It's an instant hit! MBC's brand new drama  Mr. Baek scored 14.2% on the very first episode yesterday. Nielsen Korea stated it ranked number one in its time slot against KBS's baseball game, a re-run of Hello Counselor, and SBS's special two-episode airing of My Lovable Girl. The premiere episode proves this new comedy is already off to a great start.

The baseball game reached 7.5 %, Hello Counselor had 3.2% and My Lovable Girl achieved a 5% and 3.9% for each individual episode.  

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Mr. Baek stars Shin Ha Kyun, Jang NaraLee Joon and Park Ye Jin. The series is about a wealthy elderly man who ages in reverse. He gets a second chance at life and his career. It premieres today exclusively on DramaFever, so sign up for your new episode alerts HERE and check out the fun press conference with the cast below:

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