The Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA), which is under the South Korean government’s Minsitry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, announced its list of Hallyu representatives that have led it for its 20 years in various areas of Korean content, such as music, television, stage productions, games, and webtoons. It surveyed 10 experts and 1000 members of the public.
TVXQ, Girls’ Generation, BIGBANG, BoA, and PSY
Music was dominated by SM Entertainment and YG Entertainment artists.
“Running Man” was the only variety show on the list.
“Nanta,” “Empress Myeongseong,” “Jump,” “Gwanghwamun Sonata,” and “The Ballerina Who Loved the B-Boy”
“Misaeng,” “Noblesse,” “The Sound of Heart,” “With God,” and “Hello, Schoolgirl”
Lineage, CrossFire, Dungeon & Fighter, Maple Story, and Modoo MArble
Pororo The Little Penguin, Pucca, Larva, Robocar Poli, and Dooly the Little Dinosaur
“Yeol Hyul Gang Ho”, “Full House,” “Goong,” “A Daunting Team,” and “Priest”