[TV Ratings] Week 49, 2017

Here are the TV ratings for Week 49, December 4 – December 10 (including reruns, average numbers in %):
1 A Splendid Life In Beijing (BTV) 1.374
2 A Splendid Life In Beijing (Dragon TV) 1.324
3 Game of Hunting (Hunan TV) 0.936
4 With Elites (JSTV) 0.898
5 Love of Aurora (Hunan TV) 0.758
6 Dear Them (Hunan TV) 0.727
7 Children’s Hospital Pediatrician (Shandong TV) 0.518
8 As Flowers Fade and Fly Across the Sky (ZJSTV) 0.548
9 Warm Love (Anhui TV) 0.522
10 Xuan Yuan Sword: Han Cloud (Dragon TV) 0.432

Source: Tvtv

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[TV Ratings] Week 48, 2017

Here are the TV ratings for Week 48, November 27 – December 3 (including reruns, average numbers in %):
1 A Splendid Life In Beijing (BTV) 1.259
2 A Splendid Life In Beijing (Dragon TV) 1.128
3 My! Physical Education Teacher (ZJSTV) 1.04
4 Game of Hunting (Hunan TV) 0.999
5 Love of Aurora (Hunan TV) 0.681
6 With Elites (JSTV) 0.675
7 Children’s Hospital Pediatrician (Shandong TV) 0.658
8 Warm Love (Anhui TV) 0.479
9 Full House (Tianjin TV) 0.414
10 Xuan Yuan Sword: Han Cloud (Dragon TV) 0.287

Source: Calculated myself since the official numbers still haven’t been released.

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[TV Ratings] Week 47, 2017

Here are the TV ratings for Week 47, November 20 – November 26 (including reruns, average numbers in %):
1 ER Doctors (Dragon TV) 1.578
2 ER Doctors (BTV) 1.194
3 A Splendid Life In Beijing (BTV) 1.106
4 My! Physical Education Teacher (ZJSTV) 0.995
5 A Splendid Life In Beijing (Dragon TV) 0.99
6 Game of Hunting (Hunan TV) 0.912
7 Ordinary Person Character (JSTV) 0.662
8 With Elites (JSTV) 0.595
9 Children’s Hospital Pediatrician (Shandong TV) 0.567
10 The Endless Love (Hunan TV) 0.426

Source: Tvtv

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[Finished Airing] A Splendid Life In Beijing

A Splendid Life In Beijing depicts the life of four brothers from their young years in the 1970s, when they grow up as ordinary people in Beijing’s alleys, till their fourties. Misfortune strikes when the oldest brother (Jiang Wu) accidentally kills his neighbor with a fruit knife while fooling around. He has to pay for his actions and goes to jail. The second oldest brother (Zhang Jia Yi)’s dream is to have his own successful business. He starts out by buying and reselling mung bean sprouts, then opens his own mutton stall and later enters the fashion market. Even though his businesses continuously fail, he doesn’t give up. But he doesn’t only show persistence towards his work, he’s also persistent in pursuing his love. The second youngest brother (Guo Jing Lin) throws himself into the stock market right after graduating from university. At the same time, he becomes entangled in a love triangle. Finally, the youngest brother (Jeremy Qu) has asthma and stammers. In order to not be a burden to his family, he trains hard and diligently practices tongue twisters and comic dialogues. He later becomes a postman and finds his true love through his job. 

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