CJ E&M enewsWorld Oh Hyo Jin Translation Credit : Yeawon Jung Lee Min Ho ranked number one as ‘2014 Asian god’ in China (as god is a term used to mean a male who seems to have perfect qualities). According to the ‘2014 Asian god’ poll taken by Chinese entertainment press media, ddyule, between March 7 and April 6, Lee Min Ho earned 10,013,151 votes, being selected as the ‘Asian Male god.’
Kim Soo Hyun, who recently gained fame in China as the new hallyu wave star, took third place by earning 9,963,038 votes while EXO’s Kris, Lu Han, Lay and Tao also ranked their names in the second, fourth, tenth and eleventh spots, respectively. The ‘Asian god’ poll is one of the most popular annual events in China supported by over 20 Chinese media outlets.
The eleven finalists of the poll included two Korean actors, four Korean idols and five male celebs from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. The winner was selected based on the five categories of perfect face, superior body, warm heart, outstanding talent and innate god-like qualities since birth.
Being selected as the one to fulfill all five categories, Lee Min Ho was also ranked number one for the ‘Korean Drama god’ poll by earning 510,765 votes, one third of the total.
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