“Backstreet Rookie” Heads Into Finale On Ratings Decline
With just one episode left to go, SBS’s “Backstreet Rookie” saw a dip in its viewership last night.
On August 6, the romantic comedy starring Ji Chang Wook and Kim Yoo Jung aired its penultimate episode. According to Nielsen Korea, the broadcast scored average nationwide ratings of 5.2 percent and 6.9 percent for its two parts, marking a significant decrease from the drama’s previous episode last week.
Meanwhile, JTBC’s “Graceful Friends” scored an average nationwide rating of 4.4 percent for the night, marking a slight increase in its viewership from last week.
The final episode of “Backstreet Rookie” will air on August 7 at 10 p.m. KST.
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If you can’t bear to part with Ji Chang Wook, check out his previous rom-com “Melting Me Softly” here: