As Africa is starting to attract eyeballs from content distributors, in particular thanks to a number of emerging cable television and on-demand platforms, it would be timely to look at how the landscape looks like for Korean dramas. An interesting case and exception on the African continent, GBS (Good News Broadcasting System) is a Kenyan […]

On November 24th was born the London Hallyu Society (LHS), a non-profit organization aimed at federating Londoners interested in “Korean dramas, K-pop and all the modern Korean art and entertainment.” That day is also the birthday of London Korean Drama Club’s founder, an unbelievably timely and ironic coincidence! The LHS was founded by two bubbly […]

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 […]

On October 6, the Korean Cultural Centre UK (KCCUK) unveiled the full programme of its annual London Korean Film Festival, which is celebrating its 10th year anniversary (interestingly, as old as the Seoul Drama Awards!). The screenings will take place in ten venues across London, an impressive increase on last year, even more so as its usual location […]

We were very privileged to attend the 10th edition of the Seoul Drama Awards. Not only the ceremony was skilfully and meticulously organized, but the number of high profile talents both hosting and receiving prizes on stage was unprecedented. We will provide further details on the events in a further post, but in the meantime, […]

Do not forget to book by emailing the KCCUK at info@kccuk.org.uk or calling them at 0207 004 2600 We would be grateful if you could also confirm on the Facebook page or MeetUp page of the event too.   PLEASE NOTE WE SCREEN ONLY THE FIRST EPISODE (PILOT) OF EACH DRAMA SERIES. Korean TV drama […]

The prestigious Seoul Drama Awards 2015, which will celebrate its 10th anniversary, found its two official MCs. Popular actors Lee Dong-wook and Kim Jung-eun will be hosting the Awards that will take place on September 10th. Lee Dong-wook is notably known for his roles in dramas My Girl and more recently Hotel King. As for actress Kim […]