South Korean actor Song Joong-ki and actress Song Hye-kyo, who are playing lead roles in the South Korean TV drama series ‘Descendants of the Sun,’ attended a press conference on Tuesday in Hong Kong as part of the drama’s promotional events.
The mega-hit KBS 2TV drama will be aired on Viu TV on Wednesday when the station starts to broadcast, according to a local news media.
The so-called ‘Song-Song couple’ arrived in Hong Kong on Monday amid enthusiastic applause from crowds of fans for their first overseas TV series press event.
The romantic drama revolves around the love story between an army captain, Yoo Si-jin, who serves in the UN peacekeeping forces, and a female doctor named Kang Mo-yeon.
Data by Nielsen Korea said recently the Wednesday-Thursday night show was watched by 32.4% of viewers in South Korea, maintaining a viewership above 30% for the second straight week. In China, the 16-episode drama has been broadcast through video-streaming website iQiyi, and surpassed 100 million views on average for each episode that has aired. Read More