110221000851. 
  14. Oh, Jean (29 May 2012). "Lee Min-jung says Gong Yoo is a riot in new drama". The Korea Herald. http://view.koreaherald.com/kh/view.php?ud=20120529001099. 

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