Korean drama "Three Brothers" brought in solid ratings to score its 14th consecutive win atop weekly TV charts.
Figures by TNS Media Korea and AGB Nielsen Media Research on Monday revealed that the series brought in TV viewership ratings of 40.1 and 39.6 percent, respectively, during the week of May 17 to 23.
The family drama, based on the lives of three brothers, surpassed the 40 percent mark for the first time since first airing in October last year.
KBS variety program "Happy Sunday" also fared relatively well on both charts, recording ratings of 26.8 and 25.2 percent, respectively, to claim the title as the No. 2 show in the country.
MBC's historical epic "Dong Yi" rounded out the top three shows this week with TV ratings of 25.3 percent on TNS' poll and a slightly lower ratings of 25.2 percent on AGB's survey.
TV ratings for the week of May 17-23, 2010 [TNS Media Korea]
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