A Poem a Day

A Poem a Day (Korean시를 잊은 그대에게; RRSireul Ijeun Geudaeege; lit. You Who Forgot Poetry) is a 2018 medical South Korean television series starring Lee Yu-bi, Lee Joon-hyuk and Jang Dong-yoon. It aired on tvN's Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:30 KST time slot from March 26 to May 15, 2018.[1][2][3][4]

A Poem a Day
A Poem a Day poster.jpg
Promotional poster
Hangul시를 잊은 그대에게
Genre
Created byRhee Myung-han [ko]
Written by
  • Myung Soo-hyun
  • Baek Sun-woo
  • Choi Bo-rim
Directed byHan Sang-jae
Starring
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
No. of episodes16
Production
Running time60 minutes
Production companytvN
DistributortvN
Release
Original networktvN
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatDolby Digital
Original releaseMarch 26 (2018-03-26) –
May 15, 2018 (2018-05-15)
External links
Website

SynopsisEdit

The story of lives of people who work at the hospital like physical therapists, rehabilitation therapists, radiographers, nurses, medical trainees and more.

CastEdit

MainEdit

  • Lee Yu-bi as Woo Bo-young, a three-year physical therapist who wanted to become a poet.
  • Lee Joon-hyuk as Ye Jae-wook, a physical therapy professor.
  • Jang Dong-yoon as Shin Min-ho, a physical therapy trainee.

SupportingEdit

Department of Physical TherapyEdit

Department of RadiologyEdit

Special appearancesEdit

ProductionEdit

Gong Myung was first offered the role of Shin Min-ho but declined.[9]

ViewershipEdit

A Poem a Day : South Korea viewers per episode (thousands)
SeasonEpisode numberAverage
12345678910111213141516
1297347335341193230217226N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Source: Audience measurement performed nationwide by Nielsen Media Research.[10]
Average TV viewership ratings
Ep. Original broadcast date Average audience share
AGB Nielsen[11] TNmS
Nationwide Seoul Nationwide
1 March 26, 2018 1.357% 1.359% 2.0%
2 March 27, 2018 1.435% 1.402% 1.7%
3 April 2, 2018 1.185% N/A 1.1%
4 April 3, 2018 1.429% 1.477% 2.1%
5 April 9, 2018 0.910% N/A 0.9%
6 April 10, 2018 1.061% 1.129% 1.3%
7 April 16, 2018 0.941% N/A
8 April 17, 2018 0.925% 1.4%
9 April 23, 2018 0.768% 1.1%
10 April 24, 2018 0.987% 1.3%
11 April 30, 2018 0.900%
12 May 1, 2018 0.977% 1.6%
13 May 7, 2018 0.769% 1.1%
14 May 8, 2018 0.785% 1.4%
15 May 14, 2018 0.925% 1.061% 1.2%
16 May 15, 2018 0.820% N/A 1.0%
Average 1.011% [a] 1.4%
  • In the table above, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
  • N/A denotes that the rating is not known.
  • This drama airs on a cable channel/pay TV which normally has a relatively smaller audience compared to free-to-air TV/public broadcasters (KBS, SBS, MBC and EBS).

International broadcastEdit

  • In Malaysia, it aired on 8TV every Monday to Thursday at 10:30-11:30 pm starting April 26, 2018, then every Saturday from 7:00-8:00 pm starting May 12, 2018. The air time was brought forward to 6:00-7:00 pm from June 9 onwards till September 1, 2018 to make way for Blue Veins.
  • In Indonesia, the drama aired on Sony One from October 23, 2018.[12]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Due to some ratings not recorded, the exact average rating is unknown.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "tvN medical drama on the way without a main doctor". Hancinema. FN News. 2017-08-28. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  2. ^ Heo, Seol-hui (2017-12-12). "tvN 측 "이준혁·이유비·공명, '시를 잊은 그대에게' 출연 검토중"". Naver (in Korean). My Daily. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  3. ^ Kim, Na-hui. "[공식입장] '시그대' 측 "이유비X이준혁X장동윤, 긍정 검토"". Naver (in Korean). Osen. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  4. ^ "Medical drama with comedy, but without doctors, "A Poem, a Day"". Kpop Herald. 2018-03-20. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  5. ^ Lee, Woo-in. "신재하 측 "tvN '시를 잊은 그대에게' 출연 결정" [공식입장]". Naver (in Korean). TV Report. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  6. ^ Lee, Eun-jin (2018-01-16). 김재범, '시를 잊은 그대에게'로 드라마 데뷔... 물리치료사 役. Naver (in Korean). Tenasia. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  7. ^ Shin, So-won (2018-01-15). [단독] "샤방샤방 선호씨" 박선호, '시를 잊은 그대에게' 출연확정. Naver (in Korean). My Daily. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  8. ^ "DefCon to Star in "A Poem a Day"". Hancinema. Osen. 2018-01-15. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  9. ^ Hong, Se-young (2018-01-03). '시를...그대에게' 측 "이유비·이준혁·장동윤 논의중"...공명 불발 [공식입장]. Naver (in Korean). Sports DongA. Retrieved 2018-04-09.
  10. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved July 29, 2020.
  11. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research. Archived from the original on June 1, 2016. Retrieved March 26, 2018.
  12. ^ "A Poem A Day - Trailer". Facebook. ONE TV ASIA. Retrieved February 27, 2019.

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