Lee Sung-kyung is a multi-talented South Korean actress, model, and singer whose career has soared since she made her debut in the entertainment industry in 2013. She has gone on to appear in numerous films and television shows, and to star in many music videos. Her popularity and success has only grown since then, and she has become one of South Korea’s most beloved and respected stars. Here is a look at Lee Sung-kyung’s remarkable journey.
## Entering the Modeling World
Lee Sung-kyung started her career in the world of fashion by entering and winning the 2011 Seoul Fashion Week Model Audition. That same year, she signed a contract with YGKPlus and made her runway debut at the Seoul Fashion Week 2012 S/S. Lee Sung-kyung then proceeded to walk on the runway for numerous shows and has since become one of the top models in the country.
## Achieving Breakthrough Success
Lee Sung-kyung achieved her breakthrough success when she starred in the 2015 hit television drama series ‘It’s Okay, That’s Love’. Her role as the lead female protagonist earned her a nomination for Best New Actress at the 34th MBC Drama Awards, and kickstarted her acting career.
## Exploring the World of Acting
After her success in ‘It’s Okay, That’s Love’, Lee Sung-kyung decided to explore the world of acting and starred in the television series ‘Cheese in the Trap’ (2016) and ‘Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo’. She also debuted in the film industry in 2016, with the film ‘The Beauty Inside’.
## Entering the Realm of TV and Film
Lee Sung-kyung branched out into the realm of television and film with roles in the films ‘Love Forecast’ (2015) and ‘My Annoying Brother (2016)’, as well as the television series ‘Doctors’ (2016), ‘My ID Is Gangnam Beauty’ (2018) and ‘Romance Is A Bonus Book’ (2019).
## Proving Her Versatility
Lee Sung-kyung has proven her versatility by taking on a variety of roles in television, films, and music videos. She has played a range of characters from a young and spirited student to a woman struggling with mental health issues, displaying her amazing acting range and depth.
## Demonstrating her Range
Lee Sung-kyung has also taken on a series of music videos, performing in PSY’s ‘New Face’ (2017), Seo Taiji’s ‘Christmalo.win’ (2017) and Nucksal’s ‘My Friend’ (2018). In each video, she demonstrated her range by playing a variety of characters and exploring different themes.
## Reaping Awards and Accolades
Lee Sung-kyung’s hard work and dedication have paid off, and she has received numerous awards and accolades for her performances. She won the Baeksang Arts Award for Most Popular Actress for her role in ‘My ID Is Gangnam Beauty’ (2018), and was nominated for the same award in 2019 for her performance in ‘Romance Is A Bonus Book’.
## Working with Influential Directors
Lee Sung-kyung has also had the honour of working with some of the most influential directors in the industry. She has starred in films directed by Lee Byung-heon and Kim Jee-woon, and in television series directed by Na Young-seok and Kim Dae-jin.
## Taking on the Big Screen
Lee Sung-kyung took on the challenge of appearing in her first big-screen feature film with the 2018 film ‘The Great Battle’. She starred opposite veteran actor Nam Joo-hyuk and played the role of a young and spirited warrior.
## Becoming a Social Media Sensation
Lee Sung-kyung’s popularity and success has made her a social media sensation. She has over 10 million followers on Instagram, and is regularly featured in magazine covers and photoshoots.
## Contributing to Charitable Causes
Lee Sung-kyung has also used her fame and influence to support charitable causes. In 2018, she teamed up with UNICEF and took part in a visit to the Solomon Islands to promote awareness and raise funds for the charity.
## Forging a Promising Future
Lee Sung-kyung has already accomplished a great deal in her career and has forged a promising future for herself. She has already demonstrated her talent and versatility, and it is clear that she has plenty more to offer in the years to come.
Lee Sung-kyung is an exceptional actress and model whose accomplishments and awards are a testament to her talent and commitment. She has achieved remarkable success in a relatively short time, and her star is only set to keep rising.