Lee Jung-jae is a model turned actor from South Korea. His professional journey began in the early-90s when a fashion designer discovered him while working at a café. For a number of subsequent years, he worked internationally as a fashion model before stepping into the field of acting. Remarkably, his on-screen career took off straight away, and the massive success of his debuting projects turned him into a household name. Once his acting career stabilized, Lee quit modeling to place full-time attention towards film and television gigs. Over the course of his career, Jung-jae has gone on to portray key characters in numerous blockbuster projects and has showcased his versatility as a performer by working upon all sorts of genres.
While an already established mainstream star of his era, he has seen a major resurgence in recent years. Especially, his lead role performance in the 2021 Netflix’s hit drama series Squid Game has brought him global stardom and once again turned him into a leading star of the South Korean entertainment industry. Now lastly looking towards his personal life, Lee Jung-jae was previously in a relationship with actress Kim Min-hee while currently he is confirmed to be dating Lim Se-ryung.
Lee Jung-jae Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Lee Jung-jae
- Nicknames: Lee
- Date of Birth: December 15, 1972
- Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
- Nationality: South Korean
- Occupation: Actor and Model
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Race/ Ethnicity: Asian
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Lee Jung-jae Height Weight Shoe Size Measurements Family
Lee Jung-jae Family Details:
- Father: Lee Chul-seong
- Mother: Unknown
- Siblings: He has a brother.
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: None
Lee Jung-jae Relationships History:
- Kim Min-hee – Actress (2003–2006)
- Lim Se-ryung – (2015)
Lee Jung-jae Career Highlights:
- First Film: The Young Man (1994)
- First TV Show: Dinosaur Teacher (1993)
Lee Jung-jae Distinctive Features:
- Lanky frame
- Side-parted, wavy hair
Lee Jung-jae Body Measurements:
The following list contains Korean actor Lee Jung-jae height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements complete information.
- Build: Slim
- Height in Feet: 5′ 10¾”
- Height in Centimeters: 180 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 74 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 163 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: Unknown
Lee Jung-jae Interesting Facts:
- He grew up in a wealthy family.
- Lee quit modeling to be a full-time actor.
- He was working at a café when designer Ha Yong-soo discovered him.
- In 1999, the actor was charged with driving under the influence (DUI) after colliding with another car.
- Outside acting he owns multiple businesses, including a restaurant chain, a real estate development company, and an entertainment label.