JTBC Will Broadcast ‘Snowdrop’ 3 Times This Week To Straighten Out Public Accusations About The Controversy That Accompanies It. Gaining The Rating Of The Latest Episode Was Also Highlighted By The Public.
Despite getting a strong reaction from the public, JTBC still doesn’t want to give up proving ” Snowdrop ” is not as alleged. The drama, starring Jisoo BLACKPINK ( Black Pink ) and Jung Hae In , aired three episodes at once this week.
Set in 1987, “Snowdrop” tells the love story between elite college student Im Su Ho (Jung Hae In) and female dormitory resident Eun Young Ro (Jisoo). One day, Im Su Ho suddenly appears at the girls’ dormitory with wounds on his body and is found by Eun Young Ro, who hides and takes care of him.
This week, 3 episodes of “Snowdrop” were aired in an effort to straighten out the notion that this drama does not distort history as people accuse. But unfortunately, it turns out that the drama’s rating has declined when the new episode is expected to quell public anger.
According to Nielsen Korea , “Snowdrop” only received a rating of 1.8 percent in episode 3 which aired on Friday (12/24). This acquisition number is the lowest of other dramas in the same slot. Obtaining this rating can not help but be in the spotlight of the viewers.
When compared with the previous two episodes, which gained 2.9 percent and 3.9 percent, the figure of 1.8 percent was considered a step backwards. However, many Korean netizens think that the rating is still too high for a drama with a historical distortion controversy. The angry public continues to voice a boycott of “Snowdrop”.
If this is sad, even fans are bored and don’t want to watch it,” said another. “1 percent is still high,” commented another netizen.
Meanwhile, “Snowdrop” will continue episodes 4 and 5 as a continuation of the story. The next episode will air on December 24 and 25 at 22:30 local time.
Jisoo BLACKPINK Slapped By Stepmother, ‘Snowdrop’ Gives Leakage Of Argument
Due To The Controversy Over The Distortion Of South Korean History In ‘Snowdrop’, JTBC Has Announced That It Will Broadcast 3 Episodes At Once For This Weekend In Order To Relieve Viewers’ Concerns.
” Snowdrop ” will air the latest episode on Friday (12/24). Ahead of the broadcast, the JTBC drama production team presented photos of the latest scenes belonging to BLACKPINK ‘s Jisoo and Kim Jung Nan which would be a shame to miss.
As is known together in the synopsis of the story “Snowdrop”, Eun Young Ro (Jisoo) decides to run away from home because he has a bad relationship with his stepmother, Hong Aera (Kim Jung Nan). Eun Young Ro’s own mother has died.
In the new scene photo of “Snowdrop”, Eun Young Ro meets Hong Aera again. But the photo also immediately showed the tense atmosphere between them, even the stepmother did not hesitate to slap Eun Young Ro hard.
Accompanying the photo of the scene, the production team of “Snowdrop” said, “Young Ro returned home, after 10 years, to look for clothes to give to Im Soo Ho ( Jung Hae In ). While trying to sneak in with clothes, he was caught by his father, Eun. Chang Soo ( Heo Jun Ho ) and his stepmother Hong Aera,” said the production team.
“Two people who did not communicate with each other because of hatred involving the death of Young Ro’s biological mother. After an argument, Young Ro threw his family photo on the floor and Hong Aera slapped him in the face,” added the production team.
Actresses Jisoo and Kim Jung Nan are able to beautifully play the character of a stepmother with her child who has had bad feelings for each other for a long time, raising the atmosphere on the set. Young Ro’s family story is still hidden in episodes 1 and 2, attention is focused on the role that will be played. played by his family for what happened to Young Ro in the future,” concluded the production team.
On the other hand, due to the controversy about the distortion line of South Korean history in “Snowdrop”, JTBC has announced that it will broadcast 3 episodes at once for this weekend.
Meanwhile, the third episode of “Snowdrop” will air on Friday (12/24) at 10:30 KST. Next episode four will be broadcast on Saturday (12/25) at 22:30 KST. Meanwhile, the fifth episode will air on Sunday (26/12) at 22:30 KST.