Minyoung Kim
Jisang Chung
Korea (South)
2022

Netflix

Minyoung
Kim

VP, APAC Content

Kim led content partnerships for Twitter across APAC before joining Netflix in 2016 as one of the streamer’s first content execs based in Asia, building its slate of Korean original series and helping lead the creation of its Seoul office. As such, she and her team are responsible for one of Netflix’s biggest-ever hits: the global phenomenon “Squid Game.” Kim now oversees all licensed and original content from Asia Pacific (excluding India).Over the past year, she has been focused on ramping up a lineup of unscripted shows from Japan and original films from Korea. Among the scripted and film fare are “Squid Game 2” from Korea, “Girl From Nowhere” from Thailand and “The Naked Director” from Japan. Recent shows under her watch also include hit Korean series “Extraordinary Attorney Woo,” Taiwanese horror “Incantation” and Thai drama series “School Tales.”  

Career

  • CJ ENM
  • Netflix
  • Twitter, Inc.

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Myleeta Aga Departs Netflix in Asia (EXCLUSIVE)

Myleeta Aga Departs Netflix in Asia (EXCLUSIVE)

Seasoned television executive Myleeta Aga has departed Netflix after little more than a year in the job as director of content in Southeast Asia and Australia and New Zealand. Content oversight in the region now passes to Seoul-based Kim Minyoung.“Myleeta Aga has left Netflix after 12 months following an internal realignment of the Southeast Asia and Australia content teams. We thank Myleeta for her contribution and wish her every success in her future endeavors,” a Netflix spokesperson confirmed by email.“It’s...

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