[HanCinema's News] "Our Beloved Summer" Shows Strong Success on Broad Spectrum of Ratings Platforms

The SBS drama "Our Beloved Summer" has been a noteworthy success for the broadcast network. Initial terrestrial ratings of 3.2% in the first episode have increased to 5.2% in the most recent episode, the twelfth out of sixteen planned. Though relatively low, "Our Beloved Summer" is the best rated drama in its timeslot for the critical age 20-49 year old demographic, which is considered the most valuable by advertisers.


"Our Beloved Summer" has also done respectably in other non-traditional measures of success. In the most recent iteration of The Good Data Report, "Our Beloved Summer" was the television show with the most representation in search terms and social media references, among other metrics, making up 16.14% of all such references. Its lead actors Kim Da-mi and Choi Wooshik were also first and second in The Good Data Report for performers in ongoing dramas, respectively.

"Our Beloved Summer" also holds all eight of the top spots for most popular television drama clips on the Naver TV Top 100, as assessed from December 13th to January 12th. Worldwide, "Our Beloved Summer" is seventh place on the recently released Netflix non-English leaderboard, with over 15.9 million hours views between January 3rd and January 9th. The 13th episode will be released on Netflix worldwide this coming January 17th.

Written by William Schwartz