MBC’s weekend drama, “The Flower in Prison,” continues to bring in great ratings.
On May 2, Nielsen Korea reveals that the second episode of “The Flower in Prison,” which aired on May 1, recorded 20 percent in viewership ratings nationwide, easily taking first place in its time slot. Meanwhile, SBS’s “Mrs. Cop 2” marked 10 percent, while KBS 2TV’s “Gag Concert” marked 8.5 percent.
The drama already started off with impressive ratings of 17.3 percent for its first episode on April 30. While previous productions such as “Marriage Contract” and “My Daughter, Geum Sa Wol” took eight episodes and ten episodes, respectively, to surpass the 20 percent mark, “The Flower in Prison” has managed to do so in just two episodes.
“The Flower in Prison” is a historical drama that shows the tumultuous life of Ok Nyeo, who was born in prison. Starring Go Soo and Jin Se Yeon, the drama is director Lee Byung Hoon’s newest production in 15 years. It has been applauded for its fresh and interesting plot.
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