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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Golden Fishery

    Golden Fishery

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

  • Secretly, Greatly

    Secretly, Greatly

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

  • You Are Too Much

    You Are Too Much

    Yoo Ji Na has been a popular singer for the past 20 years, but she holds pain inside because of some…

  • Radiant Office

    Radiant Office

    Eun Ho Won faces repeat rejections in her job search until despair drives her to attempt suicide. At…

  • Teacher Oh Soon Nam

    Teacher Oh Soon Nam

    A female school teacher and a daughter-in-law to the eldest son of a family one day loses everything…

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