Lee Dong-wook

1981 - Today

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Lee Dong-wook (Korean: 이동욱; Hanja: 李棟旭; born November 6, 1981 ) is a South Korean actor, host, model and entertainer. He is best known for his leading roles in the television dramas My Girl (2005), Scent of a Woman (2011), The Fugitive of Joseon , Hotel King (2014), Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016–2017), Life (2018), Touch Your Heart (2019), Hell Is Other People (2019) and Tale of the Nine Tailed (2020) in the titular role. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lee Dong-wook has received more than 5,407,796 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Lee Dong-wook is the 3,571st most popular actor (down from 3,080th in 2019), the 184th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 86th in 2019) and the 29th most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 5.4M

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  • 59.72

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  • 26

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  • 5.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Lee Dong-wook ranks 3,571 out of 10,030Before her are Hans Moser, Sebastián Rulli, Emily VanCamp, Ron Silver, Peter Krause, and John Callen. After her are Ching Siu-tung, Willi Forst, Zoie Palmer, Ben Chaplin, Betty Hutton, and Elina Bystritskaya.

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Among people born in 1981, Lee Dong-wook ranks 71Before her are Roque Santa Cruz, Tiago Mendes, Maxi Rodríguez, Ben Barnes, Gustavo Dudamel, and Nicky Hayden. After her are Michel Teló, Emilie de Ravin, Zara Tindall, Alessandra Ambrosio, Jennifer Hudson, and Willy Caballero.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Lee Dong-wook ranks 184 out of 774Before her are Ma Dong-seok (1971), Chang Taek-sang (1893), BoA (1986), Ahn Jung-hwan (1976), Song Seung-heon (1976), and IU (1993). After her are Park Shin-hye (1990), Won Bin (1977), Choi Ji-woo (1975), Choi Jin-sil (1968), Ji Chang-wook (1987), and So Ji-sub (1977).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Lee Dong-wook ranks 29Before her are Kai (1994), Bae Yong-joon (1972), Park Min-young (1986), Yunjin Kim (1973), Ma Dong-seok (1971), and Song Seung-heon (1976). After her are Park Shin-hye (1990), Won Bin (1977), Choi Ji-woo (1975), Choi Jin-sil (1968), Ji Chang-wook (1987), and So Ji-sub (1977).

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