‘Hyori’s Bed and Breakfast’ achieved its highest rating yet.
According to Nielsen Korea, the August 6th episode of JTBC’s ‘Hyori’s Bed and Breakfast’ achieved a viewership of 7.508%. Compared to last week’s episode viewership of 6.172%, there was an increase of 1.3336%. The most recent episode achieved the higher viewership yet, breaking the previous record of 7.211%.
“Ratings are important, but the audience reaction has also been positive, which is good. People used to finish off their week with other programs, but now they finish it off with ‘Hyori’s Bed and Breakfast’,” said the PD of ‘Hyori’s Bed and Breakfast’, Jung Hyo-min.
“Lee Hyori, Lee Sang-soon and IU don’t treat it as a show, but they act comfortably around each other and share deep conversations. The audience is able to relate to the conversation topics, which is why I think reception has been so good,” he added.
On the recent August 6th episode of ‘Hyori’s Bed and Breakfast’, Lee Hyori and IU talk openly about being singers and dealing with obstacles in life. Given the high ratings, it appears that these topics deeply resonated with the audience.
by Kang Suh-jung
Translated by Janet Kang