We would like to thank all those who braved the bad weather, public transportation issues and the need to vote for the EU referendum to come to our 2nd panel talk dedicated to Korean scripted formats. Despite all the above and some technical issues, we managed to have all our speakers in one place to […]

As you may know already through our Facebook and MeetUp events, the Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCCUK) is hosting a special day dedicated to all things Korean culture with all relevant London-based organizations joining for presentations and coordinating their own events. The London Korean Drama Club will be there side-by-side with LoKo Kpop Dance Workshop, […]

We know we are a little behind, but we just learned that CJ E&M and Mnet Media will be holding the first European edition of their annual K-entertainment convenction, KCON, in Paris this coming Thursday June 2nd. Besides an impressive line-up of Kpop artists, including f(x), who recently performed at the London Korean Festival, there will […]

While the format-exchange agreement between ITV Studios and CJ E&M went well noticed, it is as if the most critical announcement (for us) had been muted. Indeed, on March 18, 2016 Eccho Rights announced the first ever scripted format deal for a Korean drama in the UK: ITV Studios has picked up the TV series Who […]

UK-headquartered Endemol Shine Group and Korean major CJ E&M are joining forces to develop original formats and series for the Korean and international markets. Revenues from the created IPs will be split equally between the two companies. Endemol Shine has a wealth of experience developing, producing and distributing formats across the globe, while CJ E&M is spearheading […]

While voting period has now come to a close for the 2nd Daehan Drama Awards, we are glad to announce that the details of the ceremony have also all been confirmed. The venue for the event will be the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts’ Studio Theatre located 16 Chenies Street, just off Goodge Street. The DDA will […]

On Monday March 7th, the Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA) held its annual creative industries forum. This year, it took place at the prestigious BFI Southbank in its largest screening room, NFT1. The day kicked off with speeches by UK Culture Secretary, John Whittingdale OBE MP, and Korean Culture Minister, Kim  Jong-deok, followed by signature of a memorandum […]

As we have moved the date of the event to April 25th, we are extending the voting period to Sunday April 3rd 23:59. Don’t miss this opportunity to see your vote count, opening up an opportunity for your favorite actors to either thank you in person or even attend our awards ceremony. To vote, visit […]

Tomorrow, December 1st, KOCCA is organizing the 2nd edition of its K-Drama Showcase, with the episodes from 4 Korean TV series screened to the general public. Taking place from 2.00pm to 3.00pm, at the British Film Institute (BFI) Southbank, screen NFT3, the showcase will be a very exciting opportunity for the British audience to discover some brand new […]