Zombie-themed K-drama “All of Us Are Dead” occupied Netflix’s no. 1 spot in various countries during its first day of release.
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Netflix’s ‘All of Us Are Dead’ is The Fourth K-Drama to Reach No. 1 in Global Rankings
After its much-anticipated premiere, “All of Us Are Dead,” starring rising stars Park Solomon, Choi Yi Hyun, Park Ji Hoo, Chan Young Yoon, Yoo In Soo, and Lee Yu Mi, impressively topped Netflix’s chart in 25 countries after its release last January 28.
On January 30, “All of Us Are Dead” ranked first in the world’s top 10 in Netflix TV programs. It is the fourth work to reach the top rankings worldwide, following “Squid Game,” “Hellbound,” and “Arcane.”
In addition, the new Korean drama dominated countries South Korea, Germany, Turkey, Brazil, France, Saudi Arabia. It also ranked second in the countries Australia, Czech Republic, Belgium, and India.
The intense and electrifying zombie apocalyptic K-series is another proof that South Korea is one of the leading powerhouses that can dominate the world through online streaming platform, Netflix.
“All of Us Are Dead” is a series that tells the story of students who struggle to survive the zombie outbreak inside their school. Apart from its concept, viewers were hooked with its fresh and talented cast that already made an impression on many.
‘All of Us Are Dead’ Director Lee Jae Gyu Talks About the Success of the New Zombie-Themed K-Series
In a recent interview with “All of Us Are Dead” director Lee Jae Gyu, who is known for his work on “Beethoven Virus,” “Damo,” and the movie “Intimate Strangers” talked about the success of the series.
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The creative mind behind the project confessed he still can’t believe the love and recognition that the drama is currently receiving from the public. Especially in foreign countries. He added that the success of the trending drama will give a great relief to all the actors and staff who participated in the project for almost two years of the making.
He also mentioned the notable cast members of the series, saying that they had a good teamwork and synergy on set. In addition, Lee Jae Gyu said that bringing actors who were great in their crafts but still unnoticeable in the public added more immersion and impact in the drama.
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Written by Shai Collins.