Biography

LeE Min Ho

LeE Min Ho

Lee Min Ho (Hangul: 이민호, born June 22, 1987) is a South Korean actor who is best known as ‘Gu Jun Pyo’ the leader of the F4, in the South Korean television series Boys Over Flowers 2009. He started his career in small drama roles in 2006, but he came to prominence with his acting role in Boys Over Flowers. He has subsequently appeared in the 2010 romantic comedy drama Personal Taste and the 2011 action drama City Hunter.

Lee Min Ho was born in Heukseok-dong, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea on June 22, 1987. His family consists of his mother, father, and one older sister. As a young child, Lee Min Ho hoped to become a football (soccer) player, but an injury in the 5th grade of elementary school ended those dreams. However, Lee Min Ho still keeps up with football and mentions Cristiano Ronaldo as his favorite player.

In the 2nd year of his high school career, Lee Min Ho turned his attention to acting. By the time of Lee Min Ho’s senior year in high school he joined Starhaus Entertainment with the help of an acquaintance. After going through training, Min ho started auditioning for roles and landed smaller roles in several television dramas. In 2006, his acting career was put on hold for a year following a serious car accident in which he was badly injured. Childhood friend and fellow actor Jung Il Woo was also injured in the accident. His major breakthrough came in 2009 with Min Ho landing the lead role of Gu Jun-pyo in the KBS2 drama Boys Over Flowers, the Korean adaptation of the popular Japanese television drama Hana Yori Dango, which was based on the popular Shōjo manga, Boys Over Flowers (花より男子 Hana Yori Dango). The television series and its actors became immensely popular throughout Asia, and the show regularly received ratings of over 30% in South Korea. Lee Min Ho is majoring in Film & Art at Konkuk University. In 2011, he starred in the hit action drama City Hunter, which became the number one drama in its time slot, reaching 18% ratings.The show’s popularity throughout Asia has also contributed to Lee Min Ho’s growing popularity in Asia, most notably in China.

Profile:

Name: 이민호 / Lee Min Ho / 李敏鎬 / イ・ミンホ
Birthday: June 22, 1987
Place of Birth: Seoul
Height: 186cm
Weight: 69kg
Shoe Size: 265mm
Blood Type: A
Family: Father, Mother, and Older Sister
Education: Seoul Namsung Elementary
Banpo Middle School
Danggok High School
Gunguk University (Studying Film Arts)
Hobbies: Watching movies, recreational sports, game, and soccer
Favorite Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, 설경구 (Seol Kyung Gu), 김수로 (Kim Su Ro)
Favorite Animal: Puppy
Favorite Color: Black & White
Favorite Food: Meat
Favorite Movie Genre: Thriller
Favorite Singer: 임재범 (Im Jae Bum)
Debut: May 10, 2006 EBS “비밀의교정” (Secret Campus)
Agency: Starhaus Entertainment

 

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