The collaborative power of Kim Seung Woo, Park Yoochun, Lee Da Hae and Kang Hae Jung is clearly showing.
MBC’s new Monday-Tuesday drama ‘Miss Ripley’ has sold out all of its commercial slots for the month of June. A representative of the drama stated on the 15th that, “Even before the drama aired, all the commercial slots up till the 10th episode, which will air in June, were already sold out.”
‘Miss Ripley’ is able to sell 28 commercial slots per episode. Each slot in the 10pm period when ‘Miss Ripley’ airs costs around 13.5 million Won. By selling out all slots till the 10th episode, ‘Miss Ripley’ has earned 1.08 billion Won.
The drama also received 2 billion Won of insurance for exporting culture from K-sure on the 2nd. K-sure stated, “A verdict was made that the drama is a cultural content that has a strong possibility to succeed in both popularity and exportation which is why we would like to provide aid to ensure a smooth production.”
‘Miss Ripley’ signed a 1.8 billion Won exportation deal on broadcasting rights with Japanese and American companies already. Additional conferences are being held to determine broadcasting rights in other regions as Southeast Asia, as well as China.
A representative of ‘Miss Ripley’ stated, “Though the ratings have faltered slightly, the drama has been receiving positive feedback as it is led by veteran actors such as Kim Seung Woo, Kang Hae Jung and Lee Da Hae as well as Park Yoochun, who is a forerunner of the new Hallyu Wave.“
The 6th episode of ‘Miss Ripley’ scored in nationwide ratings of 12.7%(AGB Nielson). Its highest ratings so far were during the 2nd episode with 14.3% in nationwide ratings.
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