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Park Min Young’s Weibo Account Flooded with Fans

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2011.10.14 16:48 Mwave Choe, MinJi

As soon as actress Park Min Young set up an Weibo account on October 12, her account was flooded with local fans wanting to get closer to the popular hallyu star.

News that Park Min Young had started Weibo was posted on the main page of the entertainment section on Sina.com, one of China’s top portal sites. Sina stated, “Up to now, fans have linked to Park Min Young’s Weibo 464 times, and have left 355 comments. She reached a friend count of over 10,000 in just an hour.”

Park Min Young’s Weibo Account Flooded with Fans

The manager of Sina’s Korean wave channel stated, “Hundreds of fans in China requested that Park Min Young open a Weibo account. This is a very unprecedented event, and she had the most requests out of all the actresses. As soon as it opened, the number of comments and friends contineu to grow.”

The official added, “This popularity was brought on by the success of Sungkyunkwan Scandal and City Hunter; both dramas which are at the center of the Korean wave. The dramas increased awareness of Park Min Young in China.”

Park Min Young is currently showing a complete change in her image with her role Yoon Jae In in KBS2’s Man of Honor, which aired its first episode on October 12.

Photo credit: King Kong Entertainment

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