“Pinocchio” Narrowly Pulls Ahead in Wednesday-Thursday Drama Ratings War


Current SBS drama “Pinocchio” has edged ahead of rival series “Mr Baek” in the battle of the Wednesday-Thursday dramas.

Figures released on November 28 by Nielsen Korea, an organization that monitors viewer rates show that 10.4 percent of Korean viewers tuned in to watch “Pinocchio” on November 27, which was an increase of 0.2 percent on the ratings for the episode that aired on November 26.

According to Nielsen Korea, MBC‘s “Mr Baek” was ranked as a close second, scoring a viewer rating of 10 percent. “The King’s Face” finished in a distant third place, with a rating of 6.2 percent.

“Pinocchio” began airing on SBS on November 12, and stars actors Lee Jong Suk and Park Shin Hye. The next episode will air at 9:55 p.m. on December 3.

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