Thelongestfilm.com – Actor Lee Min Ho. Lee Min Ho still remains the South Korean actor best known to the public. The South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and the Korean Cultural Exchange Promotion Agency conducted a survey in 2022 Regarding the South Korean actors who are most known to the public by asking the public, “Which Korean actor do you like the most at the moment?”
As quoted from News Nate, the results of the survey put Lee Min Ho in first place with 9.1 percent, or around 25 thousand voters. In second place were Gong Yoo (2.7 percent), Hyun Bin (2.4 percent), Song Hye Kyo (2.0 percent), and Lee Jong Suk (1.5 percent). This achievement has maintained by the main cast of the Korean drama The King: Eternal Monarch for five years, namely since the 2018 survey.
Lee Min Ho loved by the public because Boys Over Flowers
Quoting Tatler Asia, global love for Lee Min Ho obtained from the Korean drama Boys Over Flowers, which released in 2009. His role as Goo Joon Pyo also made him one of the highest-paid actors in South Korea.
Lee Min Ho’s fame also reflected in the number of followers he has on social media. Quoting News Nate, followers of his social media accounts on Instagram, Youtube, Facebook, and other social media sites when combined reach 99 million.
In addition, News Nate also reported the participation of The Legend of the Blue Sea players in several world fashion shows. In 2022, he invited to attend New York Fashion Week and Milan Fashion Week. He is also the first South Korean actor to have a wax statue at the Madame Tussauds Museum.
Then quoted from Tatler Asia, regarding the award he received, Lee Min Ho won the Best New Actor at the Baeksang Arts Awards.
Lee Min Ho Started Debut with 1 Sentence
Quoted from Asian Wiki, Lee Min Ho made his debut in the 2002 Korean drama Romance and only appeared in one sentence. Then, Park Min Young’s ex-boyfriend got his first role in 2007 through the drama Mackarel Run with Moon Chae Won.
Lee Min Ho last greeted the public through the drama Pachinko and will compete with Gong Hyo Jin in his latest project this year through the Korean drama When the Stars Gossip.