We’ve reached the halfway point for Mr. Sunshine starring Lee Byung Hun and Kim Tae Ri, and it continues to bring in great numbers in Nielsen drama ratings. This week it brought in 12.8% for episode 11 on Saturday and rose to 13.4% for episode 12 on Sunday. So let’s see how it does in the second half of its run!
Mr. Sunshine is set during the early 1900’s and is about the romance of a soldier (Lee Byung Hun) of the righteous army and an aristocrat’s daughter (Kim Tae Ri). It follows the story of the soldier who got on a U.S. military expedition as a child and grew up in America. As an adult, he then returns to Korea as a soldier during the final years of the Joseon era. It comes from writer Kim Eun Sook of hits such as Goblin and Descendants of the Sun.
Mr. Sunshine airs Saturday and Sunday on tvN.
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