"La Casa de Papel" also in the Korean version
Netflix has announced that the popular series "La Casa de Papel" will come in a new version in Korean. The Netflix platform in collaboration with BH Entertainment and Contents Zium will create a Korean version of the thriller / action series that reaped tremendous success from viewers and likes, especially during the first months of the pandemic.
"Korean creators have developed their language and audiovisual culture for years. "They have managed, like our series, to transcend cultural boundaries and become a point of reference for thousands of viewers around the world, especially among young people," said Alex Pina, creator and executive producer of La Casa de Papel.
Netflix statistics show that more than 65 million households watched part of the fourth season (ie, the second half of the second season) in the four weeks following its release in April this year.
The Korean adaptation of "Money Heist" will be directed by Kim Hong-sun, who has also directed many TV dramas such as "Visitor", "Voice" etc.