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Lee Min Ho Latest News: 'The Legend Of The Blue Sea' Unlocks Another Achievement; Shares Spotlight With Park Shin Hye

by Guenee Salugsugan / Mar 18, 2017 04:35 AM EDT
Lee Min Ho, Wins Top Excellence Award(The Legend Of The Blue Sea) @2016 SBS Drama Awards EP02

Lee Min Ho has topped the US survey of America's favorite South Korean actor. The actor was followed by Lee Joon Gi and Lee Jong Suk for the second and third place respectively. Meantime, "Descendants of the Sun" star Song Joong Ki and Ji Chang Wook also made it to the list of popular Korean celebrities.

The survey, which indicated Lee Min Ho's popularity among the American viewers,  not only revealed the top Korean actor and actress for the US audience but revealed as well the genres of the TV series that are currently popular in the United States. Based on reports, the romantic comedy genre has topped the list, followed by melodramas and historical dramas, nabbing the second and third spot, respectively.

Aside from Lee Min Ho, Park Shin Hye was also chosen as the most favorite South Korean actress, which did not come as a big surprise considering that she has always been active since 2016. In fact, she has been seen in a number of films and TV dramas such as "Annoying Brother" and "Doctors." Her increasing popularity has reportedly made her nab the top spot on the survey, which was made by the Korea Creative Content Agency, and was participated by thousands of Americans through online voting for almost two weeks, Morung Express reported.

Meanwhile, Lee Min Ho was reportedly chosen by Cheng Xiao as her ideal man. The Cosmic Girls member was among the many guests of tvN's "Life Bar," which aired on March 9 with other guests like LABOUM's Solbin, DIA Jung Chae Yeon and actress Seo Shin Ae.

According to reports, the girls were talking about their ideal type of men during one segment, and Cheng Xiao apparently picked Lee Min Ho for her ideal type, saying that she feels happy when people say that they both look alike. Some netizens even agreed to this, commenting that the two have similar noses, All KPop reported.

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