Ma Dong seok

Lee Dong-seok

Ma Dong-seok(born Lee Dong-seok on March 1, 1971), also known asDon Lee, is a Korean-American actor. With his break out performance inTrain to Busanand subsequent leading roles, Ma has become one of the most popular and bankable actors in South Korea.

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 Ma Dong seok's Career

The Neighbor,Nameless Gangster: Rules of the TimeandThe Unjust.He then played leading roles inNorigae,Murdererand

The BrosandThe Outlawshave been critical and commercial successes.


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 Ma Dong seok's Other activities

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 Ma Dong seok's Filmography


2005 Heaven's Soldiers Hwang Sang-wook
2006 Ssunday Seoul Detective 1
2007 The Worst Guy Ever Ho-seob
2008 The Moonlight of Seoul Chang-woo
The Good, the Bad, the Weird Gom ("Bear")
Ten Ten Fund manager Segment: "The Rabbit"
2009 Insadong Scandal Sang-bok
Take Off (Cameo)
2010 Midnight FM Son Deok-tae
The Unjust Ma Dae-ho
Try to Remember Seung-hwan
2011 Quick Kim Joo-chul
Pained Bum-no
Perfect Game Park Man-soo
Showtime! Short film
2012 Never Ending Story Tow car driver Cameo
Dancing Queen Gay couple Cameo
Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time Pimp Kim
Doomsday Book Zombie in school uniform
The Neighbor Ahn Hyuk-mo
Love 911 Fire station captain
2013 New World Section chief Jo Cameo
Norigae Lee Jang-ho
Azooma Detective Ma
Rockin' on Heaven's Door Moo-sung
Mr. Go Baseball commentator Cameo
The Flu Jeon Gook-hwan
Marriage Blue Geon-ho
Rough Play "Tenacious" gang boss
The Five Jang Dae-ho
2014 Murderer Joo-hyub
One on One Leader of Shadow
Kundo: Age of the Rampant Chun-bo
The Royal Tailor Pan-soo
2015 The Chronicles of Evil Detective Oh
Veteran Big guy with sportswear Cameo
Deep Trap Park Sung-chul
2016 Familyhood Pyeong-gu
Train to Busan Sang-hwa
Derailed Hyung-Seok
2017 Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds God of House
The Mayor Priest Cameo
Wonderful Life Jang-su
The Outlaws Ma Seok-do
The Bros Lee Seok-bong
2018 Champion Mark
Bear Yeok Gi-cheol
Raging Bull

Television series

2007 H.I.T Nam Seong-shik MBC
2008 Robber Jong-goo SBS
Formidable Rivals Pyo Chul-ho KBS2
Alibi Inc. Park Sang-bak Dramax
2009 Swallow the Sun Lee Kang-raeSBS
2010 Dr. Champ Oh Jung-dae
2011 Me Too, Flower! Detective (cameo) MBC
2012 Shut Up Flower Boy Band Teacher Silva tvN
2014 Bad Guys Park Woong-cheol OCN
2015 Sense8 Club Bodyguard Netflix
2016 38 Revenue Collection Unit Baek Sung-il OCN

Music video

YearSong titleArtist
2007 "A Man" Monday Kiz

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 Ma Dong seok's Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResultRef.
2012 33rd Blue Dragon Film AwardsBest Supporting ActorThe NeighborNominated
2013 49th Baeksang Arts AwardsWon
22nd Buil Film AwardsNominated
17th  Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival It AwardN/AWon
2016 5th APAN Star AwardsBest Supporting Actor 38 Revenue Collection UnitNominated
25th Buil Film Awards FamilyhoodNominated
37th Blue Dragon Film AwardsTrain to BusanNominated
2017 8th KOFRA Film AwardsWon
11th Asian Film AwardsNominated
53rd Baeksang Arts AwardsNominated
22nd Chunsa Film Art AwardsNominated
2018 Golden Egg Awards Best ActorThe OutlawsWon
54th Baeksang Arts Awards Best Actor (Film)Nominated
23rd Chunsa Film Art Awards Best ActorNominated

