• Girls' Generation, Big Bang, Suzy, and more make top 40 list for '2014 Forbes Korea Celebrities'

    March 4, 2014 @ 12:05 pm

    'Forbes Korea' released their '2014 Korean Celebrity 40' list for which they selected and ranked the 40 top stars in the nation.  Girls' Generation ranked in first place, but this comes as no surprise as they had previously topped the list in both 2011 and 2012.  As a matter of fact, they have always ranked in the top five since 2009, making them the only celebrity to have made the top 5 for 6 years straight.  For this year's list, 'Forbes Korea'

    Read More

    • 905
    • 147550
    • 14835
  • Did your favorite celebrity make it onto Forbes Korea's '2013 Power Celebrity 40' list?

    February 27, 2013 @ 8:18 pm

    In celebration of their 10th year of establishment, Forbes Korea has reported this year's list of the top 40 'Power Celebrities'. The list picks the top 40 from a long list of actors, MCs, singers, and athletes and ranks them accordingly based on profit, influence, name value, and professionalism. Psy topped this years list, pushing Girls' Generation down to #2. The girls topped this list in both 2011 and 2012. Big Bang, Park Tae Hwan,

    Read More

    • 0
    • 185740
    • 18
  • Forbes Korea ranks the 'Top 40 Celebrities' of Korea

    February 24, 2012 @ 6:37 pm

    In celebration of their 9th year of establishment, Forbes Korea has reported this year's list of the top 40 'Power Celebrities', and Girls' Generation has topped the list for the second year in a row. 'Celebrity' refers to an individual who is widely known by the masses, and Forbes takes 40 of these celebrities and ranks them based on income, influence, fame, and professionalism. This format is the same that Forbes in the United States

    Read More

    • 0
    • 171304
    • 3
  • Forbes Korea ranks SNSD as Korea's #1 power celebrity

    February 25, 2011 @ 12:42 pm

    The results of Forbes Korea's 8th anniversary "Korea's Power Celebrity 40" are in, and SNSD has been selected as Korea's top power celebrity. Figure skater Kim Yuna, who had placed number 1 for the past two years, has now dropped down to number 3. On the other hand, soccer star Park Jisung beat out Kim Yuna for 2nd place, as he took the title of Korea's representative sports star. This year's number one, SNSD, has ranked in the top three for

    Read More

    • 1
    • 10648
    • 0
  • Big Bang Beats Out Dong Bang Shin Ki

    March 7, 2009 @ 3:15 pm

    The main feature for this month's Forbes Korea was a list of Power Celebrities. From actors, singers, CF models, and sports athletes, they created their Korea Power Celebrity 40 based on a combination of level of expertise and fame, income, and influence. At the top of the list was figure skater Kim Yu Na ranking 2nd in influence, 1st in expertise, 3rd in fame, and 12th in income. Here's the top 10 celebrities on the list (in order): 1. Kim Yu

    Read More

    • 0
    • 7371
    • 0