BBC Drama ‘Doctor Foster’ Set for South Korean Remake (EXCLUSIVE)

Variety | 10/15/2018 | Stewart Clarke
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The BBC’s hit drama series “Doctor Foster” is in line for the remake treatment in South Korea. The show follows the doctor of the title – played by Suranne Jones in the British original (pictured). She suspects her husband is having an affair, and as she investigates violence and turmoil erupt.

The show was created by Mike Bartlett. Its international appeal is underlined by sales of the finished version, which has gone into over 200 territories. There have also been local remakes in both France, for TF1, and Russia, for Rossiya 1.

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In South Korea to JTBC Content Hub has snagged the scripted format rights. The country has a history of licensing BBC formats for...
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