BH Entertainment has signed a content production agreement with Sony Pictures Television.
On October 14, BH Entertainment stated that it will collaborate with Sony Pictures TV in remaking works from both countries as well as creating original content. The company is expected to play a key role in the media industry both in and outside of Korea through its cultural communication with Sony Pictures TV.
BH Entertainment shared, “Through this opportunity, we hope to be the stepping stone for Korea’s promising writers, directors, producers, as well as actors, to participate in various works globally.”
Wayne Garvie, the President of International Production for Sony Pictures TV, revealed that his team had been watching Korea’s media content closely. “The quality of content produced in Korea is quite high. Also, Korea’s content industry has been proving its capability as an innovative producer able to create global content that can gain popularity worldwide. We are glad to make a partnership with BH Entertainment,” he commented.
Sony Pictures TV’s co-head Chris Parnell also stated that he was happy to hold hands with the Korean company. “BH Entertainment is a frontrunner in the industry and I have very high expectations for the creative content we’ll create together with them in the future,” he said.
Actor Lee Byung Hun, who is under BH Entertainment, shared his excitement for the partnership as well. “I would like to pursue various new projects with Sony,” he hoped.