YG to co-produce ‘Moon Lovers’ with NBCUniversal

YG Entertainment, one of the biggest record labels in Korea, is set to co-produce the upcoming TV series “Moon Lovers” together with American entertainment company NBCUniversal, according to news report Monday.

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YG to co-produce ‘Moon Lovers’ with NBCUniversal (Moon Lovers)

The latest move comes amid YG’s growing efforts to expand its business into content production, investment and distribution in a bid to move away from its record label-focused business.

YG already has built up his experience of creating entertainment shows including Big Bang TV, 2NE1 TV, Winner TV and Mix & Match, which aired on local cable channels.

The TV series “Moon Lovers,” made based on the hit Chinese novel of the same name, will begin airing in September, featuring singer-actress IU and actor Lee Joon-gi.

The Korea Herald