China’s original K-pop star, Han Geng, performs at a solo concert at the Beijing Exhibition Centre in 2010 in Beijing. Photo: Getty Images China’s original K-pop star, Han Geng, performs at a solo concert at the Beijing Exhibition Centre in 2010 in Beijing. Photo: Getty Images
China’s original K-pop star, Han Geng, performs at a solo concert at the Beijing Exhibition Centre in 2010 in Beijing. Photo: Getty Images

Han Geng: how China’s first K-pop star went from Super Junior to the silver screen and beyond

  • Han was signed by SM Entertainment in 2002 and joined Super Junior, debuting in 2005 in South Korea and playing China in 2008
  • After taking SM Entertainment to court to terminate his contract, Han embarked on a solo singing career and got into the film business

Topic |   K-pop idols
China’s original K-pop star, Han Geng, performs at a solo concert at the Beijing Exhibition Centre in 2010 in Beijing. Photo: Getty Images China’s original K-pop star, Han Geng, performs at a solo concert at the Beijing Exhibition Centre in 2010 in Beijing. Photo: Getty Images
China’s original K-pop star, Han Geng, performs at a solo concert at the Beijing Exhibition Centre in 2010 in Beijing. Photo: Getty Images
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