Flower Grandpas Investigators

NBC to remake Korea’s Grandpas

US broadcast network NBC has ordered an American remake of Korean entertainment travel format Grandpas Over Flowers. The deal with distributor Small World IFT is thought to mark the first time a Korean format has been taken to a broadcast network in the US. Known locally as Better Late Than Never, the US show will […]

Korea’s tvN spins off Grandpas into comedy

South Korean channel tvN is riding the wave around its popular pensioner travelogue Grandpas Over Flowers by launching a spin-off detective comedy. Flower Grandpas Investigators will star actor Lee Soon-jae, 78, who appears in the original Grandpas, which Small World IFT launched internationally at MIPTV this year. Soon-jae will be joined by Byun Hee-bong, 71, […]