Tagged with Korean Variety Shows

Two Variety Shows you should watch now

Two Variety Shows you should watch now

If you have are a frequent visitor to Stone Cities you may have noticed (a) Lore watches too many variety shows (b) Lore does not understand the phrase “too many variety shows”. So, this should come as no surprise that I started watching two more variety shows on top of everything. Never fear…I like to … Continue reading

If Jerry Seinfeld ousted Beiber and tricked Brangelina…or Thoughts on Adapting Korean Variety Formats to U.S. Television

If Jerry Seinfeld ousted Beiber and tricked Brangelina…or Thoughts on Adapting Korean Variety Formats to U.S. Television

Running Man, Infinite Challenge, 1 Night 2 Days, and the many similar variety programs currently airing on South Korean television are refreshingly unique for a Western viewer- a blend of reality television, shameless self promotion, and celebrity camaraderie that is missing from state side televisions. It is difficult to find a semblance of what makes … Continue reading