‘Crash Landing On You’ beats ‘Goblin’ as tvN’s Highest Rated Drama
The popular Korean drama Crash Landing On You recently ended their show with a blast.
According to Nielsen Korea, the final broadcast of the 16-episode series that stars Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin achieved an average nationwide rating of 21.683 percent. Moreover, it has a peak rating of 24.1 percent – breaking the 20.5 percent peak rating set by Goblin back in January 2017.
The tvN series premiered in December 2019 with only 6.1% viewership rating but slowly climbed up until its final episode aired on Sunday, February 16, making it the most watched Korean drama so far in 2020.
Crash Landing On You tells the story of South Korean fashion empire owner Yoon Se-ri (Son Ye Jin) and North Korean military officer Ri Jeong-hyeok (Hyun Bin). The two crossed paths when Se-ri accidentally crash-lands on North Korean territory because of a paragliding accident. Ri Jeong-hyeok hides and protects her as they try to find a way for her to safely return to South Korea.
In fact, the hashtag #CrashLandingOnYouFinale has taken the Twitter with fans expressing their thoughts and emotions about the almost two hours ending.
The best lead
The best second lead
The best squad
The best ahjummas
The best episodes
The best ost#CrashLandingOnYouFinale #CrashLandingOnYou 13/10 pic.twitter.com/WGmCLcvbfo
— shaf (@shafyasiin) February 16, 2020
This scene right here ended other kdrama couple reunions. Nothing can beat how emotional and heart wrenching this scene is #CrashLandingOnYouFinale pic.twitter.com/TMgBW7pBQJ
— a. (@aleeoboba) February 16, 2020
Second lead couple Seo Dan (Seo Ji-Hye) and Seungjun (Kim Jung-Hyun) also left the viewers heart broken with their beautiful yet tragic love story.
It hurts knowing that they could never smile like this together again😭😭💔#CrashLandingOnYouFinale pic.twitter.com/mysC2RBPFU
— joheun drama (@kdramastan14) February 16, 2020
Dan character taught us that sometimes in this lifetime, it's enough to meet your true love once. Even in a brief period of time. Even if you don't end up together. What matter is you met and shared beautiful memories together. #CrashLandingOnYouFinale pic.twitter.com/PKpeYIzP98
— Jennica (@thanica25) February 16, 2020
Meanwhile, the emotional OST of the series, I Give You My Heart sang by the Singer-Actress IU received a certified Perfect All-Kill in Korean Charts following Goblin‘s OST three years ago.
So what you waiting for? Binge watch Crash Landing On You on streaming giant Netflix.