C-drama Ratings and Celeb Rankings (week starting April 19)

C-drama Ratings and Celeb Rankings (week starting April 19)

CSM59 Cities + Online

Family drama Hand in Hand finishes strong as it ends its run still leading in TV ratings with CSM59 ratings above 3%! A Love for Dilemma which averages above 2.5% comes in second on TV while also taking the lead online. Bai Jingting and Janice Wu’s drama Octogenarian and The 90s about young people and senior citizens takes over Hand in Hand’s time slot with CSM59 ratings hitting 2.4% on its premiere.

Same as last week, A Love for Dilemma, The Glory of Youth and The Long Ballad claim the top 3 spots online. Court Lady moves up from 8th to 4th. The newly-premiered Octogenarian and The 90s also makes it to the top 10 in 7th place. William Chan and Guli Nazha’s new action drama The Dance of the Storm which has premiered as a web series yesterday lands in 9th.

The Glory of Youth actor Li Yifeng takes the number one spot in this week’s celebrity rankings. Additionally, Court Lady actress Li Yitong also makes it to the list in 10th place.

TV Ratings 

CSM59 Cities 

*The table includes primetime shows that air at 19:30, those highlighted in blue air at 22:00. **Overall rankings are for 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.   

Web Rankings

Top Dramas (7-Day)   
1. A Love for Dilemma
2. Glory of Youth
3. The Long Ballad
4. Court Lady
5. Palace of Devotion
6. Hand in Hand
7. Octogenarian, and The 90s
8. The Rational Life
9. The Dance of the Storm
10. Rattan

Top Celebrities (7-Day)
1. Li Yifeng 
2. Dilraba Dilmurat
3. Leo Wu Lei
4. Simon Gong Jun
5. Xiao Zhan
6. Zhang Zhehan
7. Bai Jingting
8. Sally Jing Tian
9. Wang Yibo
10. Li Yitong

*Vlinkage Daily Views Index is based on view count, iQIYI Popularity, Youku Popularity, community and media discussions and Baidu search. The 7-day rankings is the calculated average from the daily index. ** Vlinkage Star Popularity is based on view count, weibo, douban, tieba, search results, etc 

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  1. XZF

    April 28, 2021 7:37 AM
    • Mei Yu

      April 28, 2021 10:05 PM

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