110805 The JYJ Kim Jaejoong Effect? 2nd Episode Broadcast Of “Protect The Boss” Receives Soaring Attention From Overseas
The episode of SBS’s “Protect the Boss” that was aired on 3 August has received heightened interest from overseas.
The story unfolds after female secretary Noh Eun Seol becomes secretary to “Bad boy” chaebol Cha Ji Hun, and before this episode was aired, the way Ji Sung and Choi Kang Hee met was already a hot topic.
After it was announced that JYJ’s Kim Jaejoong, who successfully made his debut as an actor in the Japanese drama “Sunao Ni Narenakute” would be participating in this drama, the interest from overseas became passionate.
Typically, a drama’s viewership ratings are decided by the domestic viewers, and this is the norm. But by the second episode of “Protect the Boss,” regions that the show cannot be broadcast in such as Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and other regions in Asia have shown signs of interest in the show.
Following that, the SBS Information Center, which handles the exporting of SBS programs expressed “For “Protect the Boss,” the current level of interest from overseas is explosive, and is the drama receiving the most attention from the Asian markets. Several overseas distributors are in currently in talks with us for “Protect the boss.” “