“So funny! So sweet! So happy!”
KBS 2TV’s Monday-Tuesday drama “The Law Cafe” is receiving rave reviews from overseas after only 4 episodes.
KBS 2TV’s Monday-Tuesday drama “The Law Cafe”, which first aired on Sep 5th, is maintaining its monopoly among Monday-Tuesday dramas like an impregnable fortress as it ranks first among its competitors that are broadcast at the same time for 2 weeks after its first broadcast.
Above all, with the first release of “The Law Cafe”, it ranked first in Asia’s largest platform viu at the same time as word of mouth spread overseas, creating a burning firepower. As it has captured the hearts of people around the world beyond Korea and established itself as a global popular drama, we classified overseas reactions by category.
“The Law Cafe” proved global interest as it received a rating of 9.1 on IMDB, the largest movie and drama information site in the U.S., followed by a rating of 9.3 on DREAMBEANS, a website featuring in-depth reviews and analysis of Korean dramas, and a rating of 8.1 on MYDRAMALIST, Asia’s largest drama rating platform.
“Best of 2022 indeed”, “I haven’t come across a drama that caught my attention as quickly as The Law Cafe did in quite a while”, “Both mains are terrific, script is nice and new, directing is good”… The favorable reviews related to the work continue, raising expectations.
Lee Seung-gi and Lee Se-young, who transformed into Kim Jeong-ho and Kim Yu-ri in “The Law Cafe” and earned the nickname “Lawtto (Law + Lotto) Couple” for their perfect chemistry, are gaining international fandom beyond Korea. Kim Jeong-ho, who is affectionate yet rough, and Kim Yu-ri, who is reckless but lovely, are raising the vitality of the drama with perfect harmony. Cheering for the two, who are throwing a jab of excitement amid their bickering, is being transmitted across borders.
Overseas viewers reacted explosively to the two’s passionate performance, such as “That’s so sweet!”, “It’s lovely, gets more interesting with every episode”, “Lee Seung-gi and Lee Se-young are both fantastic actors, and they have amazing chemistry!”…[“The Law Cafe” Overseas Reaction 3]: Empathy for life-related episodes
In addition, episodes closely related to life in “The Law Cafe” were interesting to people around the world. Global admiration exploded for the way the drama solved episodes related to the law, which seemed rather difficult, beyond simple romance.
Viewers formed a consensus by expressing empathy, such as “This is not just romance but also you can learn a lot of life lessons and the importance of having a family”, “I’m that impressed. This is more than an excellent show that draws into a well written plot”, “Funny, quirky with lots of laugh out loud moments”…
The production team said, “It is surprising that the response to ‘The Law Cafe’ is explosive not only in Korea but also abroad. ‘The Law Cafe’ is going to unfold a series of heart-throbbing, thrilling and touching narratives that will further ignite global interest. We ask for your constant love and interest.”
Meanwhile, episode 5 of KBS 2TV’s Monday-Tuesday drama “The Law Cafe” will air at 9:50 PM on Sep 19th.