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K-content: head on

The first South Korean content wave broke the country’s shows into China, Japan and across Asia. Now, a second wave is seeing the country’s drama and entertainment reaching western shores. South Korea is already a drama producing territory of note and is now aiming to build its formats and factual production markets, with western buyers […]

Youku Tudou unveils major original series push

Chinese on-demand service Youku Tudou is to launch more than 20 original series, including dramas, this year. The shows are coming through the platform’s in-house production unit and be released throughout this year. The slate includes reality series, talk shows and dramas. The first, internet reality series Searching Divas, launched earlier this month and took […]