Jang Keun Suk, the Prince of Asia, even captivated people in China through online.
On June 11, Jang visited China in order to make a guest appearance on one of the biggest entertainment shows in China as it prepared a special show for Jang in celebration of the 15th anniversary of its start. On June 13, Jang had a real-time interview on Sina Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter, and received a great number of hits, setting a new record.
Jang, who proved his high popularity in China by having over three million followers on Weibo by the beginning of this month, set a new record, receiving the most number of questions at the real-time interview, which was over 312,578.
The number of questions is the largest after that of the popular Taiwanese band Wu Yue Tian, which numbered over 203,049. From this, Jang again proved his high popularity in China as the Prince of Asia.
A lot of fans also cheered Jang at the airport when he just arrived in China. Receiving wide attention from his Chinese fans and Chinese media sources, Jang also attracted many people’s attention on the Chinese TV show and at the interview on Weibo.
The Chinese TV show Jang will make a guest appearance alone is the biggest entertainment show in China hosted by five popular hosts. The special episode for Jang will air on June 16 for 90 minutes from 7:35 p.m.