A hit in Korean cinema
The growing craze of Korean content in India has now completely caught the attention of OTT platforms. Earlier people used to watch Korean movies by downloading them secretly from torrents, but now the best content there is coming on the OTT platforms visible here. Seeing the popularity that Skid Games has gained on Netflix recently, Amazon Prime has announced the launch of 10 Korean shows simultaneously.
Captivating stories, talented actors and incredible cultural beauty are reasons enough for Indian audiences to work hard on Korean content. From K-dramas and movies to pop music, hallyu or Korean waves have made their way into the hearts of Indian audiences and South Korean culture has grown in popularity in India.
Korean content boom
To make things more exciting for fans of Korean content, Prime Video today announced the launch of a dedicated content slate for K-drama on the service. Starting today, October 21, 2021, a screening of the Korean drama will go live for Indian consumers, adding to Prime Video’s entire content library.
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storm of entertainment
Following the success of Parasite and Minari on Prime Video, the launch of the Korean content slate reflects the growing interest in Korean drama, with strong content across genres such as romance, mystery, thriller and horror. With new titles launching every week and stories ranging from romance to revenge to slice-of-life, Prime Video’s K-drama slate promises to not only entertain audiences, but also give them an immersive experience of Korean culture. Is.
10 new webseries together
“Video streaming has brought a host of different cultures to our living rooms. Users are now enjoying watching content from different regions of India and across the globe and find resonance in stories, characters and cultures,” said Manish Menghani – Head, Content Licensing, Amazon Prime Video, India. “Korean content, in particular, has carved a niche in India’s mainstream popular culture. Our users are highly appreciating Korean movies like Parasite and Minari on Prime Video – these movies have been watched by audiences from across the country.
We are excited to announce our exclusive slate of Korean content with 10 popular series. The slate will offer a mix of genres ranging from comedy, romance, horror to action, exclusively for Prime members in India. This announcement marks the program’s efforts to develop consumer alternatives for immersive content. We will continue to build a compelling library of content that is diverse, resonates with our audience and gives them the option to explore stories from around the world.
blockbuster shows streamed together
Starting today, viewers can enjoy a diverse range of blockbuster Korean dramas. Popular shows starting on the service today include True Beauty, which is based on the classic makeover of a young high school girl who is bullied for her appearance, Strangers from Hell which takes viewers to a series of shady neighbors and mysterious The new season of the series, full of events and a high-octane action-packed series, Taxi Driver featuring Lee Jae-hoon and Essom. While the supernatural saga will continue with Tale of the Nine Tailed starring Lee Dong-wook and Cho Bo-ah, Hotel del Luna will offer a mix of excitement and gripping plot.
In the coming weeks, viewers can tune in to all seasons, including the most recent season of The Penthouse: War in Life, a show that delves deeply into the struggles of some undeniably ambitious women who enter high society. wish to do. Plus, Mr. Queen, featuring Shin Hee-sun and Kim Jung-hyun, will allow viewers to experience soul swapping and time travel within a single breath.
And there’s more to this binge-watch. Secret Garden, a fantasy romantic comedy, will explore love that transcends social class differences, while all 4 seasons of The Voice will release simultaneously in November, allowing users to binge-watch the thriller, featuring an ex- Detectives and a new cast will appear who solve cases with limited clues.
With such an exciting line-up, great stories and actors are all set to increase the excitement on Prime Video from today. So, prepare your watchlist, grab some popcorn and start binge-watching.