Gong Yoo: Korean females choose Goblin star as ideal Valentine's Day partner

More than 2,000 female respondents were asked to choose their ideal date on Valentine's Day partner

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Actor Gong Yoo in 'Goblin.' youtube.com/tvN DRAMA

As Valentine's Day is just around the corner, people are preparing to make the day special for their loved ones and a recent survey revealed who among South Korean actors would be an ideal date for the Valentine's Day.

According to PMI, as cited by South Korean news outlet Xports News, more than 2,000 female respondents were asked to choose their ideal date on Valentine's Day partner and Goblin star Gong Yoo came out to be the most popular choice. Reportedly, the "Goblin" actor received 20 per cent of the votes.

Well, going by the popularity of the show, it is very evident that Gong Yoo has captured the hearts of many fans by playing the role of a titular immortal character in "Goblin." The popularity of the "Train to Busan" actor skyrocketed after the successful run of the 16-episode series. After the success of the show the actor has also been receiving several endorsement deals.

Meanwhile, the second most popular choice as an ideal Valentine's Day on the PMI survey was the "Moonlight Drawn by Clouds" star Park Bo Gum with 12 percent of the votes, and he was followed by his best buddy, the "Descendants of the Sun" actor Song Joong Ki with 8.1 percent votes.

In the fourth spot was another "Goblin" star Lee Dong Wook with7.8 percent votes , who won the hearts of the viewers with his dual role in the fantasy drama- as Goryeo king Wang Yeo, and as the Grim Reaper. At number five is the veteran South Korean actor Kang Dong Won who7.3 percent of the respondents' votes.

In other news, Lee Dong Wook is all set to go on a fan meeting tour in several Asian countries. However, he will first meet his fans in Seoul in mid-March and then start his multi-Asian country tour, according to Korea Herald.

This article was first published on February 10, 2017
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