Popular actor Kim Soo Hyun recently traveled to China to attend a special fan-party, and it has been revealed just how tight the security was for this trip.
With tickets being scalped at more than 20,000 RMB (approximately $3,200 USD) per, the organizers of the event expected many fans to show up and try to get a glimpse of Kim Soo Hyun. Even with the pouring rain, there were 1,800 fans waiting for the actor’s arrival.
To ensure the safety of everyone, the organizers prepared five different security plans and held more than seven meetings to ensure everything went smoothly. A document listing out things to watch out for ended up being three pages long.
Additionally, there were more than 150 bodyguards in total. It was reported that 80 of the bodyguards were in charge of specifically protecting Kim Soo Hyun while he traveled around, and 30 of the bodyguards were made up of individuals from Korea, Shanghai, and Shenzhen.
Meanwhile, Kim Soo Hyun’s latest drama, Producer, is currently airing with a new director starting from the third episode.