tvN’s ‘Queen of Tears’ Achieves Record Ratings Yet Again: Peaks at 16.1% Nationwide

In a remarkable display of viewer engagement, episode 8 of tvN’s weekend drama “Queen of Tears” has once again surpassed expectations, achieving its highest ratings to date. Written by Park Ji-Eun and directed by Jang Young-woo and Kim Hee-won, the latest instalment of the series aired on March 31st, impressing audiences with its compelling narrative and powerful performances.

Attesting to its widespread appeal, episode 8 of “Queen of Tears” garnered an average nationwide rating of 16.1%, with a peak of 18.2%, solidifying its position as a frontrunner in the television industry. In the Seoul metropolitan area, the drama achieved even greater success, reaching an average rating of 17.9% and a peak of 20.2%, showcasing its resonance with local audiences.

Song Joong Ki’s still in “Queen of Tears” (Credits: tvN)

Central to the episode’s success was the portrayal of Baek Hyun-woo’s unwavering commitment to protecting Hong Hae-in amidst a backdrop of dark conspiracies aimed at the Queens. Kim Soo-hyun’s portrayal of Baek Hyun-woo’s emotional turmoil and steadfast determination struck a chord with viewers, earning praise for its authenticity and depth.

Additionally, “Queen of Tears” continued its dominance across demographic groups, with impressive ratings in the coveted 2049 age bracket. The drama’s ability to resonate with both male and female viewers further solidified its status as a standout production in the competitive television market.

Still from “Queen of Tears” Episode 8 (Credits: tvN)

As the series continues its successful run, “Queen of Tears” remains an example to the power of compelling storytelling and stellar performances. With its thrilling narrative and strong viewer reception, the drama is poised to leave a lasting impact on audiences nationwide.