In the latest episode of KBS 2TV’s variety drama “Greatest One-Shot,” Yoo Hyun Jae (Yoon Shi Yoon), who ended up in 2017 through time travel, runs into Gwang Jae (Cha Tae Hyun), who knew Yoo Hyun Jae from 24 years ago.
The ending scene of the two characters’ shocking encounter in June 10’s episode doubled the ratings for “Greatest One-Shot.” According to ratings research company Nielsen Korea, “Greatest One-Shot” scored 5.4 percent ratings in the metropolitan area and 4.9 percent ratings nationwide. Compared to the previous episode, the ratings each increased by 3 percent and 2.1 percent.
“Greatest One-Shot” tells the story of past idol star Yoo Hyun Jae who was once assumed dead, but in fact travels 24 years into the future and ends up in 2017. He becomes involved with Woo Seung (Lee Se Young), who is the crush of Yoo Hyun Jae’s grown up son Lee Ji Hoon (Kim Min Jae).
Gwang Jae, who knew Yoo Hyun Jae in the past, is shocked to meet him in present day. The surprising yet comedic encounter has sparked a rapid rise in ratings.
KBS 2TV’s “Greatest One-Shot” airs every Friday and Saturday at 11 p.m. KST.