MBC’s new drama “The King Loves” has aired its first episodes!
On July 18, according to the results from Nielsen Korea, “The King Loves” brought in 7.8 percent and 8.1 percent viewership ratings for its first and second episode, respectively.
The drama was able to record a higher rating for its premiere episode than MBC’s previous drama “Lookout,” which brought in 6.0 percent ratings. During the first episode, “The King Loves” introduced the main characters, played by YoonA, Im Siwan, and Hong Jong Hyun, as they tried to complete the mission that was given to them by their teacher.
Meanwhile, KBS’s drama “School 2017” brought in 5.9 percent viewership ratings, while SBS’s “My Sassy Girl” brought in 8.9 percent and 10.2 percent for its respective episodes.
“The King Loves” airs every Monday and Tuesday. Watch it at Viki!