"Descendants of the Sun" Achieves 30% in Ratings

The Korean drama is reaching record-breaking ratings, reaching 31.2% in the fifth episode alone.

The KBS drama series, "Descendants of the Sun" is capturing the hearts of Korean drama lovers worldwide. It has already surpassed the 30% mark in ratings within the first five episodes. The drama first aired on the 24th of February, with ratings that showed huge potential and promising success. 

The drama has also received a lot of love from Chinese viewers, where it is aired through an online video platform, IQiyi. In that platform alone, the series has garnered 120 million views, as of last week.

The widely popular Korean tv series stars Song Hye Kyo, who is known for her 2004 drama, Full House, and Song Joong Ki, who is known for his drama, The Innocent Man. This is also Song Joong Ki's first acting role after his two-year mandatory military service.

"Descendants of the Sun" airs at 21:55 (KST) on Wednesdays and Thursdays. You can  also watch episodes on this site.