Kim Jaejoong fans have set a new record for rice wreath donations.
The press conference for MBC’s new weekend drama “Dr. Jin” is being held on May 17th at the Lotte Hotel in Seoul. Because this drama is starring Kim Jaejoong, his fans sent rice wreaths, which lined the whole entrance of the venue, attracting great attention.
Kim Jaejoong fans from around the world sent in rice wreaths, amassing a total of 23.6 tons of rice. The amount is nearly twice the previous record high, proving Kim Jaejoong’s power as the King of idol stars.
Jaejoong fans even sent in a wreath which represented over 31 various countries including Australia, Korea, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Ecuador, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Vietnam, and various others.
Meanwhile, “Dr. Jin” will be Kim Jaejoong’s first time challenging a historical role, playing the part of military commander Kim Kyung Tak. Kim Kyung Tak is a character that possesses a strong and competitive spirit and Jaejoong’s natural acting as well as stunning visuals are greatly anticipated. The first broadcast of “Dr. Jin” will be on May 26th at 9:50 pm.