K-drama Delivery Man, Episode 1 ratings show promise – word should spread how good this is

While the new Korean supernatural rom-com drama Delivery Man, Episode 1 ratings last night were nowhere near as high as those on other networks, the comedy drama does show promise for gaining much higher numbers going forward.

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Especially as, even with the quite low Delivery Man, Episode 1 ratings in Korea yesterday, the ENA drama still achieved higher ratings than the first episode of that network’s past most highly-rated TV series Extraordinary Attorney Woo.

Nationwide ratings for Episode 1 of Delivery Man (known as 딜리버리맨 in Korea) came in at 1.1 percent last night.

A number that places it higher than the 0.9 percent the first episode of the critically-acclaimed Extraordinary Attorney Woo earned back in June, 2022.

Considering Extraordinary Attorney Woo then shot from 32nd place in its time slot for its first episode to first place with a 17.5 percent audience share by the time its final episode aired, there is most definitely hope for Delivery Man yet.

 

Bang Min Ah in Delivery Man, Episode 1

Especially as, after watching the first exceptionally well-done and highly entertaining episode of the rom-com earlier today, I have a feeling word will spread quickly that Delivery Man is a solid very funny drama deserving of a much higher audience.

You can watch the drama’s first two episode streaming via Viki now.

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Michelle Topham