“The Fiery Priest” Achieves Its Highest Viewership Ratings Yet
SBS’s new drama “The Fiery Priest” shows no signs of slowing down!
Viewership ratings for “The Fiery Priest” have been on the rise ever since the mystery-comedy’s premiere on February 15, and they soared to an all-time high with the drama’s latest episode. According to Nielsen Korea, the March 1 broadcast of “The Fiery Priest” scored average nationwide ratings of 14.0 percent during its first half and 17.2 percent during its second, with viewership peaking at an impressive 22.6 percent and setting a new personal record for the Friday-Saturday drama.
MBC’s variety show “The More You Eat with Don Spike” scored an average rating of 2.3 percent during the same time slot, while KBS 2TV’s “Music Shuffle Show: The Hit” scored average ratings of 2.2 percent and 2.3 percent for the night.
“The Fiery Priest” is an unconventional comedy about a hot-tempered Catholic priest and a bumbling detective who join forces to solve a murder. The next episode of the drama will air on March 2 at 10 p.m. KST.
In the meantime, check out the latest episode of “The Fiery Priest” with English subtitles below!