Extraordinary Attorney Woo (2022) starring Park Eun-bin and Kang Tae-oh, has surpassed 300 million viewing hours, officially becoming the second most-watched Korean title on Netflix this year.
As of August 14th, Extraordinary Attorney Woo (2022) has been watched for a total of 326.6 million hours, beating the record of A Business Proposal (2022) that garnered 279.1 million viewing hours for 13 weeks. It has also maintained its no.1 position as the most watched non-English TV series worldwide on the second week of August.
The drama also continues to pull in more international audiences, reaching Top 10 in TV in 51 countries from Asia, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and The Americas. It landed at no.1 spot in Bolivia, Hongkong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Peru, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Vietnam.
Looking at the most watched Korean titles on Netflix of all time, Extraordinary Attorney Woo (2022) rises to third place in terms of viewing hours. Squid Game (2021) remains the no.1 most watched Korean show with 2.2 billion viewing hours for 20 weeks, followed by All Of Us Are Dead (2022) that recorded 659.5 million viewing hours for 11 weeks.
Extraordinary Attorney Woo (2022) follows an extraordinary girl named Woo Young-woo who has been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). She grows up with a high IQ, able to memorize the books of laws, graduated with top honors as a law student, and landed a job at a big law firm. She exercises her extraordinary skills as a lawyer in various cases while overcoming challenges amid discrimination from society. It premiered on June 29th and slated to end on August 18th.
Congratulations, Extraordinary Attorney Woo!
Synopsis: The story of Woo Young-woo, a lawyer with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), working at a large law firm. She has a high IQ of 164, outstanding memory, and a creative way of thinking, however she has low EQ and poor social skills. Despite that she is the smartest lawyer in South Korea with ASD.
No of episodes: 16
Starring: Park Eun-bin, Kang Tae-oh
Written by: Moon Ji-won
Directed by: Yoo In-shik
Network: ENA, Netflix
Date: June 29 to August 18, 2022