Revised Romanization I Mi-yeong
Years active 1979-present
Name Lee Mi-young
Siblings Lee Chang Hun
|Born March 16, 1961 (age 54) (1961-03-16) South Korea|
Family Lee Chang-hoon (older brother)
Spouse Jeon Yeong-Rok (m. ?–1997)
Movies Herb, Madeleine, Oh Dal-ja's Spring, College Students, The Bride Started To Blow The Trumpet, College Screwballs
Children Jeon Boram, Jeon Yu-bin, R.A.M
TV shows Glorious Day, Loving You a Thousan, Mr Back, The Thorn Birds, First Wives' Club
Similar People Jeon Boram, Jeon Yeong‑Rok, Baek Seol‑Hee
Lee Mi-young (born March 16, 1961) is a South Korean actress. Lee was a sophomore at Han Kang Girls' Commercial High School when she joined the Miss Haitai beauty pageant in 1978. She was hired at MBC's 10th Open Recruitment in 1979, and made her acting debut in 1980. Lee retired in 1985 after getting married to singer Jeon Young-rok, but returned to acting in 1991 and continues to be active in television dramas.
Lee and Jeon divorced in 1997. Their two daughters are both singers: Jeon Boram is a member of girl group T-ara, while Jeon Wooram is a member of girl group D-Unit. Lee remarried in 2003 to Keith Johnston, an American music professor at University of Maryland University College's Yongsan campus; the couple divorced in 2005.