Ma Dong-seok Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Ma Dong-seok Quick Info
Height5 ft 9 in
Weight85 kg
Date of BirthMarch 1, 1971
Zodiac SignPisces
Eye ColorDark Brown

Ma Dong-seok is a Korean-American actor who is known for his portrayal of a variety of characters in movies and shows like Train to BusanHeaven’s SoldiersThe Moonlight of SeoulThe Bad Guys: Reign of ChaosKundo: Age of the RampantFlower Band, Along With the Gods: The Two WorldsThe Chronicles of EvilSwallow the Sun, Along with the Gods: The Last 49 DaysMe Too, Flower!, and The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil. Moreover, he has won several awards and nominations and has also amassed an impressive fan base on social media as he enjoys more than a million followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Lee Dong-seok

Nick Name

Ma Dong-seok, Don Lee

Ma Dong-seok as seen in a picture in May 2016
Ma Dong-seok as seen in a picture in May 2016 (ItsNEWKorea / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign

Pisces

Born Place

South Korea

Nationality

Korean American

Education

Ma Dong-seok studied at Columbus State University which is a public institution of higher learning located in Columbus, Georgia, United States.

Occupation

Actor

Manager

Ma Dong-seok is represented by The Gersh Agency, Inc., Talent Agency, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, United States.

Ma Dong-seok (Left) as seen while posing for a picture along with Kim Sae-ron and Lee Sang-yeob (Right) in October 2018
Ma Dong-seok (Left) as seen while posing for a picture along with Kim Sae-ron and Lee Sang-yeob (Right) in October 2018 (NewsInStar / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

85 kg or 187.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Ma Dong-seok has dated –

  1. Ye Jung-hwa (2016) – It was speculated that Ma Dong-seok was in a relationship with sports reporter and media personality, Ye Jung-hwa, in 2016. Also, Ma Dong-seok was older than her by 17 years.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian

Ma Dong-seok is of Korean descent.

Ma Dong-seok as seen in November 2016
Ma Dong-seok as seen in November 2016 (KBS VIEW / YouTube / CC BY 3.0)

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Deep-set eyes

Ma Dong-seok as seen while speaking at the 2019 San Diego Comic-Con International in San Diego, California, United States
Ma Dong-seok as seen while speaking at the 2019 San Diego Comic-Con International in San Diego, California, United States (Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Ma Dong-seok Facts

  1. He spent his childhood years in Koren and later his family emigrated to the United States.
  2. Ma Dong-seok was 19 years old when he became an American citizen.
  3. He made his first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Hwang Sang-wook in the period action-comedy film, Heaven’s Soldiers, in 2005. Directed by Min Joon-ki, the lead cast of the movie comprised of actors like Park Joong-hoon and Gong Hyo-jin.
  4. In March 2007, he made his debut TV show appearance by portraying the character of Nam Seong-shik in an episode of the procedural drama series, H.I.T.
  5. He brought to life the role of Ahn Hyuk-mo, an ex-con and loan shark, in the suspense thriller film, The Neighbor, in 2012 and won the 49th Baeksang Arts Award in the “Best Supporting Actor” category while also getting nominated for the 33rd Blue Dragon Film Award as well as the 22nd Buil Film Award in the same category.
  6. Ma Dong-seok was cast as Sang-hwa, who is a tough, working-class man, in the zombie apocalypse action thriller film, Train to Busan, in the year 2016. He co-starred in the movie alongside the likes of Gong Yoo, Jung Yu-mi, Kim Su-an, Kim Eui-sung, Choi Woo-shik, and Ahn So-hee and won the 8th KOFRA Film Award in the “Best Supporting Actor” category in 2017 while he was also nominated for the 37th Blue Dragon Film Award and the 22nd Chunsa Film Art Award.
  7. He starred alongside Yoon Kye-sang in the crime action film, The Outlaws, in 2017 and won an award at the 2nd Korea China International Film Festival in the “Best Actor” category.

Featured Image by ItsNEWKorea / YouTube / CC BY 3.0

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