Asia’s No.1 Content Company
As Asia’s No.1 content & marketing company, CJ E&M leads cultural trends through diverse platforms and quality entertainment content including TV, films, music, live entertainment and others. Entertaining viewers under the “Only One” motto which represents being the best, CJ E&M propagates Asian pop culture all over the world as a global media group.
As the Asia's No.1 content creation & marketing company beyond Korea, CJ E&M's media division operates 16 TV channels encompassing entertainment, music, film, lifestyle, cartoon, etc. Representatively, it presents Content Trend Leader tvN, Mnet as the top notch music entertainment channel and OCN as the biggest movie channel in the nation. CJ E&M provides its own bar-to-none contents to diversified media platforms like cable, IPTV, and digital media. By producing creative content setting new trends, CJ E&M is trying to deliver value to audience and furthermore, forge ahead with global expansion to be a leader in the content creation arena.
Since entering the film business in 1995, CJ E&M’s film division has been leading the evolution of the Korea’s film industry. It covers production, investment, and distribution of films as well as exclusively provides DreamWorks movies and animations to the local audiences. It is now growing as a key player in the global film business with jointly producing movies with global partners of China, Japan, and Vietnam as well as Hollywood leading studios.
As Korea’s biggest producer, investor, and distributor of music, CJ E&M’s music division is leading the K-Pop wave around the world. Its digital platform Mnet.com provides about 400 albums and 2,000 songs annually. In addition, it fosters pop cultures with hosting hundreds of concerts a year both in domestic and global markets.
Performing Arts Business Department
CJ E&M’s performing arts business department had its first foray into the musical business by bringing the award-winning “Cats” to Korea in 2003, since when it has licensed and produced over three hundred theatrical works. In addition to introducing local original musicals in China and Japan beyond Korea, it co-produced “Kinky Boots”, “The Bodyguard” and “August Rush” with Broadway and West End productions to attain expertise as a global player.
CJ E&M’s animation division strives to be a leader in the evolution of the animation business in Korea. It involves in every sector of the whole ecosystem related to animation content including its investment, production, distribution, and licensing business.