Hero is a high-budget Korean Superhero action drama series and it will debut first and exclusively on its channel on 3rd September (SingTel mio TV ch 52 and Starhub Cable TV Ch 868).
Plot: Set in the near future, the city of Mooyoung is plagued with irregularities and corruption, threatening the political, economic and social stability of South Korea. The son of Mooyoung’s mayor, Kim Heug Cheol (Yang Dong Keun) receives superhuman strength and power after his recovery from a near-death experience and learns about the truth behind the corrupted city. Determined to use this newfound ability to do good, Kim fights against the villains to make things right in the chaotic world.
Highlight: This show will be the first Korean Superhero action series to be broadcasted in Singapore on our local cable channels; Starhub Cable TV and SingTel mio TV.
To celebrate the channel’s maiden foray into Korean content, Celestial Movies will be made free for viewing on Starhub from 8th – 10th September, where HERO will be featured in a five-episode marathon on 9th September.
Premiered as the #1 programme in its timeslot among all cable channels in Korea in March 2012
Some fun photo taken at the screening event:
Model Jo Ee and Wen Liang