• The 50th Anniversary of KBS TV
  • [2011-12-16]
  • The year 2011 marks the 50th anniversary of KBS TV, which started its first broadcasting in December 1961 for four hours a day. KBS has scheduled special programming to celebrate the anniversary.

    On the 11th of December, KBS TV1 will broadcast a special edition of “Open Concert” that will feature footage of KBS entertainment shows in the past. Another special program, “Moments and Faces of the 50 Years”, scheduled to be aired on the 20th, will look back at the history of KBS TV.

    Sports will not be put aside in the celebration. “The Glorious Fifty Years” on the 22nd will include the interview of sports stars that graced definitive moments of sports broadcasting. The special programs will give the audience a chance to take a look at what KBS has achieved in TV making as a leading public service broadcaster of Korea.