In Joseon Dynasty, immaculately dressed in scholarly robes, the young
nobleman Kim Sung-ryeol lives as a vampire to keep his promise to his
friends. When Sung-ryeol still was a human, he found out about the
vampire Gwi who sits above the King deciding the next royal line and has
resurrected as a vampire trying to fight against Gwi. And now, he is
living as a guardian vampire fighting against the evil vampire without
losing his human nature.
Also called "The Scholar Walking at Night" and "Bameul Geotneun
Runtime: 70 minutes
The Scholar Who Walks the Night - Lee Soo-hyuk - Netflix
Lee Soo-hyuk (Hangul: 이수혁; born Lee Hyuk-soo on May 31, 1988) is a
South Korean model and actor.
The Scholar Who Walks the Night - Career - Netflix
Born Lee Hyuk-soo, he debuted as a model in designer Jung Wook-jun's
Lone Costume fashion show in 2006. He walked down the runways of the
nation's famous fashion brands including General Idea and Song Zio, and
did cover shoots for several renowned fashion magazines such as GQ,
Bazaar and Elle. After appearing in music videos of girl groups Gavy NJ
and 2NE1 in 2009 and 2010, he expanded his career into acting. Using the
stage name Lee Soo-hyuk, his credits include the television series White
Christmas (2011), What's Up (2011), Vampire Idol (2011-2012) and Shark
(2013). He also appeared in the films The Boy from Ipanema (2010),
Runway Cop (2012), and Horror Stories 2 (2013). Lee was mentioned in the
online fashion magazine Style Minutes as one of the “13 Top Breakout New
Male Faces” during the 2013 Fall/Winter London and Paris fashion weeks.
In 2014, Lee signed with Star J Entertainment, leaving his former agency
SidusHQ. He then starred as the second male lead in the cable romantic
comedy series High School King of Savvy and Valid Love (both from tvN).
In 2015, Lee was cast in the period vampire romance Scholar Who Walks
the Night, based on the webtoon of the same title. In 2016, Lee played
secondary roles in OCN's espionage drama Local Hero, MBC's romantic
comedies Lucky Romance and Sweet Stranger and Me. In March 2017, Lee
joined YG Entertainment. On August 10, 2017 Lee began his mandatory
military service. After the basic military training he will continue his
service as a public service officer for two years.
The Scholar Who Walks the Night - References - Netflix