After the phenomenon that was Squid Recreation, the recognition of Okay-dramas has elevated immensely because it’s now being embraced by non-Asian audiences as nicely. The way in which Squid Recreation took the world by storm, mixed with the success of Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha, are just about all of the proof you want that the world remains to be using the Korean wave.
It will come to no shock that a number of Korean sequence have been dominating the International Non-English class on Netflix. Because it stands, for 10 out of the 13 weeks of this yr, Korean sequence have secured the #1 spot in Netflix’s International Non-English sequence High 10. We’re obsessive about Okay-drama all proper.
And this week’s high spot goes to…
The plot of Enterprise Proposal is straightforward: A girl helps her buddy by going for a blind date with an organized suitor. The blind date occurs to be the girl’s CEO, and he or she’s compelled to steer a double life as a daily worker, and a possible suitor. The most effective half is that it works.
The highly-addictive sequence simply wrapped up this week, ending on a excessive at #1 on Netflix’s Non-English sequence High 10, a spot it is held for the third consecutive week. It even turned the third most-watched of all sequence on this planet this week.
Southeast Asian nations are particularly loving this sequence; the romance drama has been on the most-watched sequence listing throughout Southeast Asia for 5 consecutive weeks. And in case you have been questioning, sure, persons are nonetheless getting emotional now that the sequence has ended.
Not simply candy love tales.
If romance sequence aren’t your cup of tea, the Korean drama All of Us Are Useless, which premiered in January this yr, has additionally confirmed its watch-worthiness. The zombie thriller has change into the third most-watched non-English sequence of all time on Netflix, and yeah, that is superior as a result of: ZOMBIES.
Each the zombie sequence, and the youth crime drama Juvenile Justice have reached #1 within the Non-English sequence High 10 this yr, so you understand good Okay-drama is not simply sappy love tales that make you are feeling good inside.
Nonetheless from Juvenile Justice. IMAGE: Netflix
Okay-drama. Okay-drama all over the place.
It has been a very good week for Korean sequence within the Non-English class of Netflix. In actual fact, six Korean sequence climbed their solution to the International High 10 listing, and we could not be prouder.
In case you have not watched them already, the six Korean sequence are: Enterprise Proposal (#1), Twenty 5 Twenty One (#2), Forecasting Love & Climate (#4), Thirty-9 (#5), All of Us Are Useless (#7), and Juvenile Justice (#8).
To not play favorites, however Enterprise Proposal, and Twenty 5 Twenty One are actually good 😉
It is protected to say Okay-drama is right here to remain, hmm?
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