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Non-English Content Has a Bigger Shot Than Ever at This Year’s Emmys

In March, Netflix’s Squid Game made history with its SAG Award wins for best actor and best actress, making it the first non-English-language series to take home those honors. The hugely popular South Korean drama is now an Emmy frontrunner, and it’s likely it will be the first non-English show to earn a series nom […]

Troubles at Home Cloud Korea’s Global Success

In 2021, Kang Hye-jung, the CEO of South Korean production shingle R&K and the wife of star director Ryu Seung-wan, produced Escape From Mogadishu, a political thriller based on North and South Korean diplomats trapped in a civil war in the Somalian capital in 1991. Directed by Ryu, the film became the most-watched Korean film of […]

Oscar Nominee ‘Worst Person in the World’ Helps Revive U.S. Art House Box Office

Norway’s The Worst Person in the World has crossed the $2.7 million mark at the U.S. box office in advance of the 94th Academy Awards ceremony on March 27, where it will compete for best international feature. While that may not seem like an eye-popping gross, it is in fact a major win for the […]

From Punchline to Oscar Contenders: The Overdue Rise of Asians in Hollywood

Five years ago, a joke about Asian kids as Oscar accountants and iPhone sweatshop workers landed during an otherwise racially conscious telecast, galvanizing a community that since has raised its collective voice in the industry.

‘Parasite’ Director Bong Joon Ho Named Venice Festival Jury President

Oscar-winning South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon Ho will head up the international jury for the 78th Venice Film Festival in September.

Tom Hanks, Kobe Bryant, Chadwick Boseman Among Google’s 2020 Top-Trending Searches

On Wednesday, Google released its 2020 Year in Search, outlining the top trending topics of the year by category.

HPA Awards: ‘Parasite’ Wins Best Editing in a Feature

The Hollywood Professional Association announced the winners of its 15th annual HPA Awards recognizing postproduction achievements in color grading, editing, sound and visual effects on Thursday during a virtual presentation.

MIPCOM Names South Korea Country of Honor

South Korea, a television market that has produced such global hits as 'The Masked Singer' and 'The Good Doctor,' will be this year's country of honor at international television market MIPCOM.  

South Korean Horror Film ‘Gonjiam’ Remake in the Works (Exclusive)

Los Angeles-based Black Box Management and Seoul-based BH Entertainment have struck a strategic partnership, kicking off with a remake of the 2018 South Korean horror film 'Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum.'

‘Parasite’ Distributor Neon Signs Revolving Credit Facility

'Parasite' producer Neon on Wednesday said it has signed a revolving credit facility with Japan's MUFG Union Bank.

Hulu Claps Back at Social Media Users Complaining About ‘Parasite’

Hulu is not having it with a viewer complaining about the subtitles on 'Parasite.'

Hulu’s New Releases Coming in April 2020

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Hulu in April 2020.