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Hong Kong tycoon's wife places full-page advertisement to support actor Kim Soo Hyun

Published on May 27, 2014 4:37 PM
 
South Korean actor Kim Soo-Hyun attends his 1st Memories In Taiwan press conference in Taipei on March 21, 2014. In an apparent show of support for Kim, a fan alleged to be a rich Chinese woman ran a full-page ad for the heartthrob in the May 26 edition of a Korean daily newspaper. -- FILE PHOTO: AFP 

SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK ) - In an apparent show of support for Korean actor Kim Soo hyun, a fan alleged to be a rich Chinese woman ran a full-page ad for the heartthrob in the May 26 edition of a Korean daily newspaper.

"Dear Soo-hyun, love and support you forever! I wish Soo-hyun get awards on the 50th Baeksang Arts Awards. Cecilia," read the ad, written both in Korean and English. The advertiser did not disclose who Cecilia was, but Yonhap news agency reported that she is said to be the wife of a Hong Kong business tycoon.

The ad was published in the run-up to the 50th Baeksang Art Awards, on today in Seoul.

The 27-year-old sensation was nominated in four acting categories - Best TV Actor, Popular TV Actor, Rookie Film Actor and Popular Film Actor - for his film Secretly Greatly and drama My Love From The Star.

 
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