CSM63 Cities + Online
We have a lot of dramas to talk about, but first and foremost, congratulations to the newly premiered Novoland: Pearl Eclipse that soared in web rankings this week!! Despite its recent launch, the fantasy series starring Yang Mi as a merwoman and William Chan as the court official who takes her under his wing has shot up to 1st place online.
Other recently released dramas that have made the top 10 include Chen Xingxu, Zhang Jingyi and Evan Lin’s Republican romance Fall In Love in 5th place. It is followed by the historical drama Marvelous Women headlined by veteran actress Jiang Qinqin, Zhang Huiwen and Yang Rong. In 8th place is Love At Night starring Zhang Yuxi and Liu Xueyi. It follows a career woman who becomes very intoxicated one day and thinks that she’s had a one-night stand with a man who later becomes her boss.
Meanwhile, primetime dramas see a new addition with Novoland: Pearl Eclipse earning a television broadcast three days after it premiered online. It takes the time slot for Belief on Beijing TV and manages to hit CSM63 ratings over 2%. People’s Property continues to be the most popular show on television with an average CSM63 weekly rating of 2.871%. It also hit a series high as it exceeded 3% once this week!
*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. Novoland: Pearl Eclipse
2. People’s Property
3. Rebirth For You
4. Star of Ocean
5. Fall in Love
6. Marvelous Women
8. Love At Night
9. The Twelfth Second
*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.