K Drama: Doctor Slump, Knight Flower, and Flex x Cop Dominate Viewership
Doctor Slump Maintains Strong Ratings
Doctor Slump, the latest K Drama starring Park Hyung Sik and Park Shin Hye, continues to make waves in the world of romantic comedies. Since its debut on Netflix, the medical show has consistently topped global charts and maintained strong ratings in South Korea.
Despite facing competition from the AFC Asian Cup coverage, Doctor Slump managed to hold its own in viewership, with the third episode garnering a national average rating of 5.1 percent. The drama is expected to see a further increase in ratings with the broadcast of the fourth episode.
Global Success of Doctor Slump
On the global stage, Doctor Slump has secured the 9th position in the top 10 list of non-English TV shows on Netflix. The show’s popularity is evident from its high ranking, which is a testament to its captivating storyline and strong performances by the cast.
Doctor Slump tells the story of two doctors, former high school rivals, who navigate the lowest points in their professional careers. The 16-episode series has been praised for its heartwarming moments, relatable characters, and engaging medical cases.
Knight Flower and Flex x Cop Shine in Their Time Slots
SBS’s latest drama, Flex x Cop, featuring Ahn Bo Hyun, has also performed consistently, maintaining an average national rating of 6.3. The show airs simultaneously on Disney Plus, expanding its reach to a wider audience.
Historical Dramas Make Their Mark
KBS 2TV’s historical drama Korea-Khitan War experienced a slight dip in ratings after reaching double digits, averaging 9.7 percent for its latest Episode. Nevertheless, the drama continues to captivate viewers with its epic storytelling and impressive production values.
On the other hand, tvN’s Captivating the King saw a decline in ratings for its fifth Episode, falling to 3.9 percent. However, the drama remains in the top position on Netflix, indicating its strong appeal to international audiences.
Upcoming K dramas to Watch
For those looking for new K Dramas to watch, here are a few upcoming series that are sure to entertain:
- Shop Flower: A romantic drama about a florist who falls in love with a customer.
- Flower Story: A heartwarming tale of friendship, love, and the power of flowers.
- My Flower: A coming-of-age story about a young woman who discovers her hidden strength and resilience.
- Best Flower: A romantic comedy about a group of friends who find love and happiness in unexpected places.
The world of K Dramas continues to thrive with captivating new series and strong performances from talented actors and actresses. From medical dramas to historical epics and romantic comedies, there’s something for everyone in the diverse landscape of K dramas.
So, if you’re looking for your next binge-worthy show, be sure to check out some of these latest and upcoming K Dramas. You won’t be disappointed!