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Tunnel Sets New OCN Record With Impressive Viewership Ratings For Final Episode
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Tunnel Sets New OCN Record With Impressive Viewership Ratings For Final Episode

OCNs hit drama Tunnel has finished strong with record-breaking viewership ratings!

The finale that aired on May 21 gathered average viewership ratings of 6.5 percent and peaked at 7.1 percent. Within its target audience (people between the ages of 25 and 49), the drama scored average ratings of 7.2 percent and peaked at 8.1 percent.

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OCNs highest record of 5.9 percent ratings was previously held by drama Squad 38. With impressive viewership ratings of 6.5 percent, Tunnel has set a whole new record!

tvNs Sci-Fi Drama Circle Kicks Off With Solid Ratings
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tvNs Sci-Fi Drama Circle Kicks Off With Solid Ratings

tvNs sci-fi thriller drama Circle has aired its first episode.

The Monday-Tuesday drama started off with a favorable response in terms of cable viewership ratings. Based on the May 22 results, the first episode brought in an average of 2.9 percent ratings, even bringing in 3.5 percent ratings at its highest point, according to Nielsen Korea.

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tvN also received attention from a target audience of viewers in their 20s to 40s. The show especially brought in an average viewership rating of 5.3 percent among female viewers in their 30s.

Whisper Comes To An End And Scores Dramas Highest Viewership Ratings
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Whisper Comes To An End And Scores Dramas Highest Viewership Ratings

Whisper ended with a bang!

According to Nielsen Korea, the last episode of Whisper, which aired on May 23, recorded 20.3 percent viewer ratings nationwide. This figure is 1.1 percent higher than that of the penultimate episode, which had set the previous record for the dramas ratings.

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Whisper took first place in the Monday-Tuesday time slot while its competing dramas trailed behind with a huge gap in between. Newly starting Monday-Tuesday drama, MBCs Lookout, gathered average ratings of 4.7 percent, and another one, KBSs Fight My Way, reached 6 percent ratings. For first episode ratings, Lookout was ahead of Fight My Way, but their positions changed for the second episodes.

What promise will Oh Yeon Seo carry out herself with Joo Won in the army, if their drama gains high ratings?
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What promise will Oh Yeon Seo carry out herself with Joo Won in the army, if their drama gains high ratings?

The main actors of upcoming drama 'My Sassy Girl', Joo Won and Oh Yeon Seo, pre-recorded a radio show on 'Cultwo Show', to be aired on May 27!

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Joo Won, who left the entertainment scene to serve his mandatory military service this past May 16, told listeners, "I wasn't able to meet with everyone before my enlistment, because I'm not the type to forwardly tell people I'll be leaving. When I come back, please cast me in a lot of productions."

Circle Cast Members Reveal Their Ratings Promise
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Circle Cast Members Reveal Their Ratings Promise

The cast members of tvNs Circle will be doing something special when the drama hits 3 percent viewer ratings!

Circle premiered on May 22 and recorded 2.9 percent ratings, while its second episode gathered 2.3 percent ratings.

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On May 28, the dramas production team revealed images of cast members Yeo Jin Goo, Kim Kang Woo, Gong Seung Yeon, Highlights Lee Gi Kwang, and An Woo Yeon holding up signs that read, When Circle exceeds 3 percent ratings, we will give out coffee to 300 people.