IU and Yeo Jin Goo starrer Hotel Del Luna to receive a theatre makeover as K drama preps for a musical remake

Hotel Del Luna to be remade into a musical. The IU and Yeo Jin Goo starrer will find its way to the theatre in 2022.
IU and Yeo Jin Goo starrer Hotel Del Luna to receive a theatre makeover as K drama preps for a musical remake
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Hotel Del Luna is headed to the theatre! The hit South Korean show starring IU, Yeo Jin Goo, Block B’s P.O, gugudan’s Mina, Shin Jung Geun, Bae Hae Sun, Lee Do Hyun and many more is set to get a musical makeover next year. According to Sports DongA musical/concert/theatre company, Showplay, will be adding a theatrical spin to the 2019 K-drama. Explaining how the musical will differ from the small screen show, the publication revealed that the play will add a tad more imagination to the OG story. 

It is also revealed that the leading characters, Kang Mal Wol (played by IU) and Goo Chan Sung (played by Yeo Jin Goo), will hold the spotlight. Their fateful encounter and romance will be the heart of the play. As translated by Koreaboo, it is said that the musical “is expected to provide fresh fun to the audience with stories that add new creativity to the original story.” While it has been revealed that the play will premiere in 2022, the publication hasn't revealed the stars who will be essaying the roles from the K-drama. 

The news about Hotel Del Luna the musical comes six months after it was revealed that the drama is getting a Hollywood remake. The international remake is reportedly penned by Alison Schapker, the co-showrunner and executive producer Altered Carbon season 2. While the news of the Hotel Del Luna remake was confirmed, there hasn't been many details revealed since the announcement. 

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