Overseas fans’ reactions to “Hometown Cha Cha Cha”: crying hard to the point that tissues got piled up
Following the worldwide syndrome Netflix’s “Squid Game”, “Hometown Cha Cha Cha” is also proving itself as a global blockbuster.
In the 15th episode of tvN’s “Hometown Cha Cha Cha” aired on October 16th, the heartbreaking past story of Hong Banjang (Kim Seon-ho), which had been hidden for a long time, was finally unveiled, making all the viewers cry so hard.
As it was the episode ahead of the last ending, fans showed enthusiastic responses to it. In particular, the reactions of viewers around the world while watching episode 15 have drawn great attention.
Fans kept on posting their emotions while watching the drama. Some included photos of their wet tissues piling up after crying hard, and others even used memes of swollen eyes to describe how emotional they were. A netizen even posted photos showing her eyes getting red with tears and confessed, “I cried over and over again”.
In response to the proof photos of overseas fans, Korean netizens expressed their sympathy. It’s true that this was an episode with a lot of sad scenes. K-netizens commented, “I cried my eyes out when I saw Kim Seon-ho crying”, “Just think of it, and I’m getting emotional again”, “It’s like a theater play. So sad”, “My eyes got swollen because I cried from the beginning till the end”.
Meanwhile, the last episode of tvN’s “Hometown Cha Cha Cha” will be aired at 9 PM today (October 17th).