2PM’s LeeJunho and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA left the audience swooning over their romance and their kiss has added to the hype.The first onscreen kiss of the couple received a lot of attention from the audience, with netizens hailing their chemistry. ‘King The Land’ earned an average nationwide rating of 12.3 per cent for its eight episodes, which is a new record for the drama. It has also emerged as the all time sixth highest rated show on JTBC.
Soon after the show premiered, there was huge buzz about the couple being in a real life relationship. Clearing the air about the romantic rumours, SM Entertainment, YoonA’s agency stated, “The two are just close and the dating rumors are not true” while Lee Junho’s agency JYP Entertainment clarified, “The two are close, but upon checking [with Lee Junho], the dating rumors are groundless.”
This show will be available for streaming in India from July 14.