Who is the most popular Korean Wave star in other countries?
The English website for Korea.com (en.korea.com) announced the ranking for the most popular Korean Wave stars viewed by fans in other countries. The ranking is based on fan club members who have joined Korea.com by October 31, 2011. Including singers and actors, Super Junior ranked first (3,063 members), Jang Keun Suk ranked second (2,303 members), SHINee ranked third (2,138 members), Lee Min Ho ranked fourth (1,972 members), and SNSD ranked fifth (1,924 members).
In the best actor category, Jang Keun Suk ranked first, Lee Min Ho ranked second, Kim Beom ranked third, Hyun Bin ranked fourth, and Park Shin Hye ranked fifth. Jang Keun Suk increased in popularity his TV seriesYou’re Beautiful, aired in Asian countries, including Japan and China. Jang has the highest number of Chinese fans in his fan club from Korea.com.
“Super Junior ranked first, Jang Keun Suk ranked second, and SHINee ranked third for the most popular Korean Wave star in other countries. English website for a Korean portal site announced the ranking based on fan club members who joined the site. Super Junior ranked first with 3,063 members, including singers and actors. They were followed by Jang Keun Suk and SHINee. Lee Min Ho ranked fourth and SNSD ranked fifth. According to the site, most of the members for the site are from the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia. In addition, membership rates from Turkey and Saudi Arabia are increasing as well. Wow, how far will Korean Wave spread?”
So again, congratulations to us all, most especially to the Prince of Asia, JANG KEUN SUK! Kamsahmnida for making our fan club number one. Rest assured, that we will have more in store for all of you as we grow!