Date: 23 June, 2011
[Joeun News=Reporter Jo Soo Hyun]
SBS Monday-Tuesday drama <Lie To Me> is grabbing attention by receiving hot responses from the foreign viewers.
Gong Ah Jung and Hyun Ki Joon became Korea’s married couple with a single ridiculous lie, “I’m married”. After the lie ended, Gong Ah Jung and Hyun Ki Joon began a real love story. ‘Lie To Me’, which is portraying a real, sweet romance between Gong Ah Jung and Hyun Ki Joon, has become a hot issue amongst the Netizens for receiving explosive responses from the international fans.
In particular, <Lie To Me> is receiving explosive popularity from major Chinese video sites Tudou and Youku. It’s hot popularity is evident as <Lie To Me> ranked #1 in popular TV dramas on Tudou, the Chinese version of Youtube, and ranked #1 in Korean dramas category on Youku.
In addition, <Lie To Me> also grabbed attention by receiving explosive responses at a Hallyu drama site Mysoju.com as it ranked #1 in weekly rankings amongst all dramas, Korean, Chinese, Japanese, and Taiwanese.
International fans who watched <Lie To Me> stated ‘<Lie To Me> is a lovable drama. I’m looking forward to the next episode.(babypillow).’ ‘I’m watching all the episodes again. It’s really the best drama! I look forward to Monday and Tuesdays every week(ferriwheels) ’, ‘<Lie To Me> is very addictive. I’m looking for Ki Joon and Ah Jung’s happy ending(emailshine)’ and etc., displaying hot responses.
The production company of <Lie To Me>, Verdi Media stated, “We were surprised by the explosive interest from the international fans. All the actors and staff members are energized from the support and responses given by both domestic and international fans. We thank them for such interest.”
Meanwhile, as Ah Jung was shocked to receive a message that she’s been fired during a party she attended with Ki Joon, SBS Monday-Tuesday drama <Lie To Me> is raising the curiosity of the viewers. <Lie To Me> airs every week at 9:55 PM on Monday and Tuesday.