“Royal Secret Agent” Makes Solid Start In Viewership Ratings + “The Penthouse” Sets Another Personal Best
KBS has premiered a new drama in the Monday-Tuesday evening time slot!
According to Nielsen Korea, the December 21 premiere of “Royal Secret Agent” recorded average nationwide ratings of 5.0 percent in the second half.
This is KBS’s first drama in this time slot since “Zombie Detective” two months ago. It is also a better start in ratings than its predecessor, as “Zombie Detective” recorded ratings in the 2-3 percent range throughout its run.
“Royal Secret Agent,” previously known as “Secret Royal Inspector,” stars Kim Myung Soo, Kwon Nara, and Lee Yi Kyung in a historical drama about a secret royal inspector in the Joseon dynasty who goes undercover in the provinces to bring justice, uncover corruption, and solve the people’s problems.
On SBS, “The Penthouse” stayed strong in the lead with average nationwide ratings of 19.1 and 23.7 percent, which also marked a new personal best for the drama. The drama previously recorded a personal best last episode with 23.3 percent.
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