Korea gears up to take on Netflix by growing local streaming services
Korean streaming platforms, backed by the government, aim to challenge Netflix globally by funding original content, expanding overseas and supporting barrier-free services.
Late actor Lee Sun-kyun honored at Screen Actors Guild Awards
The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) honored the late Korean actor Lee Sun-kyun during its award ceremony on Sunday.
'A Killer Paradox' slays it on Netflix charts
Netflix series “A Killer Paradox” topped the streaming platform’s weekly Top 10 chart for non-English shows on Wednesday. According to Netflix, the crime thriller logged in 5.5 million views from Feb. 11 to 18.
Netflix CEO says 'Squid Game' season two will 'blow your mind'
Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos praised the upcoming season of "Squid Game," expressing excitement over Korean content. He reaffirmed Netflix's commitment to investing in Korean creatives and spotlighting new voices in the industry.
President Yoon lunches with Netflix co-CEO and 'Squid Game' star Lee Jung-jae
President Yoon Suk Yeol met with Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos and 'Squid Game' actor Lee Jung-jae to discuss Netflix's $2.5 billion investment into Korean content.
Netflix CEO denies rumors around David Fincher's 'Squid Game' remake
Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos drew the line when asked about the David Fincher's U.S. remake of the Korean-language original TV series "Squid Game," telling the Korean press that is "just a rumor" during his two-day visit to Korea.
'Deepfake' technology behind childhood versions of 'A Killer Paradox' actors
Director Lee Chang-hee pushed for the use of the expensive technology to instill a sense of reality.
'A very unfortunate curse,' Choi Woo-shik says of his role in Netflix's 'A Killer Paradox'
Choi Woo-shik talks about his character in "A Killer Paradox," a Netflix original series that poses moral questions as his character becomes a vigilante.
Dystopian film set in Seoul 'Badland Hunters' reaches Netflix No. 1
The Netflix original film “Badland Hunters” became the most-watched movie in both the English and non-English categories on Wednesday, continuing its two-week streak as one of the platform’s top 10 non-English movies since its Jan. 26 release.
Netflix Korea to roll out fan favorites, sequels in 2024
The Netflix lineup for the year is filled with adaptations of webtoons, or online Korean cartoons, which already have established fanbases from their readers. “Chicken Nugget” and “The Eight Show" will follow “The Bequeathed” and “A Killer Paradox."