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‘Guardian’ sees strong video-on-demand sales, beats ‘Descendants of the Sun’

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Updated : April 26 2017

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(tvN/KBS2)
“Guardian: The Lonely and Great God,” tvN’s megahit drama that ended in January, has become the most watched Korean drama through video-on-demand services.

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(Yonhap)
“Guardian” has earned total revenue of $12.5 million, according to Internet Protocol TV and digital cable networks Wednesday.

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(Yonhap)
Before the 16-episode drama set the record, KBS 2TV’s “Descendants of the Sun” and tvN’s “Reply 1988” were the most watched dramas via video on demand.

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(tvN)
“Reply 1988” brought in a total of $6.2 million, but the exact revenue for “Descendants of the Sun” was not revealed, though an official from KBS said that it was similar to the profits earned from “Reply 1988.”

By Jie Ye-eun (yeeunjie@heraldcorp.com)

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