Today is the birthday of Korean drama king Lee Min-ho. His latest romance series The King: Eternal Monarch was one of the highest viewed drama overseas. On streaming platform Netflix, it was among the top 10 most-viewed programme in the region during its run, including in Singapore and Malaysia.
Meanwhile, his social media accounts are flooded with messages from fans across the world. The 32-year-old actor has huge following in social media. Lee is the most followed Korean actor across his various social media platforms, which comes to around 65 million. He has 17.4 million followers on Facebook, 16.7 million followers on Instagram, 2.9 million followers on Twitter and 28.6 million on Chinese microblogging site Weibo, The Star reports.
Min-ho came with The King: Eternal Monarch after his military training came to an end. He was one of the frontrunners for the 56th Baeksang Arts Awards as well.
According to Today Online, Min-ho and Hyun Bin, another Korean popular actor, reside in the same high-riser in Seoul, making them neighbours. It is no secret that Min-ho has an abode in Mark Hills, an upscale development situated in Heukseok-dong neighbourhood in Seoul.