Lee Won-jong (born January 1, 1966) is a South Korean actor.[1][2]

Lee Won-jong
Lee in September 2012
Born (1966-01-01) January 1, 1966 (age 58)
EducationKyonggi University - Public Administration
Years active1992–present
AgentAllround Entertainment
Korean name
Revised RomanizationI Won-jong
McCune–ReischauerI Wŏn-chong




Year Film Role Notes
1998 Two Cops 3
1999 Nowhere to Hide Detective Park
Attack the Gas Station Policeman
2000 The Foul King Oh Dae-San
2001 Kick the Moon Chun-Soo
Hi! Dharma! Monk Hyeon-Gak
2002 Fun Movie
Four Toes Hae-Tae
Break Out cameo
Birth of a Man
Baby Alone Pung-Ho
2003 A Man Who Went to Mars cameo
Oh! Brothers Mr. Hong
My Wife Is a Gangster 2 Yeo Sa-Rang
Once Upon a Time in a Battlefield Yeon Kae So Moon
2004 Hi! Dharma 2: Showdown in Seoul Monk Hyeon-gak
Lovely Rivals Traffic Police Officer cameo
2005 Friendly and Harmonious Hwa Ki Ae Ae
2006 Oh! My God Doo-Sik cameo
Dasepo Naughty Girls Big Razor Sis
200 Pounds Beauty Fortune Teller cameo
2007 Herb Police Officer Jang
Small Town Rivals Protester cameo
Bunt President of Real Estate Company
2008 Frivolous Wife Yeon-Soo's Father
The Accidental Gangster and the Mistaken Courtesan Chil-Gab
2009 Marine Boy Detective Kim Gae-Ko
The Weird Missing Case of Mr. J Ma Dong-Po cameo
Sky and Sea CEO
2010 Petty Romance Lee Se-Young
2011 Battlefield Heroes Yeon Gae So Moon
I Am a Dad Organ Trafficking Doctor cameo
2012 Pink Kyeong-Soo
Miss Conspirator Soo-Ro's Psychiatrist
2013 How to Use Guys with Secret Tips Director Yook Bong-Ah
2014 Mr. Perfect Jong-Hee's Father
2015 Hot Service: A Cruel Hairdresser
2016 Operation Chromite Kim Il Sung Special appearance
2017 Missing 2 Song-heon
2017 The Age of Blood Man-seok
2022 Transaction Complete Shinsa [3]

Television series

Year Title Hangul Role Notes
1991 School of Love
1996 Tears of the Dragon 용의 눈물
1998 Legendary Ambition
The King and the Queen 왕과 비
1999 The Clinic for Married Couples: Love and War 부부클리닉: 사랑과 전쟁
2002 Rustic Period 야인시대
2003 Go Mom Go!
Bodyguard 보디가드 Bang Man-bok
My Mother 달려라 울엄마 Ko Won-jong
2004 Toji, the Land 토지
2004–2005 Emperor of the Sea 해신 Choi Moo-chang
2005 Hanoi Bride 하노이 신부 Park Suk-woo
2006 Love and Ambition
Sharp 3 성장드라마 반올림 3
Bad Story 나쁜소설 HDTV Literature
2007 War of Money 쩐의 전쟁 Ma Dong-po
2008 The Great King, Sejong 대왕세종 Yun Hee
Iljimae 일지매 Byeon-sik
Gourmet 식객 Dal-pyung
Demon's Story 전설의 고향 Angel of Death Hometown Legends
Detective Mr. Lee
2009 Ja Myung Go 자명고 Cha Cha-soong
Partner 파트너 Kim Yong-su
Hot Blood 열혈장사꾼 Mae-wang
2010 The Slave Hunters cameo[4]
Becoming a Billionaire 부자의 탄생 Suk-bong's Math Teacher cameo
A Man Called God 신이라 불리운 사나이 Park Hong-choon
The Scary One, the Ghost and I KBS Drama Special
Kim Su-ro, The Iron King 김수로 Yeom Sa-chi
Sungkyunkwan Scandal 성균관 스캔들 Shaman Bak-soo cameo (episode 8)
Eagle Eagle
2011 Princess Hwapyung's Weight Loss KBS Drama Special
Warrior Baek Dong-soo 무사 백동수 Hong Dae-joo
Scent of a Woman 여인의 향기 Pianist Andy Wilson
Vampire Prosecutor 뱀파이어 검사 Hwang Soon-bom
Terminal KBS Drama Special
2012 Wild Romance 난폭한 로맨스 Yoo Young-gil
Man from the Equator 적도의 남자 Lee Yong-bae
Dr. Jin 닥터진 Joo-pal
Vampire Prosecutor 2 뱀파이어 검사 2 Hwang Soon-bom
2013 The Fugitive of Joseon 천명: 조선판 도망자 이야기 Geo-chil
The Blade and Petal 칼과 꽃 Jang-po
Unemployed Romance 실업급여 로맨스 Insurance Company Employee cameo (episode 3)
Empress Ki 기황후 Dok-man
2014 Secret Door 비밀의 문 Bak Mun-su
Birth of a Beauty 미녀의 탄생 Taxi Driver cameo
2015 The Wind Blows to the Hope KBS Drama Special
The Man in the Mask 복면검사 Ji Dong-chan
A Girl Who Sees Smells 냄새를 보는 소녀 Kang Hyuk
Cheo Yong 2 처용 2 Homeless Man cameo
Hidden Identity 신분을 숨겨라 Choi Tae-pyeong
2015–2016 Remember 리멤버 – 아들의 전쟁 Suk Joo-il
2016 Babysitter 베이비시터 Sang-won's Father
Goodbye Mr. Black 굿바이 미스터 블랙 Go Sung-min
Monster 몬스터 Na Do-kwang (guest appearance)
Uncontrollably Fond 함부로 애틋하게 No Jang-soo (No Eul's Father)
Pied Piper 피리부는 사나이 Lee Chul-yong
Dear My Friends 디어 마이 프렌즈 Jang Ho-jin
2017 Naked Fireman 맨몸의 소방관 Jang Gwang-ho [5]
2018 Radio Romance 라디오 로맨스 Kang Hee-seok
Ms. Hammurabi 미스 함무라비 Bae Gong-dae
Hide and Seek 숨바꼭질 Jo Pil-doo [6]
The Guest 손: The Guest [7]
2019 Special Labor Inspector[8] 특별근로감독관 조장풍 Ha Ji-man
Possessed 빙의 Detective Squad Chief Yoo
The Great Show 위대한 쇼 Jung Jong-chul
2020 Lie After Lie 거짓말의 거짓말 Yoon Sang-gyu
Delayed Justice 날아라 개천용 Han Sang-man
2022 Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area 종이의 집 Moscow [9][10]
Becoming Witch 마녀는 살아있다 Natural Person on TV [11]
2023 The Bait 미끼 [12]
Korea–Khitan War 고려 거란 전쟁 Gang Jo [13]

