A Korean American film producer who regularly takes well known Asian films and remakes them for American audiences. Examples include The Ring, The Grudge and The Departed. Lee co-owns his production company, Vertigo Entertainment, in Beverly Hills, California with his partner Doug Davison.
Currently, Lee is in various stages of development and production on a number of projects, including The Strangers (a suspense thriller starring Liv Tyler and Scott Speedman), Quarantined (a horror thriller starring Jennifer Carpenter, Jay Hernandez and Columbus Short and directed by John Dowdle), A Tale of Two Sisters (a horror thriller), Shutter, and a remake of the paranormal thriller The Eye (starring Jessica Alba). He worked as executive producer of the Uruguay short film Panic Attack!, alongside Doug Davison, directed is the movie from Indie filmmaker Fede Alvarez. In January 2010 was announced that he will produced the Thriller The Voices. Lee will produce the film adaption of Monsterpocalypse. He will also produce the new American Godzilla movie by Legendary Pictures set for release in 2012.