Top Korean Celebrities Loved By International Fans In August 2018

For the month of August, there are some rising stars on “Viki Top Celeb,” a monthly list of top celebrities followed and visited by viewers on the Rakuten Viki site.

Stars of the Viki Original drama “Witch’s Love” are doing well on the chart! VIXX’s Hongbin takes No. 5 among male actors while Yoon So Hee grabs the same spot among female actors.

Hongbin debuted in 2012 with VIXX and went on to begin his acting career in 2014. While he’s currently starring in “Witch’s Love” as a webtoon artist, some of his previous acting credits have included “Wednesday 3:30 p.m.” “What’s With Money?” “Moorim School,” and more.

Yoon So Hee made her acting debut through the 2013 historical drama “The Blade and Petal,” and has since appeared in dramas including “Let’s Eat Season 1,” “My Love Eun Dong,” “Life Risking Romance,” and more.

BTSSuga also enters the Viki Top Celeb chart for the first time, coming in at No. 4! Suga debuted with BTS in 2013, and has gone on to receive recognition not only for his work with the group, but also as a solo artist under the name Agust D and as an award-winning producer.

Meanwhile, RM is August’s Rising Star on the chart. RM has gained acclaim over the years for his talents as the leader of BTS and another driving force behind the group’s albums, and he’s produced music as a solo artist as well as with international acts such as Wale and Fall Out Boy.

Fans of BTS can watch the group in the “BTS Comeback Show” as well as the 2018 Soribada Best K-Music Awards, which is available exclusively on Viki!

Explore more on, and watch the full Viki Top Celeb video below.

You can bring your favorite star to the top by visiting (or downloading the app) and going to their page and following and/or commenting!


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