Have you watched the drama “Hotel del Luna” (호텔 델루나) starring IU (아이유) & Yeo Jin Goo (여진구)? In case if you haven’t, the drama has already broadcasted its finale last Sunday (1st September).
The series has garnered a large fan base and have generated buzz among fans. And as a result, the final episode has recorded a nationwide rating of 12%, making it the highest yet in history for cable channel tvN, leaving behind competing dramas from broadcasting stations such as KBS as well OCN.
For those who are curious, the series tells the story of Jang Man Wol (IU), a CEO of the fictional Hotel del Luna. The place seems normal and ordinary but there is a hidden surprise beyond the doors – it is actually a luxurious stay for the dead. We’ll just leave it at that.
The TV series has garnered a few loyal fans among Malaysians as well. Recently, a Twitter user claimed that the famous Hotel del Luna has ‘expanded’ their branch to Malaysia! Additionally, some even joked that they would like to apply for a job there at the hotel. Some even expressed their wish to see CEO Jang Man Wol in person.
Check out some of their tweets below:
— ms.onomnom (@sherinabong) September 1, 2019
Nak apply jdi manager kena ada kelulusan dari Harvad tak ? ?? .
— Princess Kacak ? (@7kaaaaaai_77) September 2, 2019
— Muhammad Aidil (@aidilselangor10) September 2, 2019
Whether the tweet was meant to be taken as a joke or not, it’s clear that the 16-episode drama is well-received by K-Fans here in Malaysia. Fingers crossed that there’ll be a 2nd season soon!