Paramount+ is increasing its international Korean content material slate with three new collection produced via its partnership with Korea’s CJ ENM.
The three titles – Dongjae, The Good Or The Bastard, Dreaming Of Cinde Fxxxing Rella and Pyramid Recreation – will launch solely on Paramount+ within the U.S., Canada, UK, Australia, Latin America, Brazil, Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. They may even be licensed by Paramount International Content material Distribution exterior of Korea, Japan and Taiwan.
Produced by Studio Dragon and Ace Manufacturing facility, Dongjae, The Good Or The Bastard is a spin-off of thriller collection Stranger, revolving round one of many collection’ characters, a lawyer known as Web optimization Dongjae. Within the spin-off collection, he takes on the homicide case of a highschool woman and is conflicted between his instinct as a prosecutor and his intuition as an opportunist.
Starring Lee Jun Hyuk, the collection is created by Lee Su-yeon, directed by Park Gun Ho and written by Hwang Hajung and Kim Sangwon.
Dreaming Of Cinde Fxxxing Rella is a hybrid romantic comedy created by Baek Mi-kyoung (Robust Lady Bong-soon, The Girl In Dignity) a few girl assembly her “Prince Charming” who doesn’t imagine in love.
Starring Pyo Ye-jin and Lee Jun-young, the collection is directed by Kim Min-kyeong, written by Yu-ja, and produced by CJ ENM, Story Phoenix and KeyEast.
Pyramid Recreation, created by JQ Lee, directed by Bak So Yeon and written by Choi Sui, is the story of a college woman who has to flee being bullied and grow to be a “sniper” to finish a violent highschool sport.
Thes collection is produced by Movie Monster and CJ ENM Studios. Kim Jiyeon heads the solid, which additionally contains Jang Da A, Ryu Da In, Kang Na Eon, Jeong Ha Dam, Shin Seul Ki and Yulli.A
This newest batch of collection completes the seven titles that Paramount+ and CJ ENM’s streaming service TVing have dedicated to creating collectively following Yonder, Cut price, A Bloody Fortunate Day and Queen Woo. The three titles have been introduced on the APOS convention at the moment happening in Bali, Indonesia.
Catherine Park, Paramount’s Senior Vice President, Head of Streaming & Regional Lead, Asia, mentioned: “On the heels of Bargain’s recent success in attracting a great interest from various international markets, we’re excited to announce that more Korean content will travel globally through Paramount+. We take great pride in witnessing the fruitful results of our partnership with TVing and CJ ENM, and we will continue to work closely with them to ensure utmost success for all our co-produced Korean originals.”
Yang Si-kwon, Head of Content material at TVing, mentioned, “Yonder and Bargain, which were previously selected as partnership titles between the two companies, are showing tangible results on the global stage. It is meaningful that collaboration has now expanded to confirm these three series as well, which will help maximize partnership synergy.”
Paramount+ entered Asia final 12 months via a launch on TVing, a part of a strategic international partnership between Paramount International and CJ ENM, that features content material licensing and distribution.