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Content 18 JAN 2023

Korea’s Something Special options first scripted series from Armoza Formats

18 JAN 2023
Something Special, Seoul-based international Format agency, has announced that they have optioned the award-winning scripted series “Hostages” from Israel’s Armoza Formats.

Content 2 MAY 2022

Something Special Wins Two Major KOCCA Funds for Formats and International Co-Productions

2 MAY 2022
The company is the recipient of two top international KOCCA funds: the format Lab Fund and the International Co-Production Fund. This is the third consecutive year that Something Special has won the KOCCA Format Lab Fund.

Content 21 MAR 2022

Media Ranch is expanding in Asia with new format deals

21 MAR 2022
South Korea’s Something Special and FormatEast and Japan’s TV Asahi have optioned Media Ranch's formats including "Don’t Laugh" and "Finally, it’s Mine".

Content 14 DEC 2021

Something Special’s CEO is the new Chairman of the Korean Format Alliance

14 DEC 2021
In his role, Jin Woo Hwang will promote Korean format development; protect Korean format rights in global markets and reinforce international cooperation of Korean formats.

Content 8 DEC 2021

Something Special AND MY Entertainment to develop unscripted formats

8 DEC 2021
Both companies initially will adapt Korean formats "Smashed Hits", "Inseparables" and "The Quizzy Horror Show" for major U.S. networks and platforms as well as the global market.