It was recently revealed that Jun Ji Hyun is the highest paid celebrity in South Korea. Although it comes as no surprise, given her lengthy resume, you might be shocked to find out just how much she earns.
On September 3, 2021, celebrity news show, Entertainment Live, reported that she’s currently the top place for most expensive star. It was famously known that she received a hundred million KRW per episode for My Love From The Star. That’s almost 1 million USD per episode!
According to Entertainment Live, her star value has rose so much since then, that she charges anywhere north from 17 hundred million KRW for an appearance now ($14.6 million USD), although it is unspecified if it refers to the entire drama or just an episode.
That’s a lot of money, but we’re sure she’s worth every penny!