Lee Pil-mo

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Lee Pil-mo
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Lee Pil-mo in 2016
Born (1974-06-26) June 26, 1974 (age 48)
Seoul, South Korea
Years active1999–present
AgentPS Entertainment
Seo Soo-yeon
(m. 2019)
Korean name
Revised Romanization I Pil-mo
McCune–Reischauer I P'ilmo

Lee Pil-mo (born June 26, 1974) is a South Korean actor. [1]


Personal life

In December 2018 K-star Entertainment announced that Lee, who was in an onscreen relationship with the interior designer Seo Soo-yeon on TV Chosun's dating show Taste of Love, would be getting married in Spring 2019. [2] [3] [4]

On February 9, 2019, Lee married Seo Soo-yeon in a private ceremony. All four on-screen brothers from the 2009 KBS drama My Too Perfect Sons were present at the wedding. Actor Son Hyun-joo was the main host of the wedding while Ji Chang-wook and Han Sang-jin were present as well. [5] Lee and his wife welcomed their first child, a son, on August 14, 2019. [6] In February 2022, his wife posted on SNS that his wife was pregnant with their second child, due for delivery in August 2022. [7]


Television series

2004Sister-in-Law and Brother-in-LawChoi Seung-woo
MBC Best Theater "Love... Stands on the Slopes"Ahn Seung-woo
2005 Drama City "Everybody, Cha Cha Cha"Lee Dong-joon
Drama City "Go Go Wedding Night"Kang Bong-soo
2006MBC Best Theater "The Taste of Others"Seo Yoo-jin
The King of HeadbuttsDoctor
Drama City "Shocking Marriage"Jang Hyuk
Drama City "The 108 Men I've Met"Sung Jin-woo
As the River FlowsPark Jong-tae
Here Comes AjummaShim Woo-chan
2007 Golden Era of Daughter-in-Law Jo In-woo
2008 You Are My Destiny Kim Tae-young
2009 My Too Perfect Sons Song Dae-poong
2010 The Woman Who Still Wants to Marry Yoon Sang-woo
Kim Su-ro, The Iron King Seok Tal-hae
2011I Believe in LoveKim Woo-jin
Drama Special "Guardian Angel Kim Young-goo"Kim Young-goo
Lights and Shadows Cha Soo-hyuk
2014 Emergency Couple Gook Cheon-soo
Pinocchio Hwang Gyo-dong
2015 My Heart Twinkle Twinkle Jang Soon-chul
Who Are You: School 2015 Kim Joon-seok
AceGa Hyung-woo
2016 Happy Home Yoo Hyun-gi
Another Oh Hae-young Park Do-kyung's father in flashbackCameo
2019 Haechi Han Jeong Seok [8]
2020 Once Again Lee Hyun
2021 The King's Affection Ye-jong [9]
2023 Destined With You [10]

Web series

2022 Work Later, Drink Now Han Ji-yeon's fatherCameo, Season 2 [11]


1999 Shiri North Korean special forces 8th corps
2003ArirangYoon Hyeon-gu
2004 Dance with the Wind "Handsome"
2010 Lady Daddy Min-kyu
2011Secrets, ObjectsDuplicator/Homeless person
2013Superman Kang Bo-sangKang Bo-sang
TBADial Girl LEDIEEMonster No. 17; short film [12]

Variety show

2003Good Night Tonight MBC
2013Travel the World:
Salaam in Morocco
Law of the Jungle in New Zealand SBSCast member
2014Answer Me with a Song tvN
2018I Live Alone MBC
2018 It's Dangerous Beyond the Blankets MBC Cast Member
2018–present Taste of Love TV Chosun


pre-2003 The Last Empress
Nunsense A-Men
Dancing Dawn
The Threepenny Opera
2004Two Men
Sunday Seoul
2008-2009Really Really Like YouKang Jin-young
2009NamhansanseongOh Dal-je
2013-2014 The Sound of Music Captain Georg von Trapp
2016[Othello] , [The Seoul Moon]
2018-2019The DaysCha Jung-hak

Awards and nominations

YearAwardCategoryNominated workResult
2007 KBS Drama Awards Best Supporting Actor Golden Era of Daughter-in-Law Won
Best New Actor Golden Era of Daughter in Law , Here Comes AjummaNominated
2008 KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Daily Drama You Are My Destiny Won
20097th Korea Visual Arts FestivalPhotogenic Award, TV Actor category My Too Perfect Sons Won
KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial DramaNominated
Best Couple Award with Yoo Sun Won
2012 MBC Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Project Drama Lights and Shadows Nominated
2016 5th APAN Star Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Serial Drama Happy Home Won
2017 MBC Drama Awards Golden Acting Award, Actor in soap operasWon

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