The finale of Extraordinary Attorney Woo on August 28, achieved the highest viewership ratings of the drama’s entire run, breaking its own records for getting the highest ratings earned by any program on ENA history.
According to Nielsen Korea, the final episode of the hit drama scored an average nationwide rating of 17.5 percent, marking a new all-time high for the show. “Extraordinary Attorney Woo” also took first place in its time slot across all channels among the key demographic of viewers ages 20 to 49, with whom it scored an average rating of 7.9 percent.
Extraordinary Attorney Woo is about, Woo Young-Woo (Park Eun-Bin) who is extremely smart but she also has autism spectrum disorder. She never forgets what she sees, but she lacks in social skills and empathy. Woo Young-Woo begins to work as a trainee lawyer at a large law firm While working there, she faces prejudice and irrationality against her, but she solves cases with her own unique perspective and grows as a lawyer.
Earlier this week, ASTORY CEO Lee Sang Baek announced that he hoped to produce a second season of “Extraordinary Attorney Woo,” while a source at ENA stated that they were discussing the possibility. And now the second season has been confirmed. Because of the show’s outstanding ratings, the K-creators drama’s are thinking about extending it for another season. Even though it happens very infrequently for a K-drama to be revived for a second season, there have been certain programmes with many seasons.
The creators of “Extraordinary Attorney Woo” said that they are brainstorming topics for Season 2 on August 17. 90% of the actors and crew are expected to return for Season 2, and the producers hope to have more information soon. Fans will undoubtedly be unable to watch the drama’s second season with anybody other than Park Eun-bin playing the title role, Attorney Woo Young-woo. for the Extraordinary Attorney Woo Season 2, it can be anticipated that Joo Hyun-young, who plays Young-Woo’s best friend Dong Geu-rami, and her boss Im Sung-Jae, who plays Kim Min-Shik nicknamed Hairy, will return in their respective roles.
Meanwhile, tvN’s “Adamas” rose to an average nationwide rating of 3.2 percent for its latest episode, while KBS 2TV’s new drama “If You Wish Upon Me” dipped slightly to an average nationwide rating of 1.9 percent for its fourth episode.