SEOUL, April 24 (Yonhap) — KBS 2TV’s “The Miracle We Met” maintained its sturdy place on the weekly TV chart by taking the No. 2 spot, information confirmed Tuesday.
The miraculous story about an especially confused man whose life has been upended in a single day garnered a rating of 241.8 on the weekly Content material Energy Index (CPI) for April 9-15.
It relinquished the highest spot to “My Mister,” tvN’s lugubrious collection that includes singer-songwriter IU and Lee Solar-kyun. The drama facilities on a younger, gloomy lady struggling to help her poverty-stricken household and a middle-aged man at her office. It recorded 245.6.
Written by standard scriptwriter Paik Mi-kyung of “Robust Lady Bong-soon” and “The Girl in Dignity,” “The Miracle We Met” tells a narrative in regards to the man who has to stay within the physique of a whole stranger with the identical identify, age and birthday however a totally completely different life.
It has been receiving optimistic opinions for the sturdy performances by its three foremost actors — Kim Myung-min, Kim Hyun-joo and Ra Mi-ran — in addition to its cohesive and unique storyline. The drama outperformed all different applications featured in the identical time slot, 10-11 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, in viewership scores.
Throughout a press convention final month, the author stated she was nicely conscious of the issues that the topic could be too banal in Korean dramas. However she stated she would inform her story otherwise.
“Actually, I’ve seen greater than 10 dramas with this topic. I do know it’s all too acquainted and boring. However as you would possibly all remember, I’m not the type of author who repeats the identical outdated story,” she stated at the moment.
Actor Kim, who performs lead character Tune Hyun-chul, exceeds public expectations — as all the time — in performing the confused man who’s pressured to stay another person’s life and makes a dramatic change in character.
For boy band EXO followers, Kai’s look — albeit brief — is sufficient to tune in and watch the present. As a shocking scene-stealer, the singer performs Ato the Messenger, who makes a fateful mistake that turns Tune Hyun-chul’s life the wrong way up.
The index, created by CJ E&M and Nielsen Korea, measures the extent of recognition, trending on social media websites and affect on client habits of leisure TV applications aired on three main terrestrial networks — MBC, SBS and KBS — and 7 cable channels owned by CJ E&M, together with tvN, Mnet and OCN, throughout prime time. JTBC, one other cable community that airs some extremely standard leisure reveals and dramas, was not included within the survey.