Actor Kim Soo Hyun‘s star is rising not just in Korea, but in China as well. Hong Kong media have reported that Kim Soo Hyun’s advancement into China is currently under discussion, but his agency has dismissed these reports.
Hong Kong’s HK Channel reported on February 14 that , “Kim Soo Hyun, who is currently enjoying much popularity in China due to ‘Man from the Stars,’ is currently in talks to appear in the movie ’Pao Mo Zhi Xia.’”
According to the report, the Hong Kong production company for “Pao Mo Zhi Xia,” Filmko Pictures, has made made a proposal to Kim Soo Hyun to appear in the movie. The report also added that this may be the directorial debut of Hong Kong actress Carina Lau.
However, Kim Soo Hyun’s agency, Key East, refuted this. “We have not received a proposal. There is also nothing specific under discussion as his next project. We will be able to decide on the next project after the current drama ends.”
Kim Soo Hyun’s SBS drama “Man from the Stars” is being aired almost simultaneously in China, which explains his tremendous popularity.