“Hwarang” Ratings Increase With Dramatic Second Episode
KBS’s new Monday-Tuesday drama “Hwarang” has seen an increase in its ratings with its intense second episode.
According to Nielsen Korea on December 21, the previous day’s second episode of “Hwarang” reached a rating of 7.2 percent. This is an increase of 0.3 percent from the 6.9 percent rating for the show’s premiere episode on December 19.
“Hwarang” second episode came in second place in its time slot on December 20, after SBS’s medical drama “Romantic Doctor Kim” at 22.9 percent. The two dramas were followed by MBC’s “Night Light,” which achieved a rating of 4.5 percent.
The historical drama “Hwarang” stars Go Ara, Park Seo Joon, Park Hyung Sik, SHINee’s Minho, Do Ji Han, Jo Yoon Woo, BTS’s Kim Taehyung (V), and more. The second episode features many suspenseful and heartbreaking scenes, including the continuation of a cameo by actor Lee Kwang Soo.
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