With only two episodes remaining in its run, tvN’s omnibus series ‘Our Blues’ has reached a new all-time high in ratings. According to Nielsen Korea, episode 18 of ‘Our Blues,’ which aired on June 5, had the drama’s highest viewership ratings to date. The most recent episode ranked first in its time slot across all channels, with a nationwide average rating of 12.5%.
Furthermore, ‘Our Blues’ achieved first position in its time slot among the crucial demographic of viewers aged 20 to 49, with a nationwide average rating of 5.1 percent within this cohort. ‘Our Blues,’ which has a star-studded ensemble, has been consistently maintaining its buzz. For the fourth week of May, the drama remained in second place on the list of most buzzworthy dramas, while its stars Han Ji Min, Jung Eun Hye, and Kim Woo Bin all made the Top 10 list of most buzzworthy drama performers.
Meanwhile, JTBC’s ‘Cleaning Up,’ which aired its second episode on the same day, received an average nationwide rating of 2.5 percent, a little decrease in viewership from the previous day’s premiere episode, which received 2.7 percent. ‘Cleaning Up,’ starring Yeom Jung Ah, Jeon So Min, and Kim Jae Hwa as service cleaners for a securities firm, depicts the three characters’ revolt in the face of an insider trading opportunity.
Furthermore, MBC’s ‘Showtime Begins!’ saw an increase in ratings, with the most recent episode garnering an average nationwide rating of 3.1 percent. The drama ‘It’s Beautiful Now’ on KBS 2TV also saw an increase in ratings, with a nationwide average of 23.8 percent.