“The Penthouse” Creators’ New Drama “The Escape Of The Seven” Premieres To No. 1 Ratings
SBS’s new drama “The Escape of the Seven” is off to a promising start!
“The Escape of the Seven” is a new drama created by writer Kim Soon Ok and director Joo Dong Min, the team behind “The Last Empress” and the hit “The Penthouse” series. With a star-studded cast including Hwang Jung Eum, Uhm Ki Joon, Lee Joon, Lee Yoo Bi, Shin Eun Kyung, Yoon Jong Hoon, Jo Yoon Hee, and Jo Jae Yoon, “The Escape of the Seven” follows a tale of revenge against seven people involved in the disappearance of a missing girl.
On September 15, the new drama aired its highly-anticipated premiere—and it kicked off its run at the top of its time slot. According to Nielsen Korea, the first episode of “The Escape of the Seven” scored an average nationwide rating of 6.0 percent, taking first place in its time slot across all channels.
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Watch the first episode of “The Escape of the Seven” with subtitles on Viki below: