Goblin Kdrama has been receiving rave reviews since episode 1 premiered last week. With episode 3 airing this weekend, fans are hoping that lead cast member Gong Yoo will continue to stand out.
The new TVN series debuted to high expectations due to many reasons. One is because its scriptwriter and director previously worked on Descendants of the Sun. The hit wartime series was among this year?s biggest TV shows and was widely followed by fans worldwide.
Gong Yoo headlines Goblin Korean drama
Many also took notice of Goblin Korean drama?s cast, which is led by Train to Busan star Gong Yoo. The zombie thriller broke box office records around the world and has made movie aficionados take notice of Asian films again.
The matinee idol is accompanied by equally impressive co-stars. These include Kim Go Eun, Lee Dong Wook, Yoo In Na, and BTOB’s Sungjae.
Premiere episode ratings, recap
Goblin Korean drama episode 1 ran for an extended 90 minutes when it premiered last December 2. According to ratings reviews, it averaged 6.9% viewership. The highest rating throughout the premiere reportedly reached 9.3%.
The series debut showed Kim Go Eun confessing her romantic feelings to Gong Yoo. Based on online reviews, the two?s undeniable chemistry was very evident early on in the series.
Things are expected to get even crazier with Lee Dong Wook and Yoo In Na. The two play the Grim Reaper and Sunny, respectively, with many viewers anticipating their love team.
Hancinema and other reviews also emphasized the show?s high-quality production value.
Goblin Kdrama spoilers
With the series off to a strong start, fans are already speculating about Goblin Korean drama episode 3.
One fan theory detailed how Grim Reaper Dong Wook might actually be the King. This could mean that Sunny, who was killed in the series premiere, was possibly the reincarnated Queen.
Furthermore, viewers pointed out that the dead king’s body was not shown. Several fans are speculating that this is because Dong Wook will be revealed as the face of the grown up king.
Fans will get to know if these Goblin Korean drama spoilers are true when the series resumes on Friday. For more show updates, keep following TheBitBag.