Lee Yubi Profile
- Birth Name: 이유진 (Lee Yu Jin)
- Stage Name: 이유비 (Lee Yubi)
- Nationality: South Korean
- Date of Birth: 1990.11.22
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Chinese Zodiac: Horse
- Height: 165 cm (5’41)
- Weight: 45 kg (99.2 lbs)
- Blood Type: B
- Agency: Y Bloom Entertainment
- Personal Social Media: Instagram, Twitter, Fancafe, Youtube
Lee Yubi Facts & TMI
- Lee Yubi was born and grew up in Seoul.
- She is the daughter of actress Kyeon Mi Ri and actor Lim Yeong Kyu.
- Her birth parents divorced in 1993.
- Lee Yubi’s mother remarried businessman Lee Hong Heon. She later legally changed her name to his stepfather’s surname.
- She has a younger sister who is 2 years younger than her, Lee Da In (who is also an actress and Lee Seung Gi’s girlfriend), and a stepbrother who is 6 years younger than her Lee Gi Baek.
- She graduated from Ewha Womans University with a bachelor’s degree in Vocal and Music.
- When she was young, she hated the question if she would be an actress like her mother, so she decided not to be an actor.
- However, as she became interested in musicals, she decided to major in vocal and music from the sixth grade of elementary school to become a musical actor in the future.
- Lee Yoobi passed the MBN sitcom audition despite it was her first acting audition. She then made her debut through MBN’s sitcom ‘Vampire Idol’ in 2011 alongside Kim Woo Bin, Lee So Hyuk, Hong Jong Hyun, and Cheon Woo Hee.
- Lee Yubi’s drama ‘The Innocent Man’ achieved a high viewership rating and she started getting public recognition.
- Her appearance in the drama landed her several advertisement contracts.
- She got her first lead role in 2015’s drama ‘Scholar Who Walks the Night’.
- Her MBTI personality type is ESTP.
- During her early debut days, she hid the fact that she is actress Kyeon Mi Ri’s daughter.
- She suffered waist injury during ‘Scholar Who Walks the Night’ filming that required her to stay in the hospital for 3 weeks. She took quite a long time to recover from the trauma caused by the accident.
- Her mother Kyeon Mi Ri was involved in a stock manipulation scandal in 2016. The scandal put Lee Yubi and her sister Lee Dain’s image in a negative light.
‘The Royal Tailor’ as Royal Concubine Soui (2014)
‘Twenty’ as So Hee (2015)
‘Best Friend’ as Lee Eun Jin (2020)
‘Vampire Idol’ as Yu Bi (MBN/ 2011)
‘The Innocent Man’ as Kang Choco (KBS2/ 2012)
‘Gu Family Book’ as Park Chung Jo (MBC/ 2013)
‘Pinocchio’ as Yoon Yoo Rae (SBS/ 2014)
‘The Scholar Who Walks the Night’ as Jo Yang Sun (MBC/ 2015)
‘Uncontrollably Fond’ as Lee Yu Bi (KBS2/ 2016/ Cameo, episode 4)
’18 Again’ as Han Nan Bi (JTBC/ 2017/ Web series)
‘A Poem a Day’ as Woo Bo Young (tvN/ 2018)
‘Backstreet Rookie’ as Customer with dog (SBS/ 2020/ Cameo, episode 2)
‘Joseon Exorcist’ as Eo Ri (2021/ SBS)
‘The Penthouse: War in Life 3’ as Boss of girl’s juvenile hall torments Joo Seok Kyung (SBS/ 2021/ Cameo, episode 7)
‘Yumi’s Cells’ as Ruby (tvN/ 2021)
‘Hwasin: Controller of the Heart’ (SBS/ 2013/ Guest)
‘Star Face Off’ (SBS/ 2013/ Participant)
‘Hello Counselor’ (KBS2/ 2014/ Guest)
‘Life Bar’ (tvN/ 2018/ Guest)
‘Real Man 300’ (MBC/ 2018/ Cast member)
‘Law of the Jungle in Last Indian Ocean’ (SBS/ 2018/ Cast member)
‘Happy Together 4’ (KBS2/ 2019/ Guest)
‘Radio Star’ (MBC/ 2020/ Guest)
‘Love Interference 3’ (KBS Joy/ 2020/ Guest)
‘Inkigayo’ (SBS/ 2014)
‘Dogs Are Incredible’ (KBS2/ 2019)
‘Follow Me 12’ (FashionTV/ 2019)
‘Celeb Beauty’ (KBS Joy/ 2020)
‘Trend Record 3’ (SBS Plus/ 2021)
‘Reminisce’ by Huh Gak (2013)
‘No More’ by Highlight (2014)
‘Bad Habits’ by Shaun (2019)
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