24 Oct 2021 6:30 PM +00:00 UTC

Jirisan Records Highest Premiere Ratings In The Whole tvN History Of Weekend Kdramas

Jirisan (also known as Mount Jiri) is creating a stir from its premiere episode, which was aired on October 23, 2021.

According to Nielsen Korea, Jirisan dominated the weekend evening time slot immediately after its first episode’s airing with an average nationwide viewership rating of 9.1%. Jirisan also broke the previous record held by Kdrama Mr. Sunshine for the highest premiere ratings of a weekend drama in the history of tvN.

In addition, Jirisan now holds the record as the second-highest viewership ratings of any drama’s first episode in the whole tvN history. The No.1 spot is still protected by Hospital Playlist 2, with a nationwide viewership rating of 10.0%.

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Jirisan: The Birth Of Another Masterpiece From Kingdom Writer Kim Eun Hee

Jirisan is penned by Kim Eun Hee, the mastermind behind the groundbreaking series Kingdom. And it’s no wonder how great of a writer she is as Jirisan immediately captivated a massive audience since its premiere.

Everything was unique in the premiere episode. Jirisan introduced a powerful variation in genres by adding mystery to the already suspense aura of the mountain, which no one has ever attempted to create.

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Jirisan will unfold the truth behind the mysterious and unexplored incidents in the regions of the mountain where they will strive hard to take track of survivors and lost trekkers.

The series stars Jun Ji Hyun as Seo Yi Kang, a top ranger at Mount Jiri National Park who will eventually change her view of the mountain after meeting rookie ranger Hyun Jo. Ju Ji Hoon will portray the character of Kang Hyun Jo, the rookie ranger who will become the partner of Seo Yi Kang.

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Jirisan Episode 3 Release Date And Time

The new tvN Kdrama Jirisan is one of the network’s 15th-anniversary special projects. Jirisan Episode 3 is scheduled to be released on October 30 at 9:00 PM KST.

Here is the approximate release of Jirisan Episode 3 according to different time zones.

  • Central Time: 7:00 AM (October 30)
  • British Time: 1:00 PM (October 30)
  • Eastern Time: 8:00 AM (October 30)
  • Pacific Time: 5:00 AM (October 30)
  • Philippine Time: 8:00 PM (October 30)

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