N.Flying's Lee Seung Hyub has been receiving praise online for this smart actions during a recent Instagram Live.
The idol was broadcasting live to his fans on the app when he noticed a message from a fan saying that a group of drunk older men were following her, and that she didn't know what to do. The idol replied: "Increase the volume of my live broadcast right now. Let's act like you're on the phone with me".
He then pretended to be her boyfriend and loudly said: "Where are you? Why aren't you coming?" and made it sound like he was about to meet her, saying: "Should I come out to meet you? Then, come to the front of the convenience store... wait for me".
The fan confirmed quietly that the phone call had been a success, after which the idol checked that she was no longer being followed. He mentioned that he has an older sister who has experienced similar situations. He told his fans, "Whenever that happens, call anyone and turn on your speakerphone".
Fans have been praising his quick thinking since then, with the moment even trending on Weibo.
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