SK Broadband

CJ Hellovision, SK Broadband push for merger

Korea’s CJ Hellovision and SK Broadband have reportedly responded to Korean regulators in the wake of their proposed merger being put on ice over antitrust concerns. Cable channel operator CJ Hellovision is part of the wider CJ Corporation, and SK Telecom had agreed to take a 30% stake in the business with an option to […]

Showcase: huge Asian VOD deal for BBCWW

BBC Worldwide has inked a 600-hour deal with SK Broadband’s video-on-demand service. The commercial arm of the UK’s pubcaster has shopped a raft of titles to South Korea’s SK for its BTV service in a two-year volume deal. The agreement spans drama, factual and natural history. Scripted titles include BBCWW staples Doctor Who, and one […]

Zag’s Miraculous toon travels the world

French producer Zag has shopped its upcoming animated series Miraculous, Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir to a raft of international broadcasters. Disney EMEA, TF1 in France, ABC in Australia and EBS in Korea will all transmit the 3D CGI show, which follows on from the original LadyBug series. The show follows a pair of Parisian […]

Korea, Singapore firms link for CGI action series

Animation companies from South Korea and Singapore have for the first time come together to coproduce a CGI action adventure series. G-Fighter will be a 26x22mins boys-skewed series from South Korea producer Electric Circus and Singaporean animation studio studio Tiny Island Productions. Korean pubcaster EBS is among those supporting the project, along with funding body […]