Ma Dong-seok - Biography
Last Modified: Dec 31, 2020
|Nick Name:||Don Lee|
|Best Known For:||Eternals (film)|
|Net Worth:||Under Review|
|Born on :||March 1, 1971 (age 49)|
|Birth Name /
|Birth Place:||South Korea|
|Nationality:||American, South Korean|
|Marital Status:||In Relationship|
|Girlfriend Name:||Ye Jung-hwa|
|Height:||1.78 meter (5 feet 10 inch)|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Who is Ma Dong-seok?
Ma Dong-seok is an actor by profession and American, Korean by nationality. He is best known for his role in the 2016 South Korean film Train to Busan and in the 2021 Marvel Comics film Eternals.
Ma Dong-seok – Age, Parents, Siblings
Ma Dong-seok’s birth took place on March 1, 1971, in South Korea. His full name is Lee Dong-seok and another name is Don Lee. Not much is known about his mother, father or what his parents did for a living. Although not much has been shared about his early life, he has mentioned that he has a nephew, the son of his brother/sister.
Ma Dong-seok hold his nephew (Image: Instagram- posted May 2017)
The educational history of Ma Dong-seok is not made clear. His ethnicity is Korean. He became an American citizen at 19 following his family’s emigration to the USA.
Ma Dong-seok – Girlfriend, Relationship
Ma Dong-seok started dating Ye Jung-hwa, a sports reporter and media personality, in 2016. His girlfriend is 17 years his junior.
Ma Dong-seok – Career
He was a trainer of MMA.
Dong-seok began his career as an actor in 2005. His first roles were in the films Heaven's Soldiers (2005), The Moonlight of Seoul (2008), Take Off (2009), Midnight FM (2010), The Unjust (2010), etc. He also has appearances in the episode(s) of the TV series H.I.T (2007), Robber (2008), Swallow the Sun (2009), Dr. Champ (2010), to name a few.
Other films in which Ma Dong-seok has starred include Perfect Game (2011), Dancing Queen (2012), The Neighbor (2012), Rockin' on Heaven's Door (2013), Marriage Blue (2013), The Royal Tailor (2014), Deep Trap (2015). Finally in 2016, his role of Sang-hwa in the film Train to Busan is considered his breakthrough role. His following film roles were in the films The Outlaws (2017), Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days (2018), Ashfall (2019), and in the Marvel Comic film Eternals (2021).
Ma Dong-seok’s other TV series appearances are in Me Too, Flower! (2011), Bad Guys (2014), Sense8 (2015), Squad 38 (2016), etc. Overall he has starred in 55 films and 11 TV series.
Ma Dong-seok in Train To Busan (Image: The Playlist)
On the set of Eternals, Ma Dong-seok has worked alongside Lauren Ridloff, Lia McHugh, Haaz Sleiman.
Ma Dong-seok – Awards, Nominations
Ma Dong-seok has won Baeksang Arts Awards (2013), Golden Egg Awards (2018), and earned nominations for Blue Dragon Film Awards (2012), Blue Dragon Film Awards (2016), Chunsa Film Art Awards (2017), Baeksang Arts Awards (2018), etc.
Ma Dong-seok – Net Worth, Salary
The net worth and annual salary of Dong-seok is not known.
Ma Dong-seok – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Ma Dong-seok is active on Instagram and Twitter but seems to be absent from Facebook.
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