HONG KONG, CHINA - Media
OutReach - 24 September 2018 - Popular Korean actor Kim Woo-bin took up residence at
Madame Tussauds Hong Kong and became the first Korean actor to join the "Hong
Kong Glamour" zone. Upon seeing the wax figure, fans could not help but be
amazed by the likeness; it is as if their oppa was right there next to them.
They also presented heart-warming and moving confessions and screamed their
support for Woo-bin, letting him know that they'll wait for his return.
Although Kim Woo-bin
could not be there to unveil his wax figure in person, Madame Tussauds Hong
Kong made special arrangements for a distinctive ceremony. This marked the
first time that fans were invited to unveil a wax figure, allowing them to
witness every important moment in Woo-bin's life. Woo-bin also left a message to his fans: I hope everyone reading this will always be healthy and happy. On
the event, fans competed against one another to see who knew Woo-bin
better and expressed their feelings - "We'll always support you and wait for
your return" said one fan in the video. It was a warm and moving scene, filled
with dedicated encouragement and support for Woo-bin. Exclusive
behind-the-scenes footage of the sitting process was also shown at the venue.
The event was met with overwhelming support from fans.
It is Woo-bin's talent and potential that caught the eyes of Madame
Tussauds Hong Kong and attracted a legion of adoring and protective fans. His
professionalism and dedication to his work won him much respect from the staff
of Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. The sitting process took a long time, but Woo-bin
always maintained a professional and optimistic attitude, actively
communicating with the team regarding his wax figure's facial expression and
pose. "I am incredibly honoured to be invited to have a wax figure made. The
sitting process was completely different from filming a TV drama; it was truly
an unforgettable experience," he said in an interview with Madame Tussauds Hong
Kong. "I really look forward to the moment when my fans will meet another
'me'!" Given his excitement, Madame Tussauds Hong Kong made a special effort to
organise this event, garnering overwhelming support from fans both online and
offline to mark another important milestone in Woo-bin's life.