On Tuesday evening, the event headlined Chinese online media outlets including Baidu, ifeng and Tencent, while the couple’s wedding trended as the No.1 real-time topic on Weibo. On Weibo, the wedding had been searched for about 160 million times as of 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Some Chinese media outlets even flew drone cameras to stream the private event live as it was held at The Shilla Seoul’s Yeong Bin Gwan.
|Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo‘s pose at their wedding. (Blossom Entertainment and UAA Entertainment)|
It has also been reported that hotels around The Shilla were fully occupied with Chinese reporters who reserved the rooms to get a good shot of the wedding.
By Hong Dam-young (firstname.lastname@example.org)