It was reported that Phillip Lee, the actor in the favorite drama “Secret Garden” playing the role of Jong Soo, is the heir to a 2nd generation of chaebol conglomerates.
He graduated from Boston University and is currently preparing for his Master’s degree at the George Washington University.
His father is the president of STG,well-known in the IT industry in the U.S. The company has more than 1,700 employees and branches in 35 countries. His family’s wealth is estimated at 200 billion won (about $173,694,045.32 USD).
In 2005, he returned to Korea to pursue an acting career. His first role was in the hit costume drama “The Legend” in 2007. He was also in the drama “A Man’s Story” along with the late star Park Yong Ha.
[Source: peipei at viki.com]