Ji Chang Wook and Yoona of Girls Generation will reportedly do a fan meet for fans of The K2.
TVN?s series stars Chang Wook as Kim Je Ha, a bodyguard hired to watch over Yoona?s character. The singer-actress plays Go An-Na, the illegitimate daughter of a presidential candidate.
The two end up falling for each other in the racy action drama, which airs every Friday and Saturday evening.
Promise to fans
The said time slot is considered as the highly coveted primetime block. In order to boost ratings, Ji Chang Wook and Yoona made a promise to their fans.
According to them, they will personally buy coffee for The K2?s biggest supporters. Their condition is for the show to reach at least five percent audience share.
The iTechNews report detailed that the latest episode gathered 5.1 percent ratings. Because of this, viewers are expecting the lead stars to fulfill their promise.
TVN insiders announced today that the two are confirmed to deliver coffee to selected fans in Gangnam. They will allegedly do this afternoon of Friday, Nov. 11. ?
In related news, Ji Chang Wook expressed his gratitude with all the good reviews that he has been getting for The K2. The 29-year-old actor said that the positive feedback motivates him to do better.
However, viewers have not been as kind to Yoona. Several reports and social media comments have pointed out the 26-year-old pop songstress? alleged ?poor acting.?
Some explained that the show?s complex storyline might be too much for her. The Girls Generation member also has a girly image in the group that influences her portrayal of An-Na.
The K2 finale
The K2 is already scheduled to end this weekend. There have been rumors that the show?s low viewership since its September debut has made showrunners worry.
Nonetheless, it seems that the promise of its main characters has helped boost ratings on its final stretch.
TheBitBag will be on the lookout for updates on Ji Chang Wook and Yoona?s The K2 fan meet this weekend.