The March 16 broadcast of MBC’s “Section TV Entertainment Relay” predicted Kim Soo Hyun’s prospective earnings amounts up to 30 billion won (approx. $28 million).
The show reported about Kim Soo Hyun’s popularity in China and his recent appearance on Jiangsu Satellite TV’s variety program, “Super Brain.”
It was reported the actor surpassed the Hallyu king in China, actor Lee Min Ho, with his popularity. The production team of “Super Brain” provided Kim Soo Hyun with a private jet in order to have him appear on the show. Furthermore, over 600 security guards escorted him throughout his trip.
The admission tickets to “Super Brain” are free of charge; however, tickets were sold for as high as 5 million won (approx. $4,600) once again confirming Kim Soo Hyun’s popularity in China.