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Lee min ho: How he became the ‘global star’ and superstar of k-dramas?

Introduction of Lee min ho:

Lee min ho is a South Korean actor, who earned his popularity all over Asia with his sole lead role-Gu Jun Pyo in boys in flower in the year 2009. His performance and prosperity gained him the title as ‘a top Hallyu star’ and ‘global star’.

Lee min ho attained a lot of appreciation in International business times described Him as the “heartthrob of billions”. Lee obtained the most popular international actor at 12th Chinese fashion and south media international awards in 2013 for the top Hallyu star, Lee amassed prime minister award at 5th Korean popular culture and arts awards and a president award of national. 

In 2015, the Seoul international television drama awarded Lee with the 10th anniversary Hallyu achievement award. Lee has received grand prize twice and three Baeksang arts awards for his acting performance in the movies and various television series.

Lee is the first Korean celebrity to have a wax sculpture made in his image at Madame Tussauds and again in January 2014, another wax figure of lee was unveiled at Madame Tussauds, Hong kong. Lee min ho is known as ‘king of Hallyu’ who is the superstar of k-dramas. Lee min ho became the first Korean celebrity to perform on china’s CCTV Lunar New Year Gala. Lee min ho net worth is estimated around $10 million where lee gets paid for every single appearance in dramas around $58,700.

Early and education of Lee min ho:

Lee min ho was born on 22nd June 1987 in heukseok dong, dongsak-gu, Seoul. His only ambition in childhood is to become a professional football player; even elected for the youth football class of South Korean manager and former experienced player Cha- Bum Kun; after an accident at 5th grade and compelled to settle and end his aspiration for football.

In his second year of high school, he turned to act while doing small parts in some series. He completed majors in film and arts at Konkuk University. After great popularity he has earned, till now lee has never revealed about his family but his old sister, lee Yun Jeong, who is currently working as lee’s manager and one of the CEOs of MYM entertainment.

Lee min ho dating park min young for one year while they both are working for the series city hunter in 2011 and broke up within 6 months in a relationship. Lee truly was in a relationship with bae Suzy for three years and also went to the stage of engagement but after lee went to the military services they both confirmed that the status of their relationship is broken up through their agencies in 2018.

Startup life of Lee min ho:

At first, Lee min ho endorsed ’starhaus entertainment’ and worked for small roles and lately hugely recognised in the drama ’boys over flowers’. In 2011; Lee was globally recognised while casting in an action drama- city hunter. His international popularity gained through the drama ‘the heirs’ in 2014 in which Lee was known all over China. He released two albums where he sang all these songs only to show his love for his fans.

In March 2018, lee min ho was enlisted in the mandatory military services and got discharged in august 2019. Lee made his comeback after the military in the fantasy drama ‘ The king: eternal monarch’ in 2020.

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