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Want to get started on 'The King: Eternal Monarch'? Here's a quick guide to help you out

May 19, 2020 - 8:00 PM

The K-drama stars Lee Min-ho and Kim Go-eun

THE KING ETERNAL MONARCH. The show tells the story of two worlds that collide – and two characters from each of those worlds that fall in love. Image courtesy of Netflix

‘Kingdom’ season 2 explained: New dangers on the horizon

Apr 23, 2020 - 2:00 PM

A dark chapter closes, but new, bigger dangers lie on the horizon. We sum up key moments that can figure in the show’s future.


Lee Min-ho is back! What to expect from Netflix's 'The King: Eternal Monarch'

Apr 17, 2020 - 9:00 PM

Netflix's new K-drama marks the return of Lee Min Ho and Goblin's Kim Go-Eun

COMEBACK. Actor Lee Min-ho makes his grand comeback in Netflix's The King: Eternal Monarch after a three-year hiatus. Photo courtesy of Netflix

'Kingdom' season 2 is hitting Netflix on March 13

Feb 06, 2020 - 11:45 AM

Key art for season 2 of the show promises 'Blood will spill'

SEASON 2. The hit Korean series returns for a 2nd, bloodier season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

'Kingdom' returns for a second season in March 2020

Oct 25, 2019 - 5:41 PM

The zombie k-drama continues!

KINGDOM. The zombie k-drama is returning for a new season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix’s 'Arthdal Chronicles' isn’t your Korean 'Game of Thrones'

Jun 02, 2019 - 8:00 PM

'Perhaps there are similarities in the characters’ costumes or even the cinematography, but to accuse Arthdal Chronicles of being a copycat is quite a stretch'

Photo courtesy of Netflix

Soong Joong-ki, Jang Dong-gun, Kim Ji-won, Kim Ok-vin talk about their 'Arthdal Chronicles' characters

Jun 02, 2019 - 3:30 PM

The four Korean stars talk about their strong characters and how Korea's is unique and memorable

NOW ON NETFLIX. The world of Arthdal comes to life on 'Arthdal Chronicles.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Here's why 'Arthdal Chronicles' is your next Netflix must-watch

Jun 01, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Learn more about the Netflix series here!

'ARTHDAL CHRONICLES.' Korea’s 'first ancient historical drama' will also stream on Netflix. Still courtesy of Netflix

Netflix's 'Kingdom' gets 2nd season go – even before 1st season airs

Nov 08, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Looks like the entertainment giant is more than confident about the success of this South Korean original

SOON ON NETFLIX. 'Kingdom' from South Korea get a 2nd season nod – even before the 1st season premieres. Still courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: Manny Pacquiao to appear in Korean show 'Infinite Challenge'

Dec 23, 2017 - 3:03 PM

The world boxing champ and Philippine senator is set to appear with Ryan Bang in the pre-New Year episode