January 28, 1980 |
Seoul, South Korea
|Education||Kyewon University of Arts and Design|
|Agent||The Jun Entertainment|
|Spouse(s)||Jo Kye-hyun (m. 2010)|
|Revised Romanization||Lee Yoo-ri|
Lee Yoo-ri (Hangul: 이유리; born January 28, 1980) is a South Korean actress and businesswoman. Lee first became known for her role in teen drama series School 4, and subsequently gained popularity with her role in family drama Precious Family (2005). In the recent years, she became known for her role as the antagonist in television drama series Twinkle Twinkle (2011) and Jang Bo-ri is Here! (2014). She most recently starred in My Father is Strange (2017).
In 2014, Lee won the Grand Prize at MBC Drama Awards, gaining 385,434 (about 54%) out of 712,300 votes sent in by the viewers. She was also ranked in the top five of Gallup Korea's "Actor of the Year", climbing to the second place just behind Kim Soo-hyun.
Lee Yoo-ri met her husband, a missionary theologist, through bible study in 2008. They started dating in 2009 and married in September, 2010.
|2018||Hide and Seek||Min Chae-rin||MBC|||
|2017||Unni is Alive||Yeon Min-jeong (Cameo)||SBS||Episode 64|
|Ms. Perfect||Lee Jung-soon/ Lee Yoo-ri (Cameo)||KBS||Episode 1, 18|
|Strongest Deliveryman||Yoon Hwa-young (Cameo)||Episode 10, 11|
|My Father Is Strange||Byun Hye-young|||
|2016||Honey, I am Sorry||Xia Churong||Chinese drama|
|Drama Special "Pinocchio's Nose"||Yoon Da-jung||KBS2|||
|Another Oh Hae-young||Park Do-kyung's mother (Young)(Cameo)||tvN||Episode 10|
|The Promise||Lee Na-yeon/Baek Do-hee||KBS|||
|2015||Super Daddy Yeol||Cha Mi-rae||tvN|||
|2014||MBC Drama Festival||Radio DJ||MBC||Episode "Guitar and Hot Pants"|
|Jang Bo-ri is Here!||Yeon Min-jung|||
|2013||Your Lady||Lee Eun-soo/Oh Yoo-jung||SBS|||
|2012||Blue Tower||Kim Yoo-ri||tvN||Cameo appearance (Episode 44 of Season 2)|
|Ice Adonis||Seol Yeon-hwa|||
|2011||My Daughter the Flower||The cafe owner||SBS||Cameo appearance (Episode 1)|
|Twinkle Twinkle||Hwang Geum-ran||MBC|||
|2010||Daring Women||Ji Soon-young||SBS|||
|2008||I Love You, Don't Cry||Jo Mi-soo||MBC|||
|Mom's Dead Upset||Na Young-mi||KBS2|||
|2006||Invincible Parachute Agent||Kang Eun-hyuk's past lover||SBS||Cameo appearance (Episode 1)|
|Love and Ambition||Park Sun-hee|||
|2005||Young-jae's Golden Days||Joo Eun-jae||MBC|||
|2004||Precious Family||Ahn Seong-mi||KBS2|
|Yellow Handkerchief||Na Mi-ryeong||KBS1|
|2002||MBC Best Theater||Su-jin||MBC||Episode "Being a Mom Is Burdensome"|
|Loving You||Jo Soo-kyung||KBS2|
|2001||This Is What Love Is||Oh Yoon-a|
|Empress Myeongseong||Empress Sunmyeong|||
|School 4||Park Seo-won|||
|1999||Hur Jun||One of the court maids||MBC||Pre-debut (extra role)|
|MBC Best Theater|
|2005||Friendly and Harmonious|
|2007||"All I Need Is Your Love"||Baek Ji-young||The Sixth Miracle|||
|2004||"Tonight"||Hong Kyung-min||Listen and Repeat|
|2002||"You Touched My Heart"||Sung Si-kyung||Melodie D'Amour|||
|2018||Single Wife Season 2||SBS||Host|||
|2017||Single Wife Season 1||SBS||Host|||
|2017||KBS Drama Awards||KBS2||Host|||
|2014||MBC Gayo Daejejeon||MBC||Host|
|2014-2015||Quiz to Change the World||Host (Episode 274-283)|||
