Lee Soon Jae is a South Korean actor. Lee was born in Hoeryong, North Hamgyeong, now part of North Korea. When he was 4 years old, his family moved to Seoul, where Lee’s grandparents were living. Lee’s grandfather ran a small real estate business, while his father produced and sold soaps. Lee was raised in the neighbourhood of Ahyeon-dong and graduated from Seoul High School and Seoul National University.
Lee also served as a member of National Assembly of South Korea.