Will Yun Lee is an emerging talent on both the big and small screens. Lee was featured in PEOPLE MAGAZINE’S 50 Most Beautiful and 25 Sexiest Men Alive issues, and was named one of STAR SUMMIT ASIA’S NEW FACES at the Pusan Film Festival.
Lee currently recurs as Sang Min on the CBS hit HAWAII 5-0. In 2012-2013, Columbia Pictures Colin Farrel starrer Total Recall, MGM’s Red Dawn opposite Chris Hemsworth, Asian Films Far Away Eyes, Lost for Words and dance flick COBU with Korean sensation Boa and Dancing with the Stars Derek Hough will hit theaters.
Lee also starred in the critically acclaimed HBO/BBC film TSUNAMI: THE AFTERMATH alongside Tim Roth, Sophie Okenedo, Toni Collette and Chiewetel Ejiofor, as well as the Emmy Nominated F/X Mini-Series THIEF. His past feature credits include the MARVEL action flick ELEKTRA, with Lee playing lead villain opposite Jennifer Garner, as well as the 007 BOND franchise DIE ANOTHER DAY and TORQUE for Warner Bros.
Lee was born in Arlington, Virginia, to parents recently emigrated from Korea. He was raised by both immediate and extended family and moved often, exposed to life on the tough Bronx streets and idyllic Hawaiian beaches. By his teens he was living in the San Francisco area with his father, a Korean Tae Kwon Do Grandmaster. Lee also became an accomplished martial artist and won an athletic scholarship to the University of California at Berkeley.