Suspicious Partner Viewer Ratings Hits All Time High As Storyline Intensifies

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Suspicious Partner Viewer Ratings Hits All-Time High As Storyline Intensifies
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Suspicious Partner Viewer Ratings Hits All-Time High As Storyline Intensifies

Suspicious Partner has broken its previous viewership ratings record!

Episode 26 recorded a general viewership ratings high of 11.7 percent in metropolitan areas and 10.5 percent nationwide.

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The 2049 ratings also hit an all-time high. 2049 ratings calculate viewership for viewers between their twenties and forties and also includes factors like streaming and social media that are not considered in the general ratings. On June 15, the 2049 ratings were 4.3 percent and 5.7 percent for episodes 23 and 24, but on June 21, Suspicious Partner reached 5.2 percent and 7.3 percent for episodes 25 and 26. This is much higher than MBCs Ruler: Master of the Mask, which hit 4.1 percent and 4.9 percent, and KBS2s Queen for 7 Days, which gathered 1.5 percent ratings.

Cast Of Suspicious Partner Discuss Ratings Promises
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Cast Of Suspicious Partner Discuss Ratings Promises

On May 4, Ji Chang Wook, Nam Ji Hyun, Choi Tae Joon, and Hello Venuss Nara from SBSs upcoming drama Suspicious Partner held a V App live broadcast to communicate with fans.

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As they were talking and showing off their great team chemistry, the question came up of deciding their ratings promises. The cast decided to aim for 15 percent for the promise, and they rolled dice to determine how many words they could use for their promise.

Ji Chang Wook And Nam Ji Hyun Reveal What Theyll Do If Suspicious Partner Excels In Ratings
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Ji Chang Wook And Nam Ji Hyun Reveal What Theyll Do If Suspicious Partner Excels In Ratings

On May 10, Ji Chang Wook and Nam Ji Hyun appeared on the 2 Oclock Escape Cultwo Show to promote their new drama Suspicious Partner.

During the show, the DJs asked, Making a promise [for viewership ratings] is the trend these days. What are you going to promise? People usually say that theyll do something if the ratings surpass a certain percentage.

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To this, Ji Chang Wook suggested, Well do something if the ratings surpass 12 percent, and the DJs persistently asked, What will you do?

tvN To Shake Up Its Weekend Drama Time Slots To Encourage Viewer Ratings
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tvN To Shake Up Its Weekend Drama Time Slots To Encourage Viewer Ratings

On May 17, tvN announced through a press release that their Friday-Saturday dramas would be moving to the Saturday-Sunday time slot.

We will be making big changes to our drama time slots through this move as well as establishing a new Wednesday-Thursday slot, they stated.

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The change will happen starting in June and according to tvN, it is to accommodate the lifestyles of their diverse viewership. It will be applied to the currently airing Chicago Typewriter as well as its upcoming successor, Forest of Secrets. (Forest of Secrets is scheduled to air on June 10.) In addition, the dramas will be airing 30 minutes later at 9 p.m. KST.

Park Seo Joon and Kim Ji Won to marry if 'Fight My Way' gets high viewer ratings?
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Park Seo Joon and Kim Ji Won to marry if 'Fight My Way' gets high viewer ratings?

Actor Kim Sung Ohpromised viewers something very special if upcoming drama 'Fight My Way' receives high ratings.

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At the press conference for the Monday-Tuesday KBS series on May 18, Kim Sung Oh surprised everyone by stating, "I think if viewer ratings hit 30%, Park Seo Junand Kim Ji Wonshould get married, and if it's below 30%, Ahn Jae Hongand Song Ha Yoonshould get married."