|Born||23 March 1993
Seoul, South Korea
(Theater and film)
Lee Hyun-woo (Hangul: 이현우; Hanja: 李玹雨) (born March 23, 1993) is a South Korean actor best known for his roles in Queen Seondeok (2009), Man from the Equator (2012) and To The Beautiful You (2012).
Lee Hyun-woo began his career as a child actor, building up his resume by playing roles in a number of large-scale productions, such as The Legend, King Sejong the Great, The Return of Iljimae, and Queen Seondeok.
After his profile rose as the cute and loyal Chan-doo in Master of Study, Lee took to the stage for the 2010 musical production of Footloose, where he played the leading role of Ren, played by Kevin Bacon in the original movie.
In 2011 he and K-pop singer Yoon Doo-joon from B2ST began hosting music program Music on Top on cable channel jTBC. He was then featured in IU‘smusic video for track “You and I.” Lee further expanded his acting scope in historical drama Gyebaek, revenge thriller Man from the Equator, and made a guest appearance in medical dramaBrain.
In 2012, Lee was cast as the second male lead in To The Beautiful You, the Korean television adaptation of Japanese mangaHana-Kimi, with his role based on the character Shuichi Nakatsu. He and co-star Hwang Kwanghee were later designated as the new hosts of live music show The Music Trend (more popularly known as Inkigayo).
|2004||Oolla Boolla Blue-jjang||KBS|
|2006||Hwarang Fighter Maru||Seo Da-ham||KBS|
|2007||The Legend||young Cheoro||MBC|
|2008||King Sejong the Great||Prince Choong-nyeong||KBS|
|2008||Things We Do That We Know We Will Regret||KBS||Episode 4: On a Night Sparkling with Stars|
|2009||The Return of Iljimae||Cha Dol-yi||MBC|
|2009||Queen Seondeok||young Kim Yushin||MBC|
|2009||What’s for Dinner?||Tommy||MBC|
|2010||Master of Study||Hong Chan-doo||KBS|
|2011||Brain||Park Dong hwa||KBS||Guest appearance in episodes 2, 3 and 4|
|2012||Man from the Equator||young Kim Sun-woo||KBS|
|2012||To the Beautiful You||Cha Eun-gyul||SBS||Korean adaptation of Hana-Kimi|
|2006||A Dirty Carnival|
|2007||Hwang Jin Yi|
|2010||The Loneliness of Butcher Boy||Tae-shik||short film from Short! Short! Short!|
|2013||Secretly, Greatly||Lee Hae-jin|
|2011||You and I||IU|
|2012||First Love’s Melody||Acoustic Collabo|
|December 8, 2011 – March 14, 2012||Music on Top||Host||jTBC|
|December 16, 2012 – present||The Music Trend||Host||SBS|
|2012||Strong Heart||SBS||Appeared as guest in episode 142|
|2012||Invincible Youth Season 2||KBS||Appeared as guest in episode 26|
|Year||Award||Category||Film / TV|
|2008||KBS Drama Awards||Best Young Actor||King Sejong the Great|
|2012||SBS Drama Awards||New Star Award||To The Beautiful You|