Strong Girl Nam Soon E12 in 1st place in time slot with RISING ratings

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The Korean drama Strong Girl Nam Soon, Episode 12 hit the airwaves last night to rising ratings — both nationwide and in Seoul — and a first place in its time slot.

Numbers from Nielsen Korea show Strong Girl Nam Soon, Episode 12 earning 8.47 percent of the audience share, which was a jump from the drama’s previous episode’s rating of 7.57 percent nationwide.

In Seoul, the action adventure performed even better garnering a 9.01 percent rating, which is a substantial increase from Episode 11’s 7.89 percent.

Both of those ratings placed the JTBC drama in first place in its time slot for the evening.

Strong Girl Nam Soon continues to perform well on Netflix

The Lee Yoo Mi-led drama is also performing well with international viewers, with users of My Drama List rating the show 8.1 out of 10.

On Netflix, where the show is streaming for international viewers, Strong Girl Nam Soon has consistently been on the service’s Top 10 most-watched non-English TV shows since it premiered.

During the last period reported (the week up to November 5th, 2023), the K-drama was in the #4 spot with 2.3 million views of the show in one week alone.

Strong Girl Nam Soon stars Lee Yoo Mi alongside Kim Jung Eun, Kim Hae Sook, Ong Seong Wu, and Byeon Woo Seok.

It airs every Saturday and Sunday at 22:30 (KST) on JTBC.

The K-drama’s next episode will air/stream on Saturday, November 18th.

About Michelle Topham

Brit-American journalist based in Austria, former radio DJ at 97X WOXY, and Founder/CEO of Leo Sigh. I've covered K-drama, K-pop, J-pop and music news for over a decade.