As of 21st, Kim Jung-hyun ranks 1st place on THEKKING for the month of April in the category, K-Drama Wave Actor.
The Mr. Queen (2020-2021) star is leading the poll with a current count of 320,142 votes. Kim Seonho, who won the title for three (3) consecutive months, ranks 2nd place with 314,541 votes. He is followed by Lee Minho who got 239,085 votes so far.
The winner for this month will receive a digital ad display at the New York Times Square in USA for seven days.
Fan votes are based on the number of hearts they give to their idols and voting for this category will end on April 26.
After a high-rated drama in 2020, Mr. Queen, Kim Jung-hyun is back for another acting project through an independent film, entitled Se²cret, where he will play the role of a police detective. According to the actor, filming has successfully ended this month.
His new agency, Story J Company, also released a new set of photos of Kim Jung-hyun on March 28th, displaying his soft and somber demeanor.
On April 7th, Kim Jung-hyun took to Instagram his heartfelt gratitude for the birthday wishes and updated his fans about the movie. It was also his first public post after ten (10) months of hiatus.
Meanwhile, THEKKING is a popular online voting app in South Korea which was developed for fans of K-dramas and K-pop. It conducts a monthly poll with a few categories such as K-Pop Individual, K-Pop Group, and K-Drama Actor. It is a place for any fandom to do everything they can to show support for their favorite artists through earned rewards such as billboard ads, food truck, or cafe events.
Winners for the K-Drama Wave Actors in 2021 were Lee Minho, Kim Go-eun, Kim Jung-hyun, Shin Hae-sun, Cha Eun-woo, Yook Sung-jae, and Son Ye-jin. In 2022, Kim Seonho took the title for three (3) consecutive months, January to March.
Cover photo: Story J Company