Son Ye Jin Until Lee Jong Suk, It's Their Pay Per Episode of Korean Drama

By : Dina Astria And Aldi Firhand | Sunday, March 25 2018 - 20:53 IWST

Lee Jong Suk in the drama While You Were Sleeping. (Source: SBS)
Lee Jong Suk in the drama While You Were Sleeping. (Source: SBS)

INDUSTRY.co.id - South Korea - South Korean drama fright has made the popularity of the cast as well. Of course, this affects the actor or actress pay per episode. Known, it turns out the main broadcast channel of the drama spent a lot of money for the cost of production to pay the cast. Here it is, South Korean drama star per episode!

1. Son Ye Jin

In 2006, the 36-year-old actress gets paid 23,000 USD or about Rp300 million per episode, in her role as Yoo Eunho in drama 'Alone in Love'.

2. Bae Yoon Jon

The paid per episode of husband from Park Soo Jin reached 234,000 USD or about Rp3.2 billion in MBC drama 'The Legend' in 2007 ago.

3. Jang Dong Gun and Song Seung Heon

Both of these senior actors receive a fee of 93,000 USD in each of their Korean dramas, MBC drama 'My Princess' in 2011 and SBS 'A Gentlemend's Dignity' in 2012.

4. Bae Suzy

In the drama 'While You Were Sleeping' which he played, Suzy received a fee of 74,000 USD or about Rp1 billion per episode.

5. Lee Jong Suk

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