(As heard from a relative who’s a chief director in the entertainment world)
T/n: for reference, 1 billion (B) won = 900K USD
1B won – Bigbang, Exo, Shinee, Lee Kwangsoo
0.9B won – G-Dragon, Suzy, Park Bogum
0.7B won – Hyeri, TOP, Twice, Lee Jongsuk
0.6B won – Taeyeon, Girls Day, Kim Yoojung, Seolhyun, Yoona
0.5B won – Minho, GFriend, IOI, Zico
0.4B won – BTS, AOA, Bewhy, Yook Sungjae
0.3B won – Infinite, Red Velvet, GOT7, Kim Sohyun
0.1B won – Irene, Sungseo
Song Hyegyo and Song Joongki are earning over 2B won and are considered the top among celebrities right now. Song Joongki’s Doota duty free CF alone is a 2B won deal. As for Song Hyegyo, her Shin Shilla duty free CF deal is also above 2B won.
Hallyu stars Kim Soohyun and Lee Minho are earning around 1.5B won.
Lee Kwangsoo, becomes the model for Shilla duty free shop… a 1B won model contract
The crazy fangirls were saying how Lee Kwangsoo and Shinee were not making 1B won CF deals but they are all in the 1B won sectionㄷㄷㄷㄷㄷ
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