Co-stars of the recently concluded SBS drama, “Man from the Stars,” Jun Ji Hyun and Kim Soo Hyun, signed an endorsement deal together for Samsung Electronics commercials in China.
According to Kim Soo Hyun’s agency, KEYEAST, on March 20, “Jun Ji Hyun and Kim Soo Hyun will be the models for Samsung Electronics’ major products.”
The co-stars took China by storm through their roles on “Man from the Stars,” and have been chosen as the Samsung Electronics’ models with their ability to appeal to the Chinese consumers. The two actors will be promoting Samsung products including the Galaxy S5, UHD TV, and Galaxy Tab.
“Man from the Stars” recorded over 2.5 billion views on a Chinese online video site and is receiving much popularity. Kim Soo Hyun recently appeared on a popular Chinese variety show and earned an estimate of 30 billion won (approx. $28 million). Jun Ji Hyun is also setting many trends through the outfits and accessories she wore on the drama.
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