Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC; Korean: 문화방송주식회사; Hanja: 文化放送; Munhwa Bangsong Jushikhoesa, literally "Cultural Broadcasting Corporation") is one of the leading South Korean television and radio networks. Munhwa is the Korean word for "culture". Its flagship terrestrial television station is Channel 11 (LCN) for Digital.

Established on December 2, 1961, MBC is a Korean terrestrial broadcaster which has a nationwide network of 17 regional stations. Though it operates on advertising, MBC is a public broadcaster, as its largest shareholder is a public organization, Foundation for Broadcast Culture. Today, it is a multimedia group with one terrestrial TV channel, three radio channels, five cable channels, five satellite channels and four DMB channels.

MBC is headquartered in DMC (Digital Media City), Mapo-gu, Seoul and has the largest broadcast production facilities in Korea including digital production center Dream Center in Ilsan, indoor and outdoor sets in Yongin Dramia and Yangju Studios.

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  • We Got Married

    We Got Married

    We Got Married is a popular South Korean reality variety show, a segment of the Sunday Sunday Night…

  • Infinite Challenge

    Infinite Challenge

    Infinite Challenge is a Korean television entertainment program that is distributed and syndicated b…

  • Jewel in the Palace

    Jewel in the Palace

    About 500 years ago during the time of Chosun Dynasty, Korea boasted a rigidly hierarchical and male…

  • Weekly Idol

    Weekly Idol

    Weekly Idol is a South Korean variety show, which airs at 6 PM every Wednesday nights on MBC Every1,…

  • Real Men

    Real Men

    Real Men follows eight male celebrities as they experience life in the military as conscription is m…

  • Duet Song Festival

    Duet Song Festival

    Seven celebrity artists choose a non-celebrity partner from a selection of people who submit perform…

  • Blow Breeze

    Blow Breeze

    Mi Poong was a North Korean girl who studies dancing in Pyongyang University. She is bright and easy…

  • I Live Alone

    I Live Alone

    It can be a badge of honor to be "single." "I Live Alone" is a documentary-style South Korean reali…

  • Always Spring

    Always Spring

    Through the comparison of conditional and pure love, Always Spring looks into the understanding of…

  • Golden Pouch

    Golden Pouch

    Genius surgeon will get through hardships after losing his memory in a car accident, Through his jo…

  • Father, I'll Take Care of You

    Father, I'll Take Care of You

    After their 4 children become independent, an old couple decide to live for themselves. One day, th…

  • Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People

    Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People

    Set during the reign of famous tyrant King Yunsangun, it tells the story of Hong Gil Dong, the ille…

  • Person Who Gives Happiness

    Person Who Gives Happiness

    A story about a woman who tries to protect a famous child star that she raises with love against a…

  • Missing Nine

    Missing Nine

    Missing Nine will be set in a deserted island and cover all the things that happen when a plane cr…

  • Golden Fishery

    Golden Fishery

    Golden Fishery is a South Korean talkshow from MBC in which they consider themselves as a high quali…

  • Vivid Romance

    Vivid Romance

    So In Sung has prepared for the examination to become a police officer for 4 years. He has failed t…

  • Secretly, Greatly

    Secretly, Greatly

    Secretly, Greatly is a South Korean variety show. It is a segment of television network MBC's "Sunda…

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