|2013||Bright Solutionists||Channel A||Host|
|2012||Food Essay||O'live TV|
- "I Remember My Heart" (2012)
|2011||Goodwill Ambassador for Ministry of Unification||Ministry of Unification|||
|Goodwill Ambassador for Good People||Good People|
|2008||Goodwill Ambassador for 3rd Seoul Christianity Film Festival||Seoul International Agape Film Festival|
|Goodwill Ambassador for Seoul Metro||Seoul Metropolitan Subway Corporation|
Awards and nominations
|2017||KBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress||My Father is Strange||Won|||
|Best Couple with Ryu Soo-young||Won|
|Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Nominated|
|Netizen Award - Female||Nominated|
|Brand of the Year Awards||Actress of the Year||Won|||
|SBS Entertainment Awards||Best Entertainer Award||Single Wife||Won|||
|2016||KBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress||The Promise||Nominated|
|Excellence Award, Actress in a Daily Drama||Won|||
|2015||51st Paeksang Arts Awards||Best Actress (TV)||Jang Bo-ri is Here!||Nominated|
|Seoul Arts College||SAC Art Award||N/A||Won|
|Asia Influential Awards||Prize for Most Attractive Actress||Jang Bo-ri is Here!||Won|
|2014||MBC Drama Awards||Grand Prize / Daesang
(Determined through viewer's votes)
|Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Nominated|
|Popularity Award, Actress||Nominated|
|3rd APAN Star Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Nominated|
|2011||4th Korea Drama Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Twinkle Twinkle||Won|||
|MBC Drama Awards||Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama||Won|||
|2010||SBS Drama Awards||Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Weekend/Daily Drama||Daring Women||Nominated|
|2006||Queen of Tears||Love and Ambition||Won|
|2002||KBS Drama Awards||Best New Actress||Loving You||Won|
|2001||Best Young Actress||School 4||Won|
- "Lee Yoo-ri Poised to Emerge as Next-Generation 'Hallyu' Star". Hancinema. KBS World. May 11, 2005.
- "'MBC Drama Awards' Lee Yoo-ri received Grand Award for 'Jang Bo-ri Is Here!'". Hancinema. Hankooki. December 30, 2014.
- "Lee Kyung Gyu and Lee Yuri Win Big at SBS and MBC Awards". Mwave. January 2, 2015.
- "Kim Soo-hyun, Lee Yu-ri Named Most Memorable Actors". The Chosun Ilbo. December 23, 2014.
- "Lee Yoo-ri and Kim Soo-kyum co-CEO, 'Miss Today' 80 thousand visitors in one day". Hancinema. Nate. March 28, 2011.
- "Lee Yoo-ri's shopping mall sales... "Jackpot"". Hancinema. Nate. May 30, 2011.
- "Actress Lee Yu-ri gets married". 10Asia. September 7, 2010.
- Orion, Vasia (May 17, 2018). "[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Lee Yoo-ri and Song Chang-eui Team Up for "Hide and Seek - Drama"". Orion's Daily Ramblings. HanCinema. Retrieved June 4, 2018.
- "No More Typecast Roles as Lee Yu-ri Shows Her Range". The Chosun Ilbo. April 22, 2017.
- "Korea or China? Lee Yoo-ri's happy concern". Hancinema. Sports Donga. December 3, 2015.
- "[현장] '피노키오의 코' 이유리 "'왔다 장보리' 넘고 싶다"". Hankook Ilbo (in Korean). November 25, 2016.
- "Lee Yoo-ri comes back to KBS for the first time in 8 years with "Heaven's Promise"". Hancinema. TV Report. December 17, 2015.
