SBS’s historical drama “Scarlet Heart: Goryeo” has been watched over one billion times on the Chinese streaming site Youku!
On September 21, “Scarlet Heart: Goryeo” reached one billion views in total for all the episodes aired so far on Youku, the largest streaming site in Asia.
Lee Joon Gi stars in the drama as the fourth prince Wang So, and has been acclaimed for his acting in the series. His popularity within China right now is illustrated by the fact that he tops the list as the Korean actor who’s currently the most searched for on Weibo.
On September 21, Lee Joon Gi posted a still of himself from the show as well as a Chinese poster to Instagram, writing in English as the caption, “Thank you 1 billion angels!! Love you all.”