Whisper Nearly Breaks 20% in Final Week as Lookout and Fight My Way Premieres to Low Ratings Start

Three new K-dramas premiered this Monday and it wasn’t even a close shot for the direct competitors in the prime time slot. SBS is airing the final week of legal thriller Whisper and nearly broke 20% ratings in this second to last episode, garnering 19.2% AGB nationwide viewership to set itself up nicely to maybe break the barrier tomorrow with the final episode. KBS had Fight My Way and MBC aired Lookout, and neither episode posed a threat to Whisper’s lead. Lookout barely edged Fight My Way for second place, taking 6.0% ratings to Fight’s 5.4% premiere. It’s actually over on cable that a new drama made a meaningful splash as sci-fi K-drama Circle: Two Connected Worlds got 2.883% in its first episode, which is nearly a double jump from the average ratings of predecessor The Liar and His LoverContinue reading

K-ent Reports on New Leading Men Battle on Mon-Tues Nights with Park Seo Joon, Kim Young Kwang and Joo Won

The Mon-Tues slot is about to get a much needed refresher but sadly it won’t be my favorite battle to the death when three new prime time dramas premiere at the same time. Next week comes the first showdown between … Continue reading