Lee Dong-Wook's bio: wife, girlfriend, age, birthday, TV shows

Lee Dong-Wook's bio: wife, girlfriend, age, birthday, TV shows

Lee Dong-Wook is a multi-skilled South Korean actor, comedian, and model. Lee has starred in several films and television drama series. He is a Korean wave star both domestically and across Asia.

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Lee Dong-Wook attends the photocall for Chanel The New J12 launch event in Seoul, South Korea. Photo: Han Myung-Gu
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Lee Dong Wook started from a humble beginning in the entertainment industry. Like a spreading wildfire, Lee has become a celebrity across Asian countries. He is also a hardworking actor. He has starred in TV programs and films. Here are more interesting facts about Lee Dong Wook.

Profile summary

NameLee Dong Wook
Date of birth6 November 1981
Age41 years (as of May 2023)
Zodiac signScorpio
Place of birthSeoul, South Korea
Current residenceSeoul, South Korea
Gender identityStraight
Height6' 0" (184 cm)
Weight158 lbs (72 kg)
Hair colourBrown
Eye colourBlack
Relationship statusSingle
SchoolShinil High School
UniversityJoongbu University
ProfessionActor, comedian, model
Net worth$3 million

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Lee Dong-Wook's bio

Lee Dong Wook was born on 6 November 1981 in Seoul, South Korea. He was born and raised in a middle-class family and is the older brother of three siblings. Dong Wook's youngest sister is also in the entertainment business.

How old is Lee Dong Wook?

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Lee Dong-wook attends a commercial event in Seoul, South Korea. Photo: Visual China Group
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Lee Dong Wook's age is 41 years old as of May 2023. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.


After Lee Dong completed his secondary studies at Shinil High School, he joined Joongbu University, where he completed his Broadcasting and Media Arts degree.

Lee Dong Wook's military service

Korean males are required to spend two years in the military, and Dong Wook was not an exception. He joined the training centre in Nonsan, Chuncheong Province, in August 2009. He underwent five weeks of basic training before being assigned to active duty. He completed his military duties in June 2011.

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Acting career

In 1999, Wookie made his debut in an MBC single-episode drama. The PD of the drama proceeded to cast him in the teen's school drama. In 2005, he became a Korean Wave star after starring in the romantic comedy My Girl.

Lee Dong Wook's Kdrama series became a hit and the most-watched during its run, domestically and across Asia. Since then, he has starred in several other films and TV shows. He has also hosted Produce X101.

Movies and TV shows with Lee Dong-Wook

Below is a list of some of Lee Dong-Wook's movies and TV series according to his IMDb profile.

YearTV series/ filmsRole
2020-2023Tale of the Nine TailedLee Yeon
2021–2022Bad and CrazyRyu Soo-yeol
2021A Year-End MedleyYong Jin
2021Baradeon BadaHead Bartender
2019Hell Is Other PeopleSeo Moon Jo
2019Search: WWW
2019Touch You HeartKwon Jung-Rok
2018LifeYe Jin Woo
2015Bubblegum Park Ri-hwan
2015The Beauty InsideWoo-jin
2014Blade ManJoo Hong-bin
2014Hotel KingCha Jae-Wan
2014Kang Koo's StoryKyung Tae
2014KanggooiyagiKim Kyung Tae
2013The Fugitive of JoseonChoi Won
2012Kang Ji WookPark Moo-Yul
2011Scent of a WomanKang Ji Wook
2010The RecipeHyeon-soo Kim
2009PartnerLee Tae-Jo
2008Heartbreak LibraryKim Joon-oh
2008La Dolce VitaLee Joon-Soo
2007The Perfect CoupleKang Jae-hyuk
2005–2006Mai geolSeol Gong-chan
2005Hanoi Bride ParkEun Woo
2004Precious FamilyAhn Jung Hwan
2004Island Village TeacherJang Jae-du
2002LeobingYu Lee Min
2000SchoolLee Kang San

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How much is Lee Dong Wook's net worth?

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Lee Dong-Wook poses for photographs in Seoul, South Korea. Photo: ilgan Sports
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According to Net Worth Post, Lee Dong Wook's net worth is approximately $3 million. He has built his wealth from the entertainment industry and brand endorsements such as PAT, Chanel and Post Cereal.

Lee Dong Wook's wife and dating history

Is Lee Dong Wook in a relationship? The celebrated actor is currently single and has never been married. He has given hints about the perfect character traits and physical attraction he is looking for in a woman.

During his fan meeting in Seoul on 12 March 2018, he stated that he likes a woman who has a wise personality, eats well and can have a good conversation with him.

He added humorously that, just like any other man, he also likes beautiful women. Even though he is a bachelor, Dong-Wook has been in several relationships with some female celebrities.

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The first woman said to have been Lee Dong Wook's girlfriend is one of his co-stars in the dramas Hotel King and My Girl actress Lee Da-Hae.

Wookie's second relationship was surprisingly announced in March 2018. It was marked as Lee's first public relationship. He was dating Suzy Bae, a former Miss A member (a singing group). The two had a gap of 13 years, and many Internet participants were unsatisfied with their relationship.

One of their close friends said that they were only at some point in the relationship before the scandal broke out to the public. They were frequently sported hanging out in public, going for dinners and other places. Nevertheless, just after the public noticed their relationship, Lee Dong-Wook and Suzy started dating officially.

Unfortunately, in July 2019, due to their busy schedule, Dong-Wook and Suzy decided to break up. Both are close friends, and they support each other. Some other women he has been rumoured to have dated include Yoo In-Na, Lee Da-Hae, Jessica Jung, Kim Hyun-Joo and Kim Sun-Ah.

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Who is the crush of Lee Dong Wook? It was once alleged that the actor had a crush on Tae Yeon, a famous South Korean singer.

Lee Dong Wook's Instagram

Who is the crush of Lee Dong Wook?
South Korean actor Lee Dong-Wook attends the photocall for the 'Zegna' pop-up store opening at the Shinsegae department store in Seoul, South Korea. Photo: Han Myung-Gu
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Like any other successful entertainer of our generation, Dong has taken advantage of the social media platform to communicate with his fans. He also shares his new projects and memories of his day-to-day lifestyle.

He is a regular user and has posted over 850 times on his account. As one of the adored celebrities, he commands a massive fan base of over 16 million followers.

Has Lee Dong Wook been to the Philippines?

Lee first visited the Philippines in 2006; he travelled to promote My Girl, which aired on ABS-CBN. He travelled to Manila as part of the Love Korea Culture & Travel Fiesta at the SM Megamall Fashion Hall.

Is Lee Dong Wook a vegetarian?

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No known information or public statement indicates that the South Korean actor is a vegetarian.

Lee Dong-Wook is a professional, determined, and hardworking Korean actor. He has a legacy in the Korean entertainment industry that will live on.

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