Lea Min Ho is a South Korean actor, singer, and model. He has a lot of fans following worldwide. His followers are mostly from the United States, France, Canada, Spain, Australia, and Italy. He is considered among the top Hallyu stars. He gained widespread fame in Korea and some parts of Asia when he played the role of Gu Ju-Pyo In Boys Over Flowers in 2009.
His net worth his estimated to $10 million. As per sources, he is being paid around $58,700 for every appearance in dramas. At his age, he is one of the expensive actors.
Early Life Of Lea Min Ho –
He was born June 22, 1987, in Heukseok- dong, Dongjak-gu, Seoul. He wanted to be a professional footballer and he was selected for the youth football class of South Korea Manager and a former professional player. An injury during his 5th grade of elementary school put an end to his football career. In 2nd year of high school, he turned into acting. He studied major in films and art at Konkuk University. When he was in his senior year he signed with ‘Starhaus Entertainment’.
Career Life Of Lee Min Ho –
In his initial days, he had to struggle to get a foothold. He performed several trivial roles in Television Productions which include Romance, Nonstop 5, and Recipe of Love. At one point in time, he started using a stage name Lee Min which he dropped latter. He again started using his original name. His official debut role has marked by the character Park Du-Hyun in the Secret Campus (2006). The same year he met with a car accident that kept him in bed for several months.
After he recovered he got the staring role of Cha Gong-chan Mackerel Run (2007). The series got very low viewers so the number of episodes, reduced. While working on television production like ‘I Am Sam’ (2007) and ‘Get Up’ (2008) he got a chance in the film.
Some of his notable television production and films include I Am Sam, Get Up, Public enemy, Another Public Enemy, Public Enemy Returns, Gangnam Blues, Bounty Hunters, The Heirs, Boys Over Flowers, Faith, etc.
Personal Life Of Lee Min Ho –
He has an elder sister who is the CEO of his current agency MYM Entertainment. Also, He had a romantic relationship with South Korean actresses, Kim Hee Sun, and Park Min-young. He also dated South Korean singer, Bae Suzy in 2015.