“Running Man,” Park Jin Young, 2PM’s Nichkhun, and BEAST Take Home Trophies at Weibo Awards
On December 7, the “2015 Weibo Night” took place in Beijing, hosted by popular Chinese social networking site Weibo. The annual awards ceremony awards those who have made waves in the fashion, financial, and entertainment spheres in the past year.
Due to the popularity of SBS’s “Running Man” in China, members Song Ji Hyo, Gary, and Lee Kwang Soo took home two trophies in total. Song Ji Hyo and Gary won the “Global Male/Female Artist Award” while Lee Kwang Soo was awarded “Popular Asian Artist of the Year.”
Cube Entertainment group BEAST performed at the ceremony and also took home the award for “Popular Asian Group of the Year.”
On top of these Hallyu stars, many influential Asian celebrities were invited to the event, including Fan Bingbing, Stephen Chow, Jack Ma (the chairman of Alibaba Group), Yao Chen, Lynn Hung, and celebrity couple Michelle Chen and Chen Xiao.
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