In February 2017
December 20, 1992 |
Seoul, South Korea
|Education||Sungshin Women's University - Media Communications|
|Revised Romanization||I Se-yeong|
As she entered her early twenties, Lee also appeared in the television series Adolescence Medley, Missing You and Goddess of Marriage, as well as films Horror Stories 2 and Hot Young Bloods. Lee increasingly got larger roles in music romance drama Trot Lovers and fantasy mystery thriller The Vampire Detective.
2016–present: Rising popularity
Lee gained increased popularity after starring in the family drama The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop (2016), where she received favorable reviews. Her and co-star Hyun Woo were dubbed asThe Ahchoo Couple by fans. Lee also won the Best New Actress award in the television category at the Baeksang Arts Award for her performance.
In 2017, Lee starred in her first leading role in free-to-air TV station with KBS2's youth drama Hit the Top. She was also cast in the web series How Are You Bread alongside Suho of Exo. Lee then starred in the fantasy romantic comedy drama A Korean Odyssey by the Hong sisters, and was praised for her portrayal of three different characters. In 2018, Lee played her first film leading role in mystery thriller Duck Town.
|2004||Dance with Solitude||Young-hee|
|When I Turned Nine||Jang Woo-rim|
|Lovely Rivals||Go Mi-nam|
|2005||My Lovely Week||Jasmine, an aspiring actress||cameo|
|2007||The Wonder Years||Soo-ah|
|2012||All About My Wife||Jang Sung-ki's stalker||cameo|
|Grape Candy||Female bank customer|
|2013||Horror Stories 2||Se-young||segment: "444"|
|2014||Hot Young Bloods||So-hee|
|1997||The Brothers' River||SBS|
|1998||The Path of the Great Dynasty||Princess Cheongseon||MBC|
|My Mother's Daughters||SBS|
|1999||Did We Really Love?||young Kang Jae-young||MBC|
|Sunday Best "위험한 자장가"||Im Ja-min||KBS2|
|2000||MBC Best Theater "송이야 놀자"||Kang Song-yi||MBC|
|MBC Best Theater
"그, 그녀에게 버림받다"
|Foolish Princes||Yeo Sat-byul|
|2001||I Want to See Your Face||Lee So-dam|
|TV로 보는 원작동화
"Robinson Crusoe in the Classroom"
|My Love Patzzi||young Yang Song-yi||MBC|
|2003||Country Princess||young Lee Eun-hee|
|Land of Wine||young Lee Sun-hee||SBS|
|Drama City "Queen of Disco"||Kang Soo-ji||KBS2|
|Merry Go Round||young Sung Eun-kyo||MBC|
|Dae Jang Geum||young Choi Geum-young|
|2004||Beijing My Love||Jang Na-ra||KBS2|
|2005||HDTV Literature "Sonaki"||Girl|
|Single Again||Lee Soo-jin||SBS|
|Sisters of the Sea||young Song Choon-hee||MBC|
|2006||Unstoppable High Kick!||Lee Se-young
(guest, episode 143)
|2008||Kokkiri (Elephant)||Gook Se-young|
"Yeongdeok Women's Wrestling Team"
|Bachelor's Vegetable Store||Han Tae-in||Channel A|
|2012||Dream of the Emperor||Chun Gwan-nyeo||KBS1|
|Missing You||Han Ah-reum||MBC|
|2013||Goddess of Marriage||Noh Min-jung||SBS|
|Adolescence Medley||Yang Ah-young||KBS2|
|Drama Festival "Haneuljae's Murder"||Mi-soo||MBC|
|2014||Trot Lovers||Park Soo-in||KBS2|
|Plus Nine Boys||Sun-A (cameo)||tvN|
|2016||The Vampire Detective||Han Gyeo-wool||OCN|
|The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop||Min Hyo-won||KBS2|
|2017||Hit the Top||Choi Woo-seung|
|A Korean Odyssey||Jin Bu-Ja / Jung Se-ra / Ah Sa-nyeo||tvN|
|TBA||How Are You Bread||Noh Mi-rae||Naver TV Cast|
|2002||"S.Ⅱ.S (Soul To Soul)"||S.E.S|
|2011||"Don't Touch My Girl"||Boyfriend|
|2014||"If I"||Chung Dong-ha|
|"I Feel on You"||Lee Seung-hwan feat. Lee So-eun|
Awards and nominations
|2004||12th Chunsa Film Art Awards||Best Young Actress||When I Turned Nine||Won|
|3rd Korean Film Awards||Best New Actress||Nominated|
|2005||41st Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress (Film)||Lovely Rivals||Nominated|
|19th KBS Drama Awards||Best Young Actress||Sonaki||Won|
|2016||30th KBS Drama Awards||Best New Actress||The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop||Won|
|Best Couple (with Hyun Woo)||Won|
|2017||53rd Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress (Television)||Won|
|10th Korea Drama Awards||Best New Actress||Nominated|
- Choi, Jun-yong (3 November 2011). "Young celebs get early admits to college for 2011". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- ""Dae Jang Geum" child Lee Se-young is now a grown woman". Hancinema. Nate. 28 September 2011.
