Kim Soo Hyun and Lee Min Ho have been revealed to be the most expensive hallyu celebrities in China.
On February 8th, Chinese media announced the booking prices of the current top hallyu stars. According to the report, Kim Soo Hyun and Lee Min Ho are generally receiving around 6 million Hong Kong dollars (approx. 775,000 US dollar) for appearing in one episode.
Reportedly, these figures top off all current hallyu stars active in China. Following on the list marked Jun Ji Hyun for 5 million Hong Kong dollars and Girls’ Generation (8 members) 4 million Hong Kong dollars. Among the members of the Girls’ Generation, Yoona is paid the highest with 1.2 million Hong Kong dollars.
Other than the hallyu stars listed above, Song Ji Hyo, Kwang Soo, and Gary from Running Man have been unveiled to be receiving 8,000 Hong Kong dollars each.