“Queendom 2” Premieres To Higher Ratings Than Both Season 1 And “Kingdom”
Mnet’s “Queendom 2” is off to a promising start!
On March 31, the second season of the hit idol competition show aired its highly-anticipated premiere. Hosted by Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon and Lee Yong Jin, “Queendom 2” features VIVIZ, LOONA, WJSN, Brave Girls, Kep1er, and Hyolyn going head-to-head as they showcase their talents through several rounds of spectacular performances.
According to Nielsen Korea, “Queendom 2” premiered to higher viewership ratings than both Season 1 of “Queendom” and the show’s male version, “Kingdom: Legendary War.”
The first episode of “Queendom 2” scored an average nationwide rating of 0.8 percent—while the first season of “Queendom” premiered to a nationwide average of 0.5 percent and “Kingdom” premiered to a nationwide average of 0.3 percent.
Notably, “Queendom 2” also managed to top last week’s list of the most buzzworthy non-drama TV shows, even though it hadn’t yet premiered at the time.
The first episode of “Queendom 2” will soon be available with English subtitles on Viki. In the meantime, check out the performances from the premiere here!
In the meantime, you can watch all of “Kingdom” with subtitles below: