The remarkable power of Jun Ho and Yoona are proven as “King the Land” surges in Netflix’s global view chart.
According to the official site Netflix TOP 10 on August 16th, JTBC’s weekend drama “King the Land” ranked 2nd in the global non-English TV category for the week from August 7th to August 13th.
Meanwhile, with a cumulative viewing time of over 6,060 hours, it proudly claimed the 1st place in the global ranking.
In the previous week, “King the Land” held 3rd place in the same category but rose to 2nd place this week, showcasing a strong momentum. Notably, the drama concluded back on August 6th, so this impressive achievement has once again proven its popularity, as well as the image of leading actors Lee Jun Ho and Yoona.
It is also revealed that “King the Land” secured 1st place in viewing rankings in countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Bolivia, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Peru, Venezuela, as well as landing in the top 10 in South Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Qatar, Taiwan, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, Romania, Mexico, Paraguay, Chile, Brazil, and more, totaling to 43 countries.
Throughout its run, “King the Land” depicted the sweet romantic comedy between the tough hotel manager Gu Won (played by Lee Jun Ho) and the hotelier Cheon Sa Rang (played by Yoona), capturing the viewers’ hearts with explosive chemistry and lovely appeal.
It can even be said that Lee Jun Ho and Yoona have solidified their titles as the “Romantic Comedy King” and “Romantic Comedy Queen” through this work.
On the other hand, “King the Land”, which received high rankings in terms of topicality throughout its broadcast and even achieving the top spot on Netflix’s global chart, boasted a nationwide rating of 13.8% for its finale (according to Nielsen). With this viewership, the drama has surpassed its personal record and left a strong impression.