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Variety picks 'Crash Landing on You' as Best International TV Series of 2020

Dec. 23. 2020
CJ ENM’s mega blockbuster series ‘Crash Landing on You’ has been listed by Variety as the Best International TV Series of 2020. It was among 15 shows picked by Variety’s international staffs.

Produced by Studio Dragon, ‘Crash Landing on You’ has been broadcasted in Korea via tvN, and recorded channel’s highest ever ratings with 21.7%. The romantic comedy drama follows a story of a beautiful heiress and a leading fashion businesswoman in South Korea meeting a North Korean military officer when she is swept up by a wind storm and accidentally getting crashed in North Korean territory while paragliding. The drama can also be watched through Netflix.

Patrick Frater, International Editor for Variety, commented that the “show earned plaudits for its attention to detail and contemporary flavor.”

Earlier this year, ‘Crash Landing on You’ has also been recognized by various awards as well. It won Best Drama Series at Asian Academy Creative Awards, and Outstanding Korean Drama at 15th Seoul International Drama Awards. It also received Special Awards at Tokyo Drama Awards.

CJ ENM’s head of Global Marketing, Sehee Jang commented “we are really thankful and honored that Crash Landing on You is getting recognized widely. In 2021, we will bring more thrilling and heart touching dramas that everyone around the globe can enjoy.”

Read the full list here: https://variety.com/lists/best-international-tv-series-2020/