As a young child, Lee Min-Ho hoped to become a football soccer player, but an injury in the 5th grade of elementary school ended those dreams. In the 2nd year of his high school career, Lee Min-Ho turned his attention to acting. By the time of Lee Min-Ho's senior year in high school he joined Starhaus Entertainment with the help of an acquaintance. After going through training, Min-ho started auditioning for roles and landed smaller roles in several television dramas. His co-star in the drama was Park Min-Young.