“Extraordinary Attorney Woo” is receiving a lot of attention from all over the world thanks to its popularity in Korea.
According to Flix Patrol, an online video aggregation site on July 10th, the ENA drama “Extraordinary Attorney Woo” ranked eighth in the Netflix TV show category as of the previous day.
Only 4 episodes of the drama have been released, but it has quickly emerged as one of the most talked-about works in Korea and abroad.
“Extraordinary Attorney Woo” topped the Netflix TV show charts in a total of eight countries, including Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. It was also ranked in the top 10 in 23 countries from various cultures, including Asia, the Middle East, New Zealand, and Canada.
Korean netizens expressed great surprise that the calming healing drama “Extraordinary Attorney Woo” has achieved great results as provocative and sensational dramas are overflowing.
They analyzed that the reason for the popularity seems to be the drama’s “healing” genius protagonist and the fact that it has no villain.
The popularity of the drama is seen among not only OTT productions but also Channel ENA ones.
According to Nielsen Korea, a ratings research company, “Extraordinary Attorney Woo” showed a significant increase in its ratings, recording 5.2% in the fourth episode, rising from 0.9% in the first episode.
The drama “Extraordinary Attorney Woo,” which is drawing keen attention at home and abroad, depicts rookie lawyer Woo Young-woo (Park Eun-bin), who has a genius brain and autism spectrum, solves various cases and grows into a true lawyer.
It is a heart-warming drama that touches the audience by setting Woo Young-woo’s challenge against prejudice and absurdity in the world as the main theme.
Famous actors such as Park Eun-bin, Kang Tae-oh, and Kang Ki-young are praised for their perfect visuals, and the drama is also complemented on its directing, and screenplay.