Lee Jung-eun (actress)
Lee Jung-eun (born January 23, 1970) is a South Korean actress. She is best known internationally for her role as the housekeeper Moon-gwang in the Academy Award winning black comedy film Parasite.
Lee Jung-eun in 2019
|Education||Hanyang University – Theater and Film|
|Revised Romanization||I Jeong-eun|
|2000||A Masterpiece In My Life||Jin-won's wife|
|2001||Wanee & Junah||Producer|
|2009||If You Were Me 4|
|2013||Born to Sing||Dong-soo's aunt|
|The Attorney||Former landlord|
|2014||A Girl at My Door||Neighborhood woman|
|A Dynamite Family||Women's society|
|2015||Detective K: Secret of the Lost Island||Middle aged woman|
|Granny's Got Talent||Grandmother shaman's daughter-in-law|
|The Exclusive: Beat the Devil's Tattoo||Innkeeper|
|Summer Snow||Woman from Hwasun|
|2016||Mood of the Day||Rainbow restaurant aunt|
|A Violent Prosecutor||Middle aged female canvasser|
|Like for Likes||Real estate middle aged woman|
|4th Place||Owner of covered wagon|
|Time Renegades||High school teacher|
|The Wailing||Deok-gi's wife|
|With or Without You||BBQ restaurant part-timer|
|A Break Alone||Past yoga institute|
|2017||New Trial||Oh Mi-ri|
|The Sheriff in Town||Yong-hwan's wife|
|Okja||Okja's voice / Wheelchair woman|
|The Battleship Island||Women's society chairman|
|A Taxi Driver||Hwang Tae-sool's wife|
|Yakiniku Dragon||Go Young-sun|
|Miss Baek||Massage shop owner|
|2019||Mal-Mo-E: The Secret Mission||Jeju teacher (cameo)|
|Another Child||Breakwater middle-aged woman|
|Let Us Meet Now||Jung-eun|
|2013||The Queen's Classroom||Seon-yeong's mother||MBC|
|Blue Tower ZERO||Jong-hoon's mother||tvN|
|2014||Cunning Single Lady||Beauty parlor boss (cameo)||MBC|
|High School King of Savvy||Soo-yeong's mother||tvN|
|My Lovely Girl||SBS|
|Only Love||Park Soon-ja|
|2015||Who Are You: School 2015||Yeong-eun's mother (cameo, ep. 2–3)||KBS2|
|Oh My Ghost||Shaman in Seobinggo-dong||tvN|
|My Fantastic Funeral||Mi-soo's aunt||SBS|
|2016||The Cravings 2||Mom||Naver TV Cast|
|Pied Piper||Oh Ha-na||tvN|
|Hey Ghost, Let's Fight||Apartment chairwoman|
|Don't Dare to Dream||Doctor (cameo)||SBS|
|The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop||Geum Chon-daek||KBS2|
|KBS Drama Special: Noodle House Girl||Ok-sim|
|2016–2017||Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo||Joon-hyeong's mother||MBC|
|2017||Tomorrow, With You||Cha Boo-sim||tvN|
|Ice Bing-gu||Lee Jeong-eun||MBC|
|Bad Thief, Good Thief||Kwon Jeong-hee|
|Fight for My Way||Geum-bok||KBS2|
|Someone Noticeable||Kim Jin-yeong (cameo)||JTBC|
|While You Were Sleeping||Jae-chan's mother||SBS|
|KBS Drama Special: Buzz Cut's Date||Yeong-hee||KBS2|
|Drama Stage: Assistant Manager Park's Private Life||tvN|
|2018||Nice Witch||Chief (cameo)||SBS|
|Ms. Hammurabi||Couple manager (cameo)||JTBC|
|Mr. Sunshine||Go Ae-shin's loyal maid||tvN|
|Familiar Wife||Woo-jin's mother|
|My Strange Hero||Mother of a Your Request client (cameo, ep. 4)||SBS|
|2019||Dazzling||Kim Hye-ja's mother||JTBC|
|Welcome to Waikiki 2||Kimbap Heavenly owner (cameo, ep. 3)|
|When the Devil Calls Your Name||Cameo||tvN|
|Hell Is Other People||Eom Bok-soon||OCN|
|When the Camellia Blooms||Jo Jung-sook||KBS2|
|2020||My Holo Love||So-yeon's mother||Netflix|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2008||1st Young Drama Awards||N/A||Won|