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 Ma Dong seok's References

  1. Hwang, Hee-yeon; Kim, Hyung-seok (October 17, 2014). "10 Scene Stealers⑤ - MA Dong-seok: Wild but Tender". Korean Cinema Today. 
  2. Park, Si-soo (April 1, 2014). "Watch out! They 'steal' scenes, your heart". The Korea Times. 
  3. "An interview with Ma Dong-seok: "One On One"". Hancinema. MBN Star. June 2, 2014. 
  4. "'Train to Busan' takes Don Lee to Hollywood". The Korea Times. September 28, 2016. 
  5. "Tough guy film star finds success being sweet : Known for aggressive roles, Ma Dong-seok is not afraid to be cute". Korea JoongAng Daily. November 18, 2016. 
  6. "[INTERVIEW] Ma Dong-seok to rise as new hero in crime action genre". The Korea Times. October 1, 2017. 
  7. "The many personalities of Ma Dong-seok: Actor's ability to play a wide range of characters has led to his success". Korea JoongAng Daily. 10 November 2017. 
  8. "Park Hae-jin, Ma Dong-suk go 'manly adorable'". The Korea Herald. October 5, 2014. 
  9. "Sooyoung, others to star in new OCN drama". Korea JoongAng Daily. March 4, 2016. 
  10. "마동석, 30kg 감량 전후 비교해보니..'헉' 소리 날 정도". Osen (in Korean). November 6, 2012. 
  11. "(News Focus) 4 movie stars whose talents go beyond acting". Yonhap News Agency. August 18, 2016. 
  12. "Without the thrill of the chase, stalker film flops". Korea JoongAng Daily. October 15, 2010. 
  13. "'Neighbor' weighs price of indifference". The Korea Times. August 22, 2012. 
  14. "Ma Dong-seok and Kim Sung-oh in "Love 911"". Hancinema. Nate. March 19, 2012. 
  15. "Ma Dong-seok acts role of reporter in film". The Korea Times. October 26, 2012. 
  16. "Life and Love". Korean Film Biz Zone. April 16, 2013. 
  17. "'Flu' spreads horror throughout Seoul suburb". Korea JoongAng Daily. August 9, 2013. 
  18. "Ma Dong-seok to star in web-toon movie "The Five"". Hancinema. Osen. January 13, 2013. 
  19. "Ma Dong-seok feels murder this time". Hancinema. Hankook Ilbo. December 12, 2013. 
  20. Pierce Conran (February 27, 2014). "MA Dong-seok to Star in KIM Ki-duk's Latest". Korean Film Biz Zone. 
  21. "HAN Suk-kyu and KO Soo Headline New Period Film". Korean Film Biz Zone. December 26, 2013. 
  22. ""Chronicles of Evil" Ma Dong-seok, a detective exclusive actor?". Hancinema. Nate. May 7, 2015. 
  23. "Ma Dong-seok's thriller". Hancinema. Nate. August 26, 2015. 
  24. "KIM Hye-soo, Don LEE Embark on FAMILY PLAN". Korean Film Biz Zone. September 30, 2015. 
  25. "'Pretty' Ma talks new family film". Korea JoongAng Daily. June 28, 2016. 
  26. "Main Cast Confirmed for BUSAN BOUND". Korean Film Biz Zone. April 8, 2015. 
  27. "HA Jung-woo, CHA Tae-hyun Team Up WITH GOD". Korean Film Biz Zone. December 30, 2015. 
  28. "Don LEE to Play in WONDERFUL LIFE". Korean Film Biz Zone. August 8, 2016. 
  29. "Don LEE and YOON Kye-sang Head to Crime City". Korean Film Biz Zone. March 14, 2017. 
  30. "Macho Ma shows soft side in 'Bros'". The Korea Times. October 23, 2017. 
  31. "CHAMPION Casts Don LEE, HAN Ye-ri and GWON Yool". Korean Film Biz Zone. October 23, 2017. 
  32. "KIM Sae-ron and Don LEE Back on Screen for Heartwarming Drama GOMTAENGI". Korean Film Biz Zone. July 31, 2017. 
  33. "Don LEE Confirmed for Action Film RAGING BULL". Korean Film Biz Zone. January 22, 2018. 
  34. Ji, Yong-jin (May 13, 2013). "RYU Seung-ryong Wins Grand Prize at Baeksang Arts Awards". Korean Film Biz Zone. 
  35. "THE WAILING Triumphs at Korean Film Reporters Association Awards". Korean Film Biz Zone. January 24, 2017. 
  36. "Don LEE Takes Best Actor Performance at Golden Egg Awards". Korean Film Biz Zone. February 9, 2018. 
  37. "제54회 백상예술대상, TV·영화 각 부문별 수상 후보자 공개". JTBC (in Korean). April 6, 2018. 
  38. "제23회 춘사영화제 5월18일 개최..홍상수·김민희 참석하나". Newsen (in Korean). May 3, 2018. 

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