Lee Joo-young (actress, born 1992)

Lee Joo-young (born February 14, 1992)[1] is a South Korean actress. She appeared in the TV series Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo (2016-2017).

Lee Joo-young
Born (1992-02-14) February 14, 1992 (age 28)
Alma materKyung Hee University - Theater and Film
Years active2011–present
AgentAce Factory
Korean name
Revised RomanizationLee Juyeong
McCune–ReischauerLee Chuyŏng



Year Title Role Notes
2011 Behinds Short film
2012 Encounter Short film
2013 Living Things Short film
2013 Beauty of Journey
2013 A Hidden Story Short film
2015 The Transfer Student Short film
2016 The Eternal Theme of Humanity
2016 Chae's Movie Theater Soo-yeon
2016 A Quiet Dream Joo-young
2016 Jane Ji-su
2016 Jamsil Young Jo Seong-sook
2017 Alone Together Ju-won Short film
2017 An Algorithm Ju-won Featurette
2018 The Negotiation Lee Da-bin
2018 Maggie


Year Title Role Network Notes
2016 Women at a Game Company Kim Pudding Naver TVCast
2016 Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo Lee Seon-ok MBC TV
2017 Someone Noticeable JTBC, Naver TVCast
2017 Hip Hop Teacher Gong Seul-gi JTBC
2018 Something in the Rain Lee Ye-eun
2018 The Ghost Detective Gil Chae-won KBS2 [2]
2019 Drama Special Home Sweet Home Soo-ah
2020 Itaewon Class Ma Hyun-Yi JTBC [3]

Music video appearancesEdit

Year Title With
2015 "Weltanschauung" Hail
2016 "Wish Tree" Red Velvet
2016 "12:25" f(x)
2016 "Pain Poem" Kim Bum-soo, Kenzie
2016 "Liquor" SLEEQ
2020 "With You" Crush

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2014 4th Goyang Smart Film Festival Best Actress A Hidden Story Won [4]
2017 4th Wildflower Film Awards Best Supporting Actor/Actress A Quiet Dream Nominated [5]
26th Buil Film Awards Best New Actress Jane Nominated [6]
2018 23rd Chunsa Film Art Awards Best New Actress Nominated [7]
54th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress Nominated [8]
23rd Busan International Film Festival Actress of the Year Maggie Won [9]
KBS Drama Awards Best New Actress The Ghost Detective Nominated
2019 KBS Drama Awards Best Actress in a One-Act/Special/Short Drama Home Sweet Home Won [10]


  1. ^ "이주영". Naver (in Korean).
  2. ^ "[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Kim Won-hae, Lee Jae-kyoon and Lee Joo-young Join 'The Ghost Detective'". HanCinema.
  3. ^ "Lee Joo Young reveals infinite charisma in "Itaewon Class"". JTBC Plus. March 7, 2020.
  4. ^ "제 4회 고양스마트영화제 이틀간의 아름다운 여정". 서울시티 (in Korean). 2014-10-17.
  5. ^ "4th Wildflower Film Awards". 2017-04-13. Retrieved 2017-05-06.
  6. ^ "26th Buil Film Awards". Buil Film Awards.
  7. ^ "제23회 춘사영화제 5월18일 개최..홍상수·김민희 참석하나". Newsen (in Korean). May 3, 2018.
  8. ^ "54th Baeksang Arts Awards 2018 - Movies : Nominees List". HanCinema.
  9. ^ "Busan: 'Clean Up,' 'Savage' Share New Currents Prizes". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 14, 2018.
  10. ^ "Winners of the 2019 KBS Drama Awards". Hancinema. December 31, 2019.

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