Yuljems are looking forward to the much-awaited season finale of "Hospital Playlist 2," but rumor has it that the beloved medical K-drama is set to return for season 3.
With only one episode left, viewers are obsessed with the friendship between Kim Dae Myung, Jeon Mi, Jung Kyung Ho, Yoo Yeon Seok, Jo Jung Suk, a.k.a the 99ers, and the Yulje Medical Center staff.
On top of it, "Hospital Playlist" season 2 episode 11 featured the highly anticipated character development showcasing the blossoming romance of Yang Seok Hyung and Chu Min Ah, played by Kim Dae Myung and Ahn Eun Jin as well as Chae Song Hwa and Lee Ik Jun, portrayed by Jeon Mi Do and Jo Jung Suk.
To recall, Yang Seok Hyung was confronted by Min Ah regarding the real score between them. Luckily, he answered the OB gyne fellow positively, telling Min Ah that he liked her.
In addition, the long wait is over for the IkSong shippers after Chae Song Hwa delivered her bombshell revelation to Ik Jun.
During their heart-to-heart talk, she confessed that she has feelings for her best friend and asked him if he still feels the same way.
Episode 11 gave viewers a mini heart attack after Ik Jun replied to Chae Song Hwa with a kiss, signaling that their relationship is now official.
It is safe to say that the previous episode delivered heart fluttering and several awww moments between these couples.
With this, several viewers and 99ers fans are hoping for another sequel of the medical K-drama.
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Will the 99ers Return for 'Hospital Playlist' Season 3?
Ahead of the "Hospital Playlist 2" finale, multiple reports cited that the producers spoke about their plans for season 3.
It came after the drama director shared that initial plans were to have the medical drama return for its third installment.
"Actually, when I cast the actors, I thought that the series might have three seasons. We have also come into an agreement to make it until the 3rd season in our meetings," PD Shin Won Ho explained.
Unfortunately, he then noted the unforeseeable circumstances that happened, giving the actors the green light to accept future projects.
"But since it was my first time doing the season system, there were limitations and hardships that I didn't know. There were unexpected things. So I told the actors that I would not hold them back for season 3. I told them to plan their schedules comfortably and just do it (season 3) together if we could," the well-known director revealed, concluding that there are no plans for season 3 as of now.
Despite the PD's statement, viewers are still hoping that they would only take a long break and come back with a whole new season.
What to Expect in 'Hospital Playlist' Season 3
Just in case the K-drama gods and goddess grant our wishes, here are some predictions and what to expect in "Hospital Playlist" season 3.
Ahn Jung Won and Jang Gyeo Wool's Marriage
As we all know, Ahn Jung Won (Yoo Yeon Seok) planned on proposing to Jang Gyeo Wool (Shin Hyun Bin) but was hindered by her family's situation.
With this, season 3 might cover the marriage of the Wintergarden couple and the challenges that they might face as husband and wife.
Lee Ik Jun's Family of Three
The same goes for the IkSong couple, who are now an official couple.
"Hospital Playlist" season 3 might showcase Song Hwa's relationship with Ik Jun's son, U Ju, and how he will accept auntie Song Hwa as his stepmother.
While season 3 is still up in the air, "Hospital Playlist 2" episode 12 is scheduled to air on September 16.