- "Lee Yuri on the screen! [The Promise]". KBS World. February 17, 2016.
- "Forget the villain: Lee returns as doting mom in new rom-com". The Korea Herald. March 11, 2015.
- "Villain role launches a star". Korea JoongAng Daily. 31 October 2014.
- "Lee Yoo-ri "Acting has become more natural"". Hancinema. Nate. February 4, 2013.
- "Lee Yoo-ri cast for "Yellow Boots"". Hancinema. Nate. January 8, 2012.
- "Actress Lee Yu-ri's Song Picks". 10Asia. August 5, 2011.
- "이유리, "밝고 당돌한 5차원 여자로 변신"". Nocutnews (in Korean). February 24, 2010.
- "'사랑해 울지마' 이유리 "주연으로서 부담은 없다"". 10Asia (in Korean). November 3, 2008.
- Mee-yoo, Kwon (January 29, 2008). "3 New Weekend Dramas to Air". The Korea Times.
- "'사랑과 야망'의 '착한 선희'로 주목받은 이유리". Woman Donga (in Korean). December 4, 2006.
- "「영재의 전성시대」은재 역 이유리 인터". iMBC (in Korean). November 15, 2005.
- "이유리, 과거 사극 출연 화제 '청초 미녀 등극'". JoongAng Ilbo (in Korean). April 4, 2011.
- "Which Top Stars Starred in the School Series?". Hancinema. July 23, 2017.
- "Bunshinsaba: Ouija Board". Variety. August 8, 2004.
- Lee, Kyu-rim (September 7, 2007). "송창의, 백지영 뮤비로 느와르 연기 도전 ("Song Chang-eui Challenges Noir Acting Through Baek Ji-young's MV")". My Daily (in Korean).
- "성시경 "뮤비에서 키스신 호흡 신인여배우들, 모두 스타 돼" 이름 들어보니 '헉' ("Sung Si-kyung Says "All of the Rookie Actresses with Whom I Filmed Kiss Scenes in My Music Videos Became Stars"")". TV Report (in Korean). September 28, 2011.
- "SBS Single Wife S2 Cast". SBS. 2018.
- "SBS Single Wife S1 Cast". SBS. 2017.
- "KBS Drama Awards names emcees". Korea JoongAng Daily. December 30, 2017.
- "Lee Yoo-ri to host "Quiz to Change the World"". Hancinema. Nate. October 29, 2014.
- "노란 복수초 OST Part 1 : 네이버 뮤직" (in Korean). Retrieved October 27, 2014.
- 이유리 :: 네이버 인물검색 (in Korean). Retrieved October 27, 2014.
- "KBS Drama Awards 2017: Kim Young Chul, Chun Ho Jin share grand prize; complete winners list". International Business Times. January 1, 2018.
- "[공식] 방탄·공유·이유리·나영석, '2017 올해의 브랜드 대상' 선정". My Daily (in Korean). August 4, 2017.
- "SBS Entertainment Awards 2017 complete winners list: My Ugly Duckling wins big". International Business Times. December 31, 2017.
- "Winners of the 2016 KBS Drama Awards". Asia Pacific Daily. January 3, 2017.
- "Hyeon Bin, Ha Ji-won, "Secret Garden" take Korea Drama Awards Grand Prize". Hancinema. Nate. October 2, 2011.
- ""The Greatest Love" snags 7 honors at 2011 MBC Drama Awards". 10Asia. January 2, 2012.
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- Official website (in Korean)
|Awards and achievements|
|MBC Drama Awards - Grand Prize (Daesang)
|MBC Drama Awards - PD Award
|MBC Drama Awards - Excellence Award, Actress in a Serial Drama
|Korea Drama Awards - Best Supporting Actress
Hong Soo-hyun, Kim Min-sun
|KBS Drama Awards - Best New Actress
Han Ga-in, Han Ji-hye, Maya
|KBS Drama Awards - Best Young Actress