Jang Dong Gun and Kim Tae Hee has been picked as the most popular actor and actress respectively in the earlier half of 2008.
The survey was done by LeesPR on 1,404 people ranging from 13-65 years old in five cities on the most popular aristes and the results was released yesterday. Among actors, Jang Dong Gun obtained 25.4% beating out Jo In Sung (19.2%) and Ahn Sung Ki (7.1%). Jang Dong Gun has maintained his position since the latter half of 2005.
Among actresses, Kim Tae Hee got 16% of the votes beating out Jeon Ji Hyun who only had 8.5%. Kim Tae Hee result was all the more surprising as she had lept from 4th position to No.1 past Jeon Ji Hyun who was tops last time. Kim Ha Neul and Choi Jin Shil got 8.4% and placed joint third.
Among singers, Rain and Wonder Girls dominated the male and female categories with 15.7% and 20% respectively. Among gagmen, Yoo Jae Suk and Shin Bong Seon dominated with 51.1% and 45.9% respectively.