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Byung Hun Lee
1999 - 2020
Jul 12, 1970 in Seoul, South Korea
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In 1991, won a national television talent competition held by KBS in South Korea, which led to his acting debut on the country's television series
Asphalt My Hometown
Was a very popular actor in South Korea who appeared in numerous films and television shows for nearly 20 years before making his Hollywood debut in
GI Joe: The Rise of the Cobra
Has modeled for the designer Karl Lagerfeld in both fashion shows and print ads.
Was named a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF.
Attended the launch of the Unite for Children, Unite Against AIDS campaign for UNICEF in South Korea in 2006.
Delivered a message of hope to victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in 2011 at the request of the Japan Committee for UNICEF.
In 2012, became one of the first two Koreans to leave his hand and foot prints outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood alongside fellow actor Ahn Sung-Ki.
Won the award for Best Foreign Actor at the 9th Huading Awards in Hong Kong.
Became the first Korean person to present at the Academy Awards in 2016.
Is the founder of BHNC, a fashion line that specializes in hats, scarves and other accessories.