Hadong and Gurye

  Countryside charms and nature's beauty await along the banks of the Seomjingang River   Gazing southeast, the sun rises slowly but surely over the horizon. The Seomjingang River’s pristine waters reflect the morning light…

Old Is New Again

Young entrepreneurs use old buildings to give Seoul new life   “Dull, inert cities, it is true, do contain the seeds of their own destruction and little else. But lively, diverse, intense cities contain the seeds of their own regeneration,…

New Trend: Celebrities’ Families

Family variety shows get ratings, but depictions of the lifestyles of the rich and famous may be depressing viewers

Youn’s Kitchen: Where Your Dreams Come True

Producer Na Young-seok conjures another hit with a dose of vicarious satisfaction

Citizen Producers

‘Produce 101’ sets records by leaving the decisions to the audience

Have Fun, Get Informed

‘Ssulzun’ proves a hit by presenting the issues of the day in plain language

The 3B Scheme of TV Networks

Babies and young children on screen provide vicarious joy to an increasingly childless society

Rise and Fall of the Cookbang

Are Korean TV’s cooking shows all played out?

Ten years of tvN

Cable station goes from vulgarity to victory

Will Work for Food

Popular variety show ‘Three Meals a Day’ goes fishing again as farming spin-off ends