Final Round: Rooftop Prince vs.The Equator Man vs. The King 2hearts
On May 24, SBS, KBS, and MBC aired the finale for “Rooftop Prince,” “The Equator Man,” and “The King 2hearts” respectively. Competition for the ratings was tight throughout the three month run. However, “Rooftop Prince,” starring Park Yoo Chun and Han Ji Min, came out as the winner for the last episode, recording 14.8% (AGB Nielsen) for its last episode, a 2% increase from the night before.
“The Equator Man,” starring Uhm Tae Woong and Lee Joon Hyuk, was a close second with 14.1%. “The King 2hearts,” starring Lee Seung Gi and Ha Ji Won, came in last with 11.8%, dropping 0.3% from the night before.
Three new dramas will premiere next week. So Ji Sub and Lee Yeon Hee’s “Ghost” will replace “Rooftop Prince” on SBS, while Joo Won and Shin Hyun Joon’s “The Man with the Seven Faces” will take over “The Equator Man’s” time slot on KBS. Lee Jang Woo and Kim Sun Ah’s “I Do, I Do” will supersede “The King 2hearts” on MBC.