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‘Goblin’ Doubles Earnings Of ‘Descendants Of The Sun’ On VOD, Becomes Most Watched Video On Demand Series

'Goblin' Doubles Earnings Of 'Descendants Of The Sun' On VOD

Gong Yoo’s “Goblin” has finally beat “Descendants of the Sun” as the most watched video on demand series. The tvN hit fantasy drama dethroned action drama topbilled by Song Song couple Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki which aired in early 2016 by nearly doubled revenues. According to a report by Soompi, figures reported by Cable TV-IPTV indicated that throughout December 2016 to February 2017 pegged the total income from video on demand subscription for the drama at 14 billion won which roughly translates to $12.5 million. While the drama has already ended in January this year, this revenue means that there are still 15-16 million viewers who are rewatching the drama. Before the feat was achieved by “Goblin”, the top sellers for VOD were “Reply 1988” which raked in a total of 300 million or approximately $6.2 million. The figures for “Descendants of the Sun” was not released officially but sources estimate the revenue to be roughly the same as “Reply 1988.” At the height of its success, “Descendants of the Sun” also enjoyed huge popularity on Baidu’s streaming platform iQiyi.com from China which brought streaming rights to the show and helped shoulder 40 percent of $11 million

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Song Song Couple News: Song Joong Ki Ready To Start Family WIth Song Hye Kyo? Romance Rumors Sparked By Talks Of Marriage

Song Song Couple News: Song Joong Ki Ready To Start Family WIth Song Hye Kyo? Romance Rumors Sparked By Talks Of Marriage

Are Song Song couple Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki ready to start a family together? A recent interview with the “Descendants of the Sun” actor had him talking about marriage and family, sparking rumors that he may want to get married soon. In an interview with W Korea , Song Joong Ki was reported as saying that he cherishes the idea of building his own family more than a successful career as an actor. Song Hye Kyo’s rumored boyfriend said that he adores his baby nephew and wants to be like his brother who is a good family man. “Acting is a unique profession,” Song Joong Ki elaborated. “As an actor, it’s important to strike and balance between work and family. Ultimately, I want to be a good father and a good husband.” Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo, more popularly known as the Song Song couple by fans of “Descendants of the Sun,” have constantly maintained that they are not dating. However, rumors continue to persist as fans believe that the pair are just keeping their romance a secret as shippers continue to connect their statements with each other. According to Korea Portal , fans have

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‘Descendants Of The Sun 2’ News: Lee Min Ho To Join Cast? Song Joong Ki’s Instagram Post Fan Hope For Sequel

'Descendants Of The Sun 2' News: Lee Min Ho To Join Cast? Song Joong Ki's Instagram Post Fan Hope For Sequel

After the massive success of his comeback drama “Legend of the Blue Sea,” is Lee Min Ho considering joining the potential sequel of another hit drama? Rumors have recently surfaced that Suzy Bae’s boyfriend is the latest star that is in talks to join the cast of “Descendants of the Sun 2”. According to a rumors , Lee Min Ho is a strong contender to join the show after he topped the survey of most popular Korean actors conducted on American drama fans. The strong performance of his recent comeback, which resulted in posting 20 percent ratings high, also made Lee Min Ho’s appearance in Descendants of the Sun 2 a much anticipated news among fans. Should the rumors prove to be true, Lee Min Ho will definitely not feel like a stranger to doing action drama like Descendants of the Sun. He has previously starred in the very successful City Hunter series, which is also being rumored to be developing a second season, reported Kpopstarz . Aside from City Hunter, Lee Min Ho has also starred in Faith, where he played the role of a captain in the Joseon era. He also starred in movies like Gangnam Blues. Meanwhile,

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‘Descendants Of The Sun 2’! Song Song Couple Won’t Be Returning? Here’s Everything We Know About!

'Descendants Of The Sun 2'! Song Song Couple Won't Be Returning? Here's Everything We Know About!

“Descendants of the Sun” has been one of most successful Korean dramas to come out of 2016, so much so in fact that the series might spawn a sequel due to high market demand. Fans just can’t get enough of the romantic pairing of Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo, also known as the Song Song couple that they are waiting with bated breath for the possibility of a reunion. Here’s everything we know about “Descendants of the Sun 2” from the rumors, to the plot to the cast. However, very few information has been confirmed by KBS and must be taken with a grain of salt. KBS is planning Descendants of the Sun 2.  The hit Korean drama ended last April but fans immediately asked for a sequel, a ripple that grew as more countries bought rights to air the drama in their own countries. KBS Drama Department Head Jung Sung Ho confirmed that they are planning to release a sequel to thank local and overseas viewers for their support. He also credited the drama for starting a third wave of Hallyu around the world, Soompi  reported. The Thai PM is a fan of the show . In

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