|2016||37th Seoul Theater Festival||Acting Award||N/A||Won|
|2017||36th MBC Drama Awards||Golden Acting Award, Actress (Weekend Drama)||Bad Thief, Good Thief||Nominated|
|2018||26th Korean Culture and Entertainment Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Drama||Mr. Sunshine, Familiar Wife||Won|||
|2019||55th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Dazzling||Won|||
|24th Chunsa Film Art Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Parasite||Won|||
|28th Buil Film Awards||Won|
|40th Blue Dragon Film Awards||Won|
|IndieWire Critics Poll||22nd place|||
|19th Director's Cut Awards||Actress of the Year||Nominated|
|Cine 21 Awards||Won|
|20th Busan Film Critics Awards||Best Actress||Won|
|18th Korea First Brand Awards||Scene Stealer Award, Actress||N/A||Won|||
|4th Asia Artist Awards||Focus Award||N/A||Won|
|AAA Scene Stealer||N/A||Won|
|33rd KBS Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Mid-length Drama||When the Camellia Blooms||Won|
|2020||25th Critics' Choice Awards||Best Acting Ensemble||Parasite||Nominated|||
|26th Screen Actors Guild Awards||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||Won|||
|22nd Asian Film Critics Association Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Pending|
|56th Grand Bell Awards||Pending|
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- Dove, Steve (February 10, 2020). "PARASITE WINS 4 OSCARS AND MAKES OSCAR HISTORY". Oscar.go. Retrieved February 10, 2020.
- "Archived copy" '미스터 션샤인'조우진→배정남, 명품 신스틸러 다 있다. TV Report (in Korean). July 2, 2018. Archived from the original on July 8, 2018. Retrieved September 5, 2019.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- [공식] 이정은, '아는 와이프' 출연···지성-한지민 잇는 키 활약. Seoul Economic Daily (in Korean). July 23, 2018.
- "'복수가 돌아왔다' 이정은·황보라·이채영·김지민·김진우, 특별출연 라인업 공개". Xports News. 2018-12-08. Retrieved 2018-12-15.
- Jo, Yoon-seon (February 12, 2019). "'눈이 부시게' 이정은, 한지민과 가슴 따뜻 '모녀 케미' 기대". News Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved September 5, 2019.
- Yoo, Eun-young (April 1, 2019). '와이키키2' 문가영, 이정은 '불곰' 오해로 마취총 맞아. Xports News (in Korean). Retrieved April 2, 2019.
- Kim, Do-hyung (May 17, 2019). "'타인은 지옥이다', 이정은·이현욱·이중옥 합류로 라인업 완성…극강 싱크로율". MK (in Korean). Retrieved July 19, 2019.
- "'미스터 션샤인' 이정은, 문화연예대상 우수연기상 수상.."공은 동료들에게"". Break News (in Korean). November 30, 2018. Retrieved September 5, 2019.
- Yoo, Chung-hee (April 4, 2019). "김서형·염정아·김혜자 등 '백상예술대상' TV부문 최종 후보 공개". Ten Asia (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
- "2019 춘사영화제, 7월 18일 개최..트로피 주인공 누구?". K Starnews (in Korean). July 3, 2019. Retrieved July 3, 2019.
- "[제24회 춘사영화제] 주지훈·조여정, 男女 주연상 '영예'… '기생충' 4관왕 (종합)". Ten Asia (in Korean). July 18, 2019. Retrieved July 18, 2019.
- Kohn, Eric; Kohn, Eric (2019-12-16). "2019 Critics Poll: The Best Films and Performances According to Over 300 Critics From Around the World". IndieWire. Retrieved 2020-01-20.
- "로운, 2020년 기대되는 '남자연기돌'". 매일일보 (in Korean). 2019-12-17.
- "Best Adapted Screenplay - Critics' Choice Awards: 'The Irishman' Leads With 14 Nominations". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2020-01-20.
- "SAG Awards: 'Parasite' Wins Top Film Prize; 'Crown' and 'Mrs. Maisel' Named Best Drama, Comedy Series". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2020-01-20.