Lee Jung-ha (born Lee Kwan-min on February 23, 1998)[1] is a South Korean actor.[2][3] He played minor parts in television series such as Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung (2019), Run On (2020), and Nevertheless (2021), and gained worldwide recognition through his lead role in Moving (2023).[4][5][6][7][8][9][10]

Lee Jung-ha
Lee in August 2023
Lee Kwan-min

(1998-02-23) February 23, 1998 (age 25)
Years active2017–present
AgentNamoo Actors
Korean name
Revised RomanizationI Jeong-ha
McCune–ReischauerI Chŏng-ha
Birth name
Revised RomanizationI Kwan-min
McCune–ReischauerI Kwan-min

Biography and career edit

Lee enjoyed acting on stage during his school days. He was cast by JYP Entertainment, but left the company as he wasn't knowledgeable in dancing and singing; he soon regretted the decision.[11] The very same year he pursued an acting career and made his debut in the web series Heart Attack Warning (2017).[12] Lee also auditioned for the survival reality show The Unit (2017–2018).[13] He later played minor roles in the television dramas Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung (2019), Run On (2020), and Nevertheless (2021).[14]

In 2023, he starred in the Disney+ original series Moving, alongside an ensemble cast composed of Ryu Seung-ryong, Han Hyo-joo, Zo In-sung, Cha Tae-hyun, Ryoo Seung-bum, Kim Sung-kyun, Go Youn-jung, and Kim Do-hoon.[15] The series received international attention and marked Lee's breakthrough in the industry.

Filmography edit

Television series edit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2019 Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung Kim Chi-kook [16]
2020–2021 Run On Kim Woo-shik [17]
2021 Nevertheless Kim Eun-han [18]

Web series edit

Year Title Role Ref.
2017 Heart Attack Warning Jo-min [19]
2018 Want More 19 Ma Tae-hee [20]
2019 Freshman Cha Do-jin [21]
Travel Story Dong-hye [22]
2023 Moving Kim Bong-seok [23]

Television shows edit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2023–present Show! Music Core Host with Younghoon The Boyz and Sullyoon Nmixx [24]

Awards and nominations edit

Name of the award ceremony, year presented, award category, nominee(s) of the award, and the result of the nomination
Award Year Category Nominee(s) / Work(s) Result Ref.
Asia Contents Awards & Global OTT Awards 2023 Best Newcomer Actor Moving Won [25]

References edit

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