CSM63 Cities + Online
Rosy Zhao Lusi is back in another tianchong (甜宠), a genre of romance that’s literally meant to be “sweet” and “indulging.” This time, she stars opposite Xu Kaicheng in the newly-premiered historical drama A Female Student Arrives at the Imperial College. The show starts strong as it becomes the new leader in this week’s online rankings while Forever and Ever moves down to 2nd.
Other new entrants on the list are Our Times starring Leo Wu and Neo Hou in 7th and workplace rom-com Cute Programmer starring Xing Zhaolin and Bambi Zhu Xudan in 9th.
My Bargain Queen continues to lead on TV with a weekly average of 2.2% in CSM63 ratings. Anthology drama Medal of the Republic starring Zhou Xun, Guo Tao and more in stories about eight outstanding figures in China premiered on three channels and garnered a high of 2.1% on Dragon TV. GO Into Your Heart and The Justice have also pulled in weekly averages over 2%.
*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.
Top Dramas (7-Day)
1. A Female Student Arrives at the Imperial College
2. Forever and Ever
3. The Justice
4. GO Into Your Heart
5. Jun Jiu Ling
6. My Bargain Queen
7. Our Times
8. One and Only
9. Cute Programmer
10. Candle in the Tomb: The Worm Valley
*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. **Celebrity rankings are no longer available as there has been a regulation to remove all celebrity rankings in China.