Cha Seung Won and Park Hae Jin named as newest Lotte Duty Free models
The new Lotte Duty Free 2015 Model Lineup was announced on April 23. Actors Cha Seung Won and Park Hae Jin were selected to represent Lotte Duty Free in 2015, replacing Jang Geun Suk and Kim Hyun Joong.
Cha Seung Won and Park Hae Jin will be joining fellow actors Park Shin Hye, Lee Min Ho, and Kim Soo Hyun (whose new drama Producer is creating a ton of buzz among drama fans). K-pop idol groups 2PM, EXO, and Super Junior also remain in Lotte Duty Free's star-studded lineup.
Park Hae Jin most recently starred as the second male lead role in the Hallyu hit, My Love From Another Star in the medical melodrama Doctor Stranger opposite Lee Jong Suk and Kang Sora, and as one of the leads in the ensemble thriller Bad Guys.
Cha Seung Won has an extensive film and television career, including the Hong Sisters' romantic comedy Greatest Love with Gong Hyo Jin. He is currently starring as Prince Gwanghae in the MBC historical drama, Hwajung.
Lotte Duty Free models serve as ambassadors for the company, welcoming foreign tourists as well as Korean travelers to shop within the stores. The spokes-models selected are typically K-pop, K-drama, or fashion stars part of the Hallyu Wave who are popular not only in Korea, but in Japan, China, and across Southeast Asia.
Kim Hyun Joong and Jang Geun Suk were removed from the marketing campaign because of recent scandals involving physical abuse and tax evasion respectively.
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