Crash Landing On You actor Hyun Bin recently joined Lee Min Ho as the newest endorser of Lazada. The boyfriend of Son Ye Jin was unveiled as the very first regional brand ambassador of the company's LazMall on Monday, Aug. 16.
Hyun Bin Named New Lazada Endorser After Lee Min Ho
To kick off his new gig, Hyun Bin is set to headline a short movie featuring the imagination of his avid followers in a character reminiscent of his famous K-drama characters. The South Korean actor will portray as an agent on a cover mission commandeering a group of operatives in the new advertisement.
Surprisingly, the character of Hyun Bin released thousands of LazMall care packages for the public. The new commercial showed the Memories of the Alhambra star looking regal in a black suit while donning his signature hairdo. His supporters were also given a chance to see his contagious smile again.
For starters, the advertisement of Hyun Bin is for the forthcoming LazMall 9.9 Sale, which is set to occur on Sept. 9. Over 8,000 brands will be available for purchase with free shipping. In the commercial, Hyun Bin said:
"I look forward to creating lots of fun times together, starting with the 9.9 shopping festival. I wish everyone good health and hope you stay safe until we can meet again in person."
CMO Mary Zhou stated that the expansive portfolio of Hyun Bin in terms of the K-dramas and K-movies he starred in made him one of the most popular and familiar faces in the entertainment industry. Aside from Crash Landing On You and Memories of the Alhambra, Hyun Bin was also known for his exemplary acting performances in Secret Garden, Hyde Jekyll, Me, Friend, Our Legend, Worlds Within, The Snow Queen, Nonstop, and My Lovely Sam Soon among others.
"This highly resonates with LazMall's brand promise of authenticity, quality and a trusted online destination for consumers to enjoy a convenient shopping experience."
Before Hyun Bin, City Hunter actor Lee Min Ho was named Lazada's first regional brand ambassador in 2020. The South Korean superstar led a number of commercials for Lazada's shopping festivals, starting with the 11.11 Shopping Festival.
Hyun Bin Wants To Experience The Love Of His Filipino Fans
Meanwhile, Hyun Bin got a chance to interact with his Filipino fans earlier this month. In the said virtual event, the lover of Son Ye Jin shared some interesting details about himself and revealed his life reflections during the second part of the Smart Hallyu Hangouts.
Hyun Bin stunned his devoted supports when he said "mahal ko kayo" and flashed the trendy Korean finger heart sign. When asked what he wants to do when he visits the Philippines, the K-drama superstar said he wants to feel hum much his Filipino fans love and support him.
"It would have been nicer to meet you all in person, but thanks to Smart, I'm talking to you online today, and I'm so glad to meet you. I hope we have a great time together today. I suppose this is my first time meeting my fans this way."
Hyun Bin started filming the movie Bargaining shortly after the hit drama series Crash Landing On You concluded. Aside from him, the imminent motion picture will also star Hwang Jung Min. Hyun Bin, also, just finished working on Confidential Assignment 2 earlier this year.
During the virtual meet-and-greet, Hyun Bin also gave his supporters a glimpse of his hectic life. He even revealed how he deals with pressure, including the ways he does to improve his craft.
"I always have the pressure somewhere in my mind, so I can't take a complete rest. I play golf with my friends every now and then. Sometimes, after I get home from work, I take a shower and have a glass of wine or beer. Then I know I had a fulfilling day. It's not easy to get away from the pressure. I'm an actor, and actors need to create something constantly. I always think about how I can improve myself."
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