Actor Kim Soo Hyun and singer/actor Kim Hyun Joong have been competing against one another for ratings for their Wednesday/Thursday drama. The general public wondered if actor Bae Yong Joon’s agency “KeyEast” who supports these two actors should be happy or sad that they are competing one another.
The current winner would be Kim Soo Hyun. Kim Soo Hyun has successfully won every women’s hearts through his SBS drama “You Who Came from the Stars” with co-star actress Jun Ji Hyun. However, Kim Hyun Joong’s KBS drama “Inspiring Generation” had started later than “You Who Came from the Stars”. Viewers speculated that for “Inspiring Generation” to overcome the popularity and fan base “You Who Came from the Stars” have already had, would be more difficult.
It is famously known that Bae Yoon Joon deeply cares for both Kim Hyun Joong and Kim Soo Hyun, so the public wonders if Bae Yoon Joon should be happy or sad that they are competing each other for the Wednesday/Thursday drama ratings. Thankfully, both actors are receiving many compliments for their acting and ability to immerse themselves into their characters. Kim Soo Hyun’s character has very unique characteristics which he naturally portrays, while Kim Hyun Joong is doing his first historical drama and he is able to display his character perfectly.
Ever since, Kim Hyun Joong appeared on “Inspiring Generation” the drama’s rating has been rising. “You Who Came from the Stars” is placed first and received 25% audience rating, while “Inspiring Generation” is in second place with 8-9% audience rating.