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Jan 13, 2021

13 January 2021 - BBC Studios has today announced that BAFTA award-winning drama series Criminal Justice will be produced for the South Korean market by Studio M. The Korean version will be directed by Myoung Woo Lee (Backstreet Rookie) and written by Soon Kyu Kwon (Warrior Baek Dong Soo). Top Korean actors Soo...

Jan 04, 2021

-Stan Shih, co-producer, brings the third annual New Year concert by the One Song Orchestra to music lovers in Taiwan as the island continues to implement stringent disease-prevention measures amid the ongoing pandemic

TAIPEI, Jan. 4, 2021 -- "The Sounds of Taiwan" 2021 New Year Concert performed to a packed...

Dec 20, 2020

Yosifu, who did not receive any formal training in art school, uses colors in a bold and unrestrained manner. His paintings adorn New York subway carriages and the Taoyuan Airport Line and the Puyuma train in Taiwan. When one looks at Yosifu’s works, one could virtually hear the wind and sense the rainbow-colored...

Dec 20, 2020

At 2020 Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival, BBC Studios and Bilibili, one of China’s foremost online entertainment platforms, announced that Ancients will be their first international co-production to feature Chinese stories, following an enhanced cooperation agreement signed in October.

The...

Dec 06, 2020

SANYA, Hainan, China -- On December 5th, the 3rd Hainan Island International Film Festival opened in Sanya, Hainan, China. Shen Xiaoming, secretary of Hainan Provincial Party Committee, and Shen Haixiong, deputy director of the Central Propaganda Department and director of the Central Radio and Television General...

Nov 25, 2020

MUMBAI, India, 24 November 2020 -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- Amazon Prime Video, BBC Studios India, and Abhishek Bachachan today unveiled an all-new Amazon Original Series, Sons of the Soil: Jaipur Pink Panthers. Produced by BBC Studios India, the show follows the inspiring journey and dedication of the team during the...

Nov 03, 2020

MEISHAN, China -- With the theme of "Panda World, World Panda--For Nature As It Is", the first digital International Panda Festival is hosted by Sichuan Forestry and Grassland Administration (Giant Panda National Park Sichuan Administration), Information Office of Sichuan Provincial People's Government, Sichuan...

Oct 30, 2020

Cinema operators in Malaysia decided to temporarily suspend operations at all their cinemas across the country, according to a statement by the Malaysian Association of Film Exhibitors (MAFE) on October 30.

MAFE announced it is collectively suspending operations, but will continue to monitor the Covid-19...

Oct 25, 2020

The world’s biggest motoring show just got even bigger, as Top Gear fans in Japan can look forward to the show hitting their screens with Discovery. BBC Studios and Discovery Inc. have announced a comprehensive agreement across Japan for Top Gear’s extensive catalogue of episodes, to cater to a broad base of...

Oct 24, 2020

iQIYI's new "Project Kangaroo" brand alleviation program to help growth of new consumers brands

Oct 21, 2020

Today, BBC Studios and Bilibili, one of China’s largest online entertainment services platforms, jointly announced a new multi-year strategic cooperation agreement to enhance the platform’s premium BBC Studios content, taking their existing partnership to a new level by collaborating on BBC Studios-led productions...

Oct 16, 2020

BBC Studios has announced today, a landmark deal with Vietnam Satellite Digital Television (VSTV) for its premium drama titles. The first of its kind, the deal will see a selection of British dramas including the hit series Doctor Foster, made available for the first time in Vietnam on the premium K+ platform.

Oct 06, 2020

• D+ introduces new content in War, Nature, History & Medical Sciences categories in catalogue of 34 new shows
• Exhilarating India exclusive line-up includes Icons, that features the greatest figures of the 20th century like Mahatma Gandhi, Charlie Chaplin and Top Gear- the world’s biggest motoring show...

Sep 30, 2020

While it’s Vegas is famous for the many amazing casinos it houses, Asia doesn’t fall far behind in terms of casinos. So, if you live in an Asian country, you can still rack some wins at a wonderful casino. We have rounded up a list of casinos located in Asia that are hands down the best ones, and will give you a...

Sep 24, 2020

BBC Studios announced today that it has sold the Dancing with the Stars format to Mongolia, making it the 60th territory to license the hit entertainment format that has audiences toe tapping across the globe. Produced for Mongol TV, the 13-part series goes into pre-production this month and is set to air in early...

Sep 24, 2020

The explosive Indian adaptation of BBC’s Doctor Foster is slated to return to Disney+ Hotstar

BBC Studios have announced a second season of Out of Love; their runaway hit Indian format of the emotional and psychological drama, Doctor Foster. Following the release of the first season, Out of Love was rated...

Sep 15, 2020

Following its ContentAsia Award win for its International Formats and Production business in India, BBC Studios has announced that they will be producing a new Indian adaptation of hit drama series One of Us.

Sep 09, 2020

BBC Studios has announced today, at the Broadcast Worldwide (BCWW) 2020 content market in Seoul, the commissioning of the critically acclaimed political drama, Undercover, by JTBC channel, to be re-made by Story TV for audiences in South Korea. This marks the first global format sale for Undercover and the third...

Sep 08, 2020

VENICE, Italy -- China’s Blue Planet Science-Fiction Film Festival was highlighted at the 77th Venice International Film Festival during the “Focus on China” side event earlier this week, bringing a glimpse of the future to the world’s oldest film festival.

Sep 02, 2020

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