Lee Joongi is a South Korean actor and singer. He started his career as a commercial model in 2001 and rose to fame as Gonggil in The King and the Clown.
Lee Joongi Filmography
|2016||Never Said Goodbye||Park Junho|
|2007||Virgin Snow||Kim Min|
|May 18||Kang Jinwoo|
|2006||Fly, Daddy, Fly||Go Seungseok|
|2005||The King and the Clown||Gonggil|
|2004||Flying Boys||Jang Dongwan|
|The Hotel Venus||Boy|
|2017||Resident Evil: The Final Chapter||Lee|
|Year||Title||Role • EP|
|2020||Flower of Evil||Do Hyunsoo • Baek Heesung|
|2018||Lawless Lawyer||Bong Sangpil|
|2017||Criminal Minds||Kim Hyunjun|
|2016||Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart: Ryeo||Wang So|
|2015||Scholar Who Walks The Night||Kim Sungyeol|
|2014||Gunman In Joseon||Park Yungang • Hanjo|
|2013||Two Weeks||Jang Taesan|
|2012||Arang and the Magistrate||Kim Euno|
|2008||Iljimae||Iljimae • Lee Gyeom • Na Yong|
|2007||Time Between Dog and Wolf||Lee Suhyun • K|
|2005||My Girl||Seo Jungwoo|
|2019||Hotel del Luna||EP03|
|2006||The 101st Proposal||EP01|
Lee Joongi Facts
- He was born in Busan and raised in Changwon.
- He decided to become an actor after watching Hamlet.
- His childhood dream was to become a programmer.
- He is Catholic and his Christian (baptismal) name is Peter.
- Nearly 3000 people auditioned for the role of Gonggil and Joongi passed all 3 rounds of auditions (TMI: the audition process took a month).
- He auditioned for SM Entertainment, but he did not make it.
- Hobby: Jiu-Jitsu
- Role Model: actor Ahn Sungki
- He eats hongsam (Korean red ginseng) for his health.
- He was a member of his high school broadcasting club.
- Mandatory Military Service:
Republic of Korea Army
May 3, 2010 – February 16, 2012
- MBTI: INFP
- Color: black
- Ice Cream Flavor: mint chocolate chip
- Sport: Jiu-Jitsu
(favorite technique: triangle choke)
References: Allure Korea Half & Half Interview, Knowing Bros EP150, 090430 My Daily, July 2020 GQ Korea, November 2020 Arena Homme