Variety shows

Year Title Hangul Notes
2013-2014 Beating Hearts 심장이 뛴다 (텔레비전 프로그램)
2016 Actor School
2024 Welcome to Bullo Village 웰컴투 불로촌 [14]


  • Blind (2010)
  • The Masked Hut Murder Case (2022) - Nobuhiko[15]




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  2. ^ Wi, Jung-hoon (11 July 2001). 내추럴 본 '마천수', <신라의 달밤> 배우 이원종. Cine21 (in Korean). Archived from the original on 2023-05-07. Retrieved 2014-04-16.
  3. ^ Kim Bo-ra (September 6, 2022). "거래완료' 전석호·태인호·조성하·이원종, 10월 극장 개봉[공식]" [Transaction Complete' Jeon Seok-ho, Tae In-ho, Jo Seong-ha, Lee Won-jong, theatrical release in October [Official]] (in Korean). Osen. Archived from the original on September 6, 2022. Retrieved September 6, 2022 – via Naver.
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  6. ^ "[공식] 이원종, MBC 주말 '숨바꼭질' 출연…송창의-이유리와 호흡". Sports Donga (in Korean). July 3, 2018. Archived from the original on May 7, 2023. Retrieved July 29, 2018.
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  9. ^ Kim Na-young (March 31, 2021). "한국판 '종이의 집', 유지태·김윤진→박해수·전종서·김지훈 출연 확정 (공식)". MKSports (in Korean). Archived from the original on October 8, 2021. Retrieved March 31, 2021.
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  12. ^ Jeon Hyo-jin (August 30, 2022). "장근석·허성태·이엘리야, '범죄의 연대기' 출연…대본리딩 진행" [Jang Geun-suk, Heo Seong-tae, and Elijah Lee to appear in 'Chronicles of Crime'... Script reading in progress] (in Korean). Sports Donga. Archived from the original on March 17, 2023. Retrieved August 30, 2022 – via Naver.
  13. ^ 이, 경호. "[단독]이원종, 최수종과 '고려거란전쟁' 이끈다..강조役 캐스팅". entertain.naver.com (in Korean). Archived from the original on 2023-04-29. Retrieved 2023-04-29.
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  15. ^ Kang Seok-bong (September 22, 2022). "일본 소설계의 거장 히가시노게이고의 '가면산장 살인사건' 연극으로 재탄생" [Reborn as a play by the Japanese novelist Keigo Higashino's "Masked Lodge Murder Case] (in Korean). Sports Kyunghyang. Archived from the original on September 22, 2022. Retrieved September 22, 2022 – via Naver.