Two highly-anticipated new dramas premiered at the same time last night!
On July 29, MBC’s “Big Mouth” got off to a strong start as the most-watched Friday-Saturday drama of the night. According to Nielsen Korea, the new noir drama starring Lee Jong Suk and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA scored an average nationwide rating of 6.2 percent for its premiere.
“Big Mouth” also earned an average rating of 2.1 percent among the key demographic of viewers ages 20 to 49.
Meanwhile, SBS’s new drama “Today’s Webtoon“—which stars Kim Sejeong and airs in the same time slot as “Big Mouth”—scored an average nationwide rating of 4.1 percent for its own premiere.
“Today’s Webtoon” also made a promising start among viewers ages 20 to 49, with whom it scored an average rating of 1.8 percent.