- "Lee Se-young grows up fast". Hancinema. Hankyung. 9 September 2012.
- "Life's Little Melodramas at Age 9". Hancinema. The Korea Times. 25 March 2004.
- Yang, Sung-jin (16 November 2004). "Young-teen actresses strut innocent looks on screen". The Korea Times via Hancinema. Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- Lee, Hyo-won (14 June 2007). "Wonder Explores Nostalgic Realm of Teen Years". The Korea Times. Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- Kim, Kyu Hyun. "The Wonder Years". Koreanfilm.org. Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- "'Teenage Medley', Three Keywords for Fun Viewing". KBS Global. 12 July 2013.
- Ho, Stewart (29 October 2012). "Lee Se Young Joins Cast of MBC's I Miss You as Park Yoo Chun's Half Sister". enewsWorld. Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- "[bnt photo] Lee Se young, I'm not a child actress anymore!". BNT News. 25 June 2013.
- An, So-hyoun (11 May 2013). "Child Actors are Coming to the Big Screen: Lee Hyun Woo, Lee Se Young and Jeong In Sun". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 2013-06-03.
- "Run screaming from this film". The Korea Times. 12 June 2013.
- "Lee Se-yeong to star in "Hot Young Bloods"". Hancinema. enews24. 29 July 2013.
- "'Lover of Trot' cast announced". Korea JoongAng Daily. 20 May 2014.
- "New behind cuts of actress Lee Se Young unleashed". Star News. 15 July 2014.
- "Lee Joon, Lee Se Young, and Oh Jung Sae Will Star in OCN Drama "Vampire Detective"". Koogle. 17 September 2015.
- "Actress Lee Se-young Eager to Move Career Forward". The Chosun Ilbo. 4 March 2017.
- "Creating the perfect on-screen love : Actors Hyun Woo and Lee Se-young on life as the 'Ahchoo Couple'". Korea JoongAng Daily. 10 March 2017.
- "'Guardian,' 'The Handmaiden' win big at Baeksang Awards". The Korea Herald. 4 May 2017.
- "Lee Se-yeong to star in "The Best Hit"". Hancinema. Star News. 29 March 2017.
- "Lee Se-young to be Suho's girlfriend on 'How Are You Bread'". Kpop Herald. 19 April 2016.
- "Lee Se-yeong to join tvN's "Hwayugi"". Hancinema. 18 October 2017.
- "이세영, 화유기→수성못…20대 대표 '믿보배' 활약 이어간다". 10Asia (in Korean). 6 March 2018.
- "'화유기' 이세영, 이번엔 영화다..'수성못' 4월 개봉". Star News (in Korean). 16 February 2018.
- "When I Turned Nine unexpected winner of Chunsa Film Art Awards". Korean Film Council. 25 November 2004. Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- "[2016KBS연기대상] 대상은 '태양의후예' 송중기·송혜교, 다관왕은 '구르미'(종합)". eToday (in Korean). 31 December 2016.
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