The KBS2 drama “Descendants of the Sun” took away the highest rated one minute on TV as the “Goo Won couple” embraced one another.
On March 25, AGB Nielsen (South Korea) Media Research reported that the best moment in the tenth episode of “Descendants of the Sun” was when Sergeant Seo Dae Young (Jin Goo) ran over and hugged Myung Ju (Kim Ji Won). See below for more information on why. This scene aired around 11:03 p.m. KST and scored 39 percent in metropolitan area, setting a record as the best one minute on television that evening.
As expected, the ratings went beyond 30 percent within the first ten minutes of the drama. It managed to maintain viewership until the drama ended proving its popularity as the “National Drama.”
In this episode, Mo Yeon (Song Hye Kyo) and Myung Ju who were operating on Manager Jin (Jo Jae Yoon) find out that there is a danger of being infected by the virus, leaving the viewers, as well as Seo Dae Young and Yoo Si Jin (Song Joong Ki) on edge.
“Descendants of the Sun” went above 30 percent ratings for the first time on March 23 with 30.4 percent. As expected, the latest episode that aired on March 24 scored 31.6 percent continuing to break its own record. It is grabbing the attention of the fans as the storyline moves on and aims to go beyond 40 percent rating.
Watch the latest episode of “Descendants of the Sun” here.