CSM55 Cities + Online
After more than a month, it’s really time to bid goodbye to Minglan. For its last 3 days of airing, The Story of Minglan broke past 2% in CSM52 ratings. Unbeatable You seems to have gotten a boost from the back to back broadcast with Minglan as it garnered a high of 1.840% upon premiere. Ratings dwindled as the days went by though it still managed to break 1% by the end of the week.
Minglan kept its lead online in spite of a shakeup in rankings due to the new premieres. Queen Dugu which aired as a web drama starring Joe Chen and Chen Xiao has shot up to second place in online rankings. It’s nice to see that Taiwanese idol drama ratings queens like Joe Chen and Ariel Lin both making it into the top 10. Well Intended Love star Xu Kaicheng moves up two spots to 4th place.
Meanwhile, My Amazing Boyfriend 2 and Goodbye My Princess both premiered on Valentine’s Day with the forming moving up the list in 5th place.
The Story of Minglan continues to lead CSM nationwide with ratings above 1%. It reached a series high of 2.030% on its final day of airing.
*The above are mostly primetime shows that air at 19:30 while those highlighted in blue air at 22:00. **Rankings are overall rankings across the shows airing on the same night, regardless of air time. *** Reruns are not included. **** Dramas that air on CCTV (the state television broadcaster in China) are not included. ***** CSM55Cities and CSMNationwide are common tv metrics.
Top Dramas (7-Day)
2. Queen Dugu
8. Dang Kou
10. Spy Hunter
Top Celebrities (7-Day)
3. Yang Zi
4. Xu Kaicheng
5. Deng Lun
8. Ariel Lin
9. Pan Yueming
10. Joe Chen
*View count is based on the six streaming sites (
Youku, iQiyi, Tencent, LeTV, Sohu, Mango) ** Star popularity is based on view count, weibo, douban, tieba, search results, etc *** iQiYi no longer provides view count.