After tvN’s Flower Boy Ramyun Shop started airing on TBS TV in Japan, Jung’s popularity is rapidly increasing.
Flower Boy Ramyun Shop is airing from Monday through Friday in Japan and is very popular among people in their teens and 20s. More and more Japanese people are showing their interest in the leading actor Jung, and his name is currently one of the most searched word on the Japanese portal sites.
Especially, the Japanese fans in their teens not only record the series but also rent videos of the series.
A person concerned with the series in Japan says, “Many of Jung’s drama series have been introduced in Japan. The popularity of Flower Boy Ramyun Shop is also very high. After each episode airs, many people search information about Jung Il Woo and the series. The number of fan communities for the series are also increasing in Japan.”
MBC TV’s The Moon Embracing the Sun, which stars Jung, will also air in Japan soon.