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<Indonesia>Tukang Bubur Naik Haji The Series(Porridge Seller Pilgrimage)
Tukang Bubur Naik Haji The Series(Porridge Seller Pilgrimage) ©SinemArt
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RCTI
SinemArt
May 28, 2012 -
50 min. × 1374 Episodes
(as of October 23, 2014)
Leo Sutanto
Ucik Supra
Imam Tantowi
Purwa Khaida
Cast
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Mat Solar (Haji Sulam)
Uci Bing Slamet
(Hj.Rodiah)
Nani Wijaya(Emak)
Citra Kirana(Rumanah)
Andi Arsyil Rahman(Robby)
Latief Sitepu(H. Muhidin)
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Awards :

2013 Bandung Film Festival
Honorable Sinetron/Leading Actress(Citra Kirana)/ Supporting Actress(Mega Aulia)/ Sinetron Script Writer
2013 The Roy Morgan Customer Satisfaction Awards
TV Sinetron/Soap and Drama of The Year
2013 Panasonic Gobel Awards
Favorite Drama Series/ Favorite Actress(Citra Kirana)
2014 Panasonic Gobel Awards
Favorite Drama Series

Outline :
The story of "Porridge Seller Pilgrimage" is like watching the daily life of the community, which includes our own behavior. There is a trend we want to show off, how do we always look pure & honest, but actually we want people to see us as good people (which most of times we’re not). Artificially that we do and only we know, always makes us smile embarrassedly. All are presented in a sweet and funny characters in this series.

There’s Haji Sulam (Mat Solar), a patient and constantly smiling person who runs a business as porridge seller. Thanks to his perseverance and sincerity, he was able to enlarge the business and go on pilgrimage with his family, just what he always dreamed of. Haji Sulam live with Rodiah (Uci Bing Slamet) his wife, and his mother - Emak (Nani Wijaya). One of their neighbors, H. Muhidin (Latief Sitepu) and Hj. Maemunah (Shinta Muin), are somehow always hostile to his family. Even their child, Rumanah (Citra Kirana) was prohibited to have a relationship with Robby (Andi Arsyil Rahman), Haji Sulam’s brother-in-law. Then vilifications about Sulam’s family come. How do Sulam and his family deal with all these problems and stay positive ?

Over 2 years of airing," Tukang Bubur Naik Haji the Series (Porridge Seller Pilgrimage)" always achieved the highest ratings on national TV, stable at top 10 ratings until now. The longest drama series that has been airing at RCTI, nationwide broadcaster in Indonesia.
<Korea> My Love From The Star
 My Love From The Star ©HB Entertainment
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SBS
HB Entertainment
Dec.18, 2013 - Feb.27, 2014
70 min. x 21 episodes
Chang Tae You
Park Ji-eun
Cast
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Kim Soo Hyun
(Do Min-jun)
Jeon Ji Hyun
(Cheon Song-yi)
Park Hae-jin
(Lee Hwi-gyeong)
Yoo In-na
(Yu Se-mi)
Awards :

Seoul International Drama Awards 2014
Excellent Korean Drama/Outstanding Korean Actor / People's Choice Actor(Kim Soo Hyun) / Outstanding Korean Drama OST
50th Paeksang Arts Awards 2014-TV Drama Categories
Grand Prize(Jeon Ji Hyun) / Best OST / Most Popular Actor(Kim Soo Hyun)

Outline :
In 1609, an alien, Do Min-jun (Kim Soo Hyun) lands on Korea. He has managed to hide his true identity and supernatural power, and lived for 404 years on earth, but has only 3 months to go on earth and he is getting ready to return to his home planet. But his life gets turned upside down when a top actress, Cheon Song-yi (Jeon Ji Hyun), moves in next door to his apartment! He becomes sucked into a series of troubles. Min-jun has made himself a promise not to interfere with earthlings' troubles, but he is unable to leave her to her own devices, and before long realizes he is attracted to her. It is a story of pure and clumsy romance between an 'alien' with supernatural powers who lives on earth on a false pretence and a spoilt but lovable 'top actress'.
This is the first romantic comedy by Kim Soo Hyun, who gained enormous popularity for his role in "Dream High" which won the Special Award in 2011 and "Moon Embracing the Sun". His first starring film "Secretly Greatly" was also a great hit. The heroine is played by Jeon Ji Hyun of "My Sassy Girl". This is a blockbuster drama. The dazzling co-starring by the No.1 couple of the Korean films caused much excitement and recorded the highest rating of 33.2%. It was nominated to the highest number of 6 categories at the 50th Paeksang Arts Awards TV section, and won three awards including the Grand Prize. It also swept the main sections at the Seoul International Drama Awards 2014. The program was sold in 15 countries in Asia, creating much sensation across borders.
Directed by a hit maker Chang Tae You of "Deep Rooted Tree" which won the Special Award at Tokyo Drama Awards 2012.

-DVD Info-
Blu-ray SET1&DVD SET1 to be released on January 7, 2015
Blu-ray SET2&DVD SET2 to be released on February 4, 2015
Rental: Vol.1-7: Avaialble to rent from January 7, 2015
Vol.8-14: Available to rent from February 4, 2015
(Published and Distributed by NBC Universal Entertainment)
<Thailand> Thong Neua Kao ( Pure Gold )
Thong Neua Kao ( Pure Gold )
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Channel 3
Act Art Generation
October 8 -
November 25, 2013
20:25 – 22:30 on every
Monday & Tuesday
(14 Episodes)
Dang Tanya Sophon
Pongpat Wachirabunjong
Botan
Yingyot Panya
Cast
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Nattawut Skidjai (Sunt)
Woranuch Bhirom Bhakdi (Lamyong)
Jirayu Tangsrisuk (Wanchalerm)
Ampa Poosit (Lae)
Awards :

The 28th TV Gold Awards for 2014
Best Drama/ Director/ Supporting Actress
The 5th Nataraja Awards for 2014
Best Drama/ Director/ Actress/ Actor/ Supporting Actress/ Cast/ Editing/ Script/ Cinematography

Outline :
True gold, even though molten in fire, would still retain its true value. Similarly, a man with a strong heart will not be discouraged by life’s obstacles which are true measures of human value.”

 Lamyong is from a poor family and repeats the cycle of marrying a rich man and getting divorced. Gold, money, alcohol and gambling is what she values in life. She does not care about her home or her five children and lives life as she pleases, until she contracts an infection and becomes mentally ill.

 During her hardship, she turns to Wanchalerm, her eldest son with her first husband Sunt. Wanchalerm has become a monk, according to the will of his grandfather on his father's side, but kindhearted Wanchalerm leaves the monastery to take care of his mother. When Lamyong's condition worsens, she leaves home to live in an abandoned theater. It is the place of memories where she met her first love, Sunt. She passes away at the theater, and her body is discovered by Sunt and Wanchalerm.

 Despite a tough childhood without much affection from his mother at all, Wanchalerm is unalloyed and full of love. He later goes to America to study where he has a fateful encounter with a fellow country woman who becomes his companion for life.

 A blockbuster drama which recorded a rating of 20.6%, the highest among all dramas broadcast in Thailand in 2013. This is the third remake in the same name.

 Directed by Pongpat Wachirabunjong, who participated in the original version as an actor. Following "Roy Mai (Silk Trace)", the Special Award winner at Tokyo Drama Award 2012, this drama swept away domestic awards.