The MasterChef host is to front John Torode’s Korean Food Tour, a 10 x 60-minute series for Good Food. He will visit temples, street food stalls, restaurant kitchens, join families in their homes, head up mountains, take a trip to the seaside, and go to festivals and feast days, in search of Korea’s finest treats. UKTV has partnered with Hyundai Media in South Korea and the Korea Communications Agency (KCA) to fund the series and the deal was brokered by Amanda Groom-run The Bridge. It is distributed globally by Argonon International.
The collaboration is due to the co-operation and discussions with The Bridge, an independent, innovative company that bridges production companies in the UK together with Asia.
The co-productions have been arranged by The Bridge, an independent, innovative company that brings together production companies and their ideas in the UK together with Asian co-production partners.