Korean Actor Lee Sun-kyun Filmotography


South Korean actor Lee Sun-kyun, acclaimed for his role in the Oscar-winning film "Parasite," has been found dead in his car in Seoul at the age of 48 while under investigation for alleged illegal drug use. Police suspect suicide as the cause of death. Lee had been questioned multiple times in a drug investigation, with his recent arrest on December 23 lasting 19 hours. Despite negative drug tests, he claimed to have been tricked and blackmailed into drug use. One man and one woman have been arrested in connection to the case. Lee's family opted against an autopsy, and a quiet funeral is planned. Various entertainment events in South Korea have been canceled following the actor's sudden death.

Lee Sun-kyun was a prominent South Korean actor born on March 2, 1975, and he passed away on December 28, 2023. Widely recognized for his versatile acting skills, Lee gained international acclaim for his role as Park Dong-ik, the father of the wealthy Park family, in the critically acclaimed and Oscar-winning film "Parasite." Throughout his career, he contributed to various films and television dramas in South Korea. Unfortunately, his life came to a tragic end at the age of 48, amid an investigation into alleged illegal drug use, with the cause of death presumed to be suicide.

Aside from, Parasite, Lee Sun-kyun had a diverse filmography in both movies and TV series. Here are some notable works featuring him:


1. "Oasis" (2002)
2. "Paju" (2009)
3. "The Day He Arrives" (2011)
4. "All About My Wife" (2012)
5. "A Hard Day" (2014)
6. "Love, Lies" (2016)
7. "The Great Battle" (2018)
8. "Parasite" (2019) - Won the Academy Award for Best Picture

TV Series:

1. "Coffee Prince" (2007)
2. "My Sweet Seoul" (2008)
3. "Pasta" (2010)
4. "Golden Time" (2012)
5. "Miss Korea" (2013)
6. "My Mister" (2018)

The circumstances surrounding Lee Sun-kyun's death and any potential impact on his filmography may not be reflected in this information