10 Tweets That Sum Up Exactly How Thirsty Filipinos Are For Captain Ri in “Crash Landing On You”

He protecc, he attacc, he’s a legit snacc.

It’s no secret that K-Drama series Crash Landing On You is hugely popular in the Philippines, considering that it’s Netflix‘s number one TV show in the country.

And with the drama’s soaring popularity, Filipinos all over the country couldn’t help but turn to Twitter to announce their undying love (and thirst) for the show’s main lead, Captain Ri Jung Hyeok, a North Korean soldier who accidentally meets a South Korean heiress named Yoon Se Ri (Son Ye Jin) and falls for her.

Here are ten tweets that sum up how exactly Pinoys are pining over Captain Ri.


1. If he’s the one manning the checkpoint stations, you know it’s going to be crowded AF

2. With summer in the Philippines not being a cuddle season, fans still wish to be embraced in the soldier’s arms

3. Double kill: makes you fall for him and makes you cry at the same time

4. The best kind of oil

5. Even celebrities couldn’t resist Captain Ri’s charms

6. If you could have only one wish to be granted, what would it be?

7. It’s a good thing you’re quarantined, so people can’t see how embarrassingly kilig you get when you see him smile

8. He’s fine as wine

9. Standards of Pinoys and Pinays just got higher

10. He protecc, he attacc, but more importantly, he’s a legit snacc