Kim Soo Hyun‘s salary reportedly have set a new record for the upcoming drama!
According to numerous media outlets that Kim Soo Hyun would be receiving an impressively high salary for his new drama, That Night. As per news reports, Kim Soo Hyun is guaranteed to receive a shocking salary of ₩500 million KRW (about $440,000 USD) per episode.
This raise in salary numbers are only predicted due to the revenue from advertisements, such as copyright sales, product placements, and more.
If these reports are true, Kim Soo Hyun would become the highest paid actor in the history of South Korean dramas.
Since the news related to the actor’s salary went public it has been making constant headlines today. Kim Soo Hyun’s agency, Gold Medalist released a statement stating that “they are unable to confirm the reports regarding his salary.”
All the fans of Kim Soo Hyun were so excited after he confirmed his lead role casting in the upcoming drama, That Night. That Night received favorable attention when it was revealed that it would be based on the British television series, Criminal Justice. Kim Soo Hyun will be joined by veteran actor, Cha Seung Won for this production, further exciting K-drama viewers.
His incredible, superb and versatile acting skills is the reasons why he is being paid the big bucks for this upcoming production.