Ryu Jun-yeol and Hwang Jung-eum
Ryu Jun-yeol will next be seen in the movie, The King. Facebook/cjesjunyeol

The popularity of actor Ryu Jun Yeol has been soaring to new heights after the release of romantic-comedy drama Lucky Romance.

The Reply 1988 actor, who is all set to mesmerize fans on his birthday, has reportedly sold tickets of his fan meet within minutes of its release. On August 17, Jun Yeol's agency announced that the 29-year-old actor is a 'much loved' idol and fans are desperately waiting for his grand meet up.

The agency relayed: "As expected, Ryu Joon Yeol proved that he is still much loved by fans when ticket reservations to all 4,000 seats for his fan meet sold out in just three minutes and when his name shot up real-time searches even before the ticket sales began."

Jun Yeol will be holding his second fan meeting at Kyung Hee University's Grand Peace Palace on September 25 in celebration of his birthday.As per Allkpop report, Jun Yeol's April fan meet too attracted loads of crowd with the tickets being sold out at once. However, the actor's September fan meet is stated to be one of the grand events till date.

Meanwhile, the Socialphobia actor is currently shooting for his upcoming film The King, which is scheduled for a December release.