Netflix buys rights to Vietnamese series

Descendants of the Sun Vietnam will be the first Vietnamese series to be screened on Netflix from Sunday.

Netflix and the series' producer, BHD, began negotiations for the rights in 2018 and the deal was completed in June this year. Descendants of the Sun Vietnam is a remake of the eponymous 2016 South Korean series, and has 24 episodes of 60 minutes each. It revolves around the love story of a military officer and a health worker.

Netflix is one of the top media streaming platforms in the world, with users paying every month to watch movies on it. It is now available in more than 190 countries, including Vietnam.

Source: VOV5