Thursday, February 23, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
“I traveled around the globe so many times over the past few years. I was so touched to see people (overseas) trying to write or speak Korean to me,” he said at the acceptance speech. “I will further try to contribute to Korea’s brand image.”
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Lee Min Ho’s donation platform PROMIZ, organized by the actor and his fans, has raised 50 million won (approximately $44,000) for the charity organization Good Neighbors.
This donation fund was raised through Good Neighbors and PROMIZ’s collaborated social media campaign, which was held from January 16 to January 26. The Facebook pages of both organizations needed to receive more than 1,000 likes for PROMIZ to be able to donate the funds to help the needy children under Good Neighbors.
Good Neighbors stated, “Many people were able to participate in this campaign since it was through our social media. We will hold more donation campaigns with PROMIZ from now on.”
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Over 6,000 fans, including many from Japan, Taiwan and Hong Kong came to celebrate Lee Min-ho’s 10-year career at two fan meetings held over the weekend in Seoul.
Tickets for the events sold out almost as soon as they were released. Lee and the fans enjoyed the time together via special events to look back over his 10-year career. Lee spoke about his career and unveiled messages he received in the past years.
The actor also revealed some of his personal life by showing the clothes he normally wears.
“I was able to successfully finish the first act of my life because of you.” He said, “You are no longer like others (to me), you are rather like parts of my family and life.”