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Lee Jinuk Profile and Facts:

Lee Jinuk (이진욱) is a South Korean actor under BH Entertainment. He debuted as an actor in 2004, with the short movie, “My New Boyfriend“.

Name: Lee Jinuk (이진욱)
Birthday: September 16th, 1981
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Height: 185 cm (6’1″)
Weight: 71 kg (156 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Instagram: jinuk0916

Lee Jinuk Facts:
– He was born in Cheongju, South Korea
– He was studying Environmental Engineering at Cheongju University when he dropped out to pursue acting.
– Jinuk made his acting debut in 2004 with the short film My New Boyfriend.
– He served his two-year mandatory military service from May 6, 2009 to March 7, 2011.
– He dated actress Choi Jiwoo, but they broke up in 2011.
– Jinuk also dated actress Gong Hyojin. They broke up due to various disparities.
– His personality is described as happy-go-lucky and very sweet, as well as Easy-going, very charismatic and cute. [Netflix K-Content on YT]
– Song Kang said three charming things about Jinuk are: ”His facial hair, his eyes and his outfit.” [Sweet Home S2 Jenga on Netflix K-Content]
– When asked if there was any difficult scene to film for ‘Sweet Home’ he said: ”The scene where I had to fight Hyunsu. I couldn’t actually hit him, he’s so well built that it hurts when I bump into him.”
– His eyes were described as very sparkly and even though he plays a villain in ‘Sweet Home’, there’s a ‘romantic look’ in his eyes.
– Jinuk revealed that he was actually offended by Go Minsi during ‘Sweet Home’ where she ad-libbed an insult to him, because she is such a great actress. (Cast of Sweet Home 2 talk behind eachother’ backs)
– On the shooting for ‘Miss Granny’ when Jinuk had to take his shirt off for a pool scene, he did 200 push-ups with fellow cast member Jinyoung.
– At the question which option amongst Unpredictably cute or dirty sexy fits Jinuk’s personality best, the cast of ‘Sweet Home S2’ voted for Unpredictably cute. [Netflix K-Content on YT]
– In a video posted on the YouTube channel, Netflix K-Content, called ”Cat of Sweet Home S2 finds out which character they really are”, Jinuk’s results were Yikyung even though his prediction was Pyeong Sangwook with his reasoning being: ”I’m not usually like him, but in the face of danger I feel like I’d act the way Sangwook does.” Furthermore he said that him and Yikyung are similar in some way: ”We let our actions speak for us, w’e’re both strategic and were logical.”

Miss Granny (수상한 그녀) | 2014 – Seung Woo
The Target (표적)
| 2014 – Doctor
The Beauty Inside (뷰티 인사이드)
| 2015 – Woo Jin
Time Renegades (시간이탈자)
| 2016 – Gun Woo
Road to Utah | 2016 – K
A Tiger in Winter (호랑이보다 무서운 겨울손님)
| 2018 – Kyun Gyu
High Society (상류사회)
| 2018 – Shin Ji Ho
A Year-End Medley (해피 뉴 이어) | 2021 – Lee Jin Ho
Dark Nuns (검은 수녀들) | Father Paul

Drama Series:
Rebirth (부활) | KBS2, 2005 – Steven Lee
Alone in Love (연애시대) | SBS, 2006 – Min Hyun Joong
Someday (썸데이) | OCN, 2006 – Lim Suk Man
Smile Again (스마일 어게인) | SBS, 2006 – Yoon Jae Myung
Air City (에어시티) | MBC, 2007 – Kang Ha Joon
Before and After: Plastic Surgery Clinic (비프 & 아프터 성형외과) | MBC, 2008
Formidable Rivals (강적들) | KBS2, 2008 – Kang Su Ho
City of Glass (유리의 성) | SBS, 2008-2009 – Kim Joon Sung
Spy Myeongwol (스파이명월) | KBS2, 2011 – Choi Ryu
In Need of Romance 2012\ I Need Romance 2 (로맨스가 필요해 2) | tvN, 2012 – Yoon Seok Hyun
Nine: 9 Times Time Travel (나인: 아홉 번의 시간여행) | tvN, 2013 – Park Sun Woo
The Three Musketeers (삼총사) | tvN, 2014 – Crown Prince So Hyun
The Time We Were Not in Love (너를 사랑한 시간) | SBS, 2015 – Choi Won
Goodbye Mr. Black (굿바이 미스터 블랙) | MBC, 2016 – Mr. Black (Cha Ji Won)
Return (리턴) | SBS, 2018 – Dokgo Young
Voice 2 (보이스 2) | OCN, 2018 – Do Kang Woo
Voice 3 (보이스 3) | OCN, 2019 – Do Kang Woo
Sweet Home 1 (스위트홈 1) | Netflix, 2020 – Pyeon Sang Wook
Bulgasal (불가살) | Netflix, 2021 – Dan Hwal
Welcome to Wedding Hell (결혼백서) | Netflix, 2022 – Seo Jun Hyeon
Lee Doona! (이도나) | Netflix, 2023 – Manager Park In Wook
Sweet Home 2 (스위트홈 2) | Netflix, 2023 – Pyeon Sang Wook
Sweet Home 3 (스위트홈 3) | Netflix, 2024 – Pyeon Sang Wook
Squid Game 2 (오징어 게임 2) | Netflix, 2024

2006: SBS Drama Awards : New Star Award (“Alone in Love“, “Smile Again“)
2013: 7th Mnet 20’s Choice Awards : 20’s Drama Star – Male (“Nine: 9 Times Time Travel“)
2016: Korea Film Actors Association Awards : Grand Prize (“Time Renegades“)

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