Hallyu actress Park Shin Hye has over 5 million followers on Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter.
As of February 7 at 9 AM KST, Park Shin Hye’s Weibo attracted 5,406, 667 followers. Through her roles in various dramas including, “You’re Beautiful,” “Fabulous Boys,” and “The Heirs,” the actress is receiving much love and support from fans abroad.
Reaching 5 million followers on Weibo is a first by a Korean actress. Considering “The Heirs” has not yet been officially broadcasted in China, it is predicted the number of followers will increase.
A rep from Park Shin Hye’s agency, S.A.L.T. Entertainment, remarked, “We are thankful to all the fans in China. We believe Park Shin Hye’s effort to connect directly with fans through various SNS sites is reaching fans domestically and internationally.”
Park Shin Hye conducted an Asian tour last year, which was also a first by a Korean actress. She also received the “Popular Foreign Actress Award” at the Chinese Anhui TV Drama Awards.
Meanwhile, Park Shin Hye is preparing to film her new movie, “The Consultant,” co-starring Han Suk Gyu, Go Soo, and Yoo Yeon Suk.