The new tvN drama “Familiar Wife” is off to a promising begin!
After the premiere of the primary episode of “Familiar Wife,” the drama was ready to usher in a median viewership rankings of 4.7 p.c nationwide, with a peak of 6.zero p.c, in accordance with Nielsen Korea.
Among these in tvN’s target market of individuals aged 20 to 49, the drama achieved a median of three.1 p.c and peaked at 3.9 p.c. These had been the best rankings amongst dramas airing on the identical time.
“Familiar Wife” is a love story about how one choice can change an individual’s future ceaselessly. The sentimental but relatable romantic comedy stars Ji Sung as Cha Joo Hyuk, a person who will get pushed round by his spouse at residence and pushed round by his boss at work, and Han Ji Min as Seo Woo Jin, a weary working mom and Cha Joo Hyuk’s spouse of 5 years.
The first broadcast of “Familiar Wife” explored the chaotic, however lifelike relationship between the couple. The two spend every day as if in battle, always bickering and, for Woo Jin, exploding in rage. They painting the picture of a real-life couple who’re too busy to look again at one another as a result of harsh realities of life.
Things start to alter as Joo Hyuk by probability meets his old flame from his school days, Hye Won (Kang Han Na), whereas he handing fliers for his job as a financial institution teller. During their assembly, Hye Won utters the life-changing phrases, “I used to love you, bear in mind?” Joo Hyuk begins to look again on his life from that point, and remembers that he had been on his solution to meet Hye Won on the bus, however got here to start out a relationship with Woo Jin resulting from his fateful choice of defending her from sexual harassment. That choice finally led him to his marriage with Woo Jin.
Strange issues begins to occur to Joo Hyuk, a median man. After serving to out an unknown man on the subway, he arms Joo Hyuk two cash. He takes a distinct route again residence, and makes use of the cash he obtained from the person to undergo the tollgate. Suddenly, he opens his eyes to get up in his room from his school days, along with his youthful sibling Ju Eun (Park Hee Bon) nagging at him, simply as she had 12 years in the past. When he checks the calendar, it reads “June 2006.”
“Familiar Wife” will take over the time slot beforehand occupied by “What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim” at 9:30 p.m. KST. The drama will probably be obtainable with English subtitles on Viki. Check out the premiere of “Familiar Wife” beneath!