Lovers of the Red Sky remains the No.1 K-drama among those that air in the Monday and Tuesday evening time slots. The series continues to be at a tight match with the KBS series Police University and tvN Kdrama High Class.
Despite experiencing a slight downfall in its latest episode, Lovers of the Red Sky still managed to record an average nationwide viewership rating of 8.9%. The series' personal best 10.2% rating was received in Episode 6.
However, it is expected that the Kdrama will go back on track in the following weeks.
Lovers of the Red Sky is a historical fantasy romance drama based on a novel of the same name penned by artist Jung Eun Gwol. The renowned artist also worked with Sungkyunkwan Scandal, and The Moon Embracing The Sun, both adapted into hit K-drama series.
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 8 Recap
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 8 sees Hong Cheon Gi finally entering Gohwawon alongside the other painters. After being toured around the prestigious place, Cheon Gi gets informed that she will work on recovering the late King's portrait during the night.
Expert Han shows Cheon Gi around the place where all paintings of the past Kings were stored. He also oriented her on what kind of work will she be doing during her stay in the Gohwawon.
However, when Cheon Gi is taking her time observing the late King's portrait, she suddenly feels nauseous, which made her fall down due to the mysterious energy coming from it.
They immediately went outside and Cheon Gi goes on her way back to her quarters. She meets Prince Yangmyeong as he will be the one who will assist Cheon Gi in recovering the late King's portrait.
Before starting, Cheon Gi suddenly remembers she dropped her bandage inside the room where the kings' paintings were stored. She hurriedly went outside and as she was on her way, she sees Ha Ram. When they were retrieving the bandage inside, the portrait calls the demon inside Ha Ram.
As soon as Cheon Gi and Ha Ram evacuated the gallery, Prince Yangmyeong arrived. They witnessed Ha Ram in a terrifying state as the demon inside him awakens once again.
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 9 Release Date
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 9 is set to be released on Monday, October 4, 2021. The ongoing Kdrama is broadcasted on SBS every Monday and Tuesday.
Consecutively, the series will also be available for international fans through online streaming on the platforms Viki and Viu every Tuesday and Wednesday. English subtitles for the episodes will be provided for easy and comfortable viewing.
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 9 Release Time
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 9 will air on its original network SBS on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 10:00 PM KST. If this timeline is strictly followed, here is the list of approximate release times of the show according to different time zones.
Central Time: 7:30 AM (October 4)
British Time: 1:30 PM (October 4)
Eastern Time: 8:30 AM (October 4)
Pacific Time: 5:30 AM (October 4)
Philippine Time: 8:30 PM (October 4)
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 9 Preview
Lovers of the Red Sky Episode 9 preview sees Prince Yangmyeong getting suspicious right after what he witnessed was happening to Ha Ram. He suddenly wonders if he was involved with the death of the guards on Mount Inwang when they were looking for him.
To fill in his curiosity, the King suddenly calls Prince Yangmyeong in. He decides to disclose the truth as he believes it is the right time for the prince to know everything. Prince Yangmyeong warns Ha Ram to not see Cheon Gi in the meantime.
On the other hand, Cheon Gi's father begs her to never paint the king's portrait which feared the young woman.