Russian TV personality Angelina Danilovashared the story behind her debut in Korea.
On the April 4 airing of KBS2's 'Happy Together 4,' Angelina explained her life change after a photo of her eating Doenjang-jjigae (Korean soybean stew) went viral. She ate at a Korean restaurant in Saint Petersburg, Russia and uploaded the photo on her Instagram back in 2014. She said, "(After seeing the photo) One variety show producer sent me a letter in Russian and scouted me."
Angelina added she was just an ordinary college student but started gaining attention from Korean fans after becoming an SNS star. She said, "Someone posted my photo on a blog, then Korean netizens started coming to my SNS and left comments."