Best known for her roles in the recent hot Korean TV dramaUncontrollably Fond, movie Architecture 101 and sing Bad Girl, Good Girl, popular Korean star Bae Sue Ji is ready for a red-carpet entry to Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. Following Korean heartthrob Kim Soo-hyun, model-turned-actor Lee Jong-suk and few red-hot Korean celebrities, Bae Sue Ji will be the first female Korean star to arrive the attraction.
In 2010, Bae Sue Ji debuted as a member in Korean girl group miss A. They made the new record for the fastest get the ranking number one with title track Bad Girl, Good Girl in a TV music program and received the best new girl group award in Mnet 20’s Choice Awards. After that, Bae Sue Ji acted the leading role in TV drama Dream High and received the best new actress in KBS Drama Awards. In 2012, she took up the leading role in movie Architecture 101 and became famous in Asia. This movie broke the Korean love story movie box office record and many Koreans enjoyed the purity portrayed by her character. Bae won the best new movie actress in 48th Baeksang Arts Awards with her lead role.
To ensure the wax figure would be made to perfection, the Madame Tussauds sculpting team flew to Seoul from United Kingdom for a 7-hour sitting process and meeting with the first female star Bae Sue Ji who will be arriving K-Wave zone. The professional team took measurements of all parts with great precision and shot hundreds of photographs from every angle possible for reference. Apart from this, a sample of Bae’s hair, eyes, teeth casts, etc. were also acquired for replication to ensureall colours are matched to create an accurate semblance.
Bae Sue Ji said: “I am extremely proud to have a wax figure of myself and excited to be the first female Korean star placed with top celebrities around the world at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. I really appreciate the memorable experience that the production team has given to me. They spent a long time on the sitting process with me to ensure the final wax figure would be made to perfection. I simply can’t wait to meet you all and unveil ‘myself’.”
Ms Jenny You, General Manager of Madame Tussauds Hong Kong, said: “The Korean culture isundoubtedly surging around the world, and Korean star Bae Sue Ji, as the first female Korean star to arrive Madame Tussauds Hong Kong, will definitely strengthen the star power of K-Wave zone.”
Meet with Sue Ji
From 11 to 22 July 2016, 3 lucky fans will get the chance to meet Bae Sue Ji in early August upon purchase of admission ticket (dated 1 to 7 Aug 2016) from the Madame Tussauds Hong Kong official website and leaving your message with the reason for being her fans. For the details, please contact: (852) 2849 6966.