If you’re a Korean drama watcher, you’ve probably noticed that the black Korean dramas are a rarity these days.
It used to be that if a Korean actor played a white character in a Korean soap opera, the show would be a hit.
But those days are over.
Black dramas are the most popular genre in the Asian-American community, according to the Black Entertainment Television Association (BETTA), and BETTA’s Black Drama Index indicates that Black viewers are watching more Black dramas than any other ethnic group.
They’re watching more dramas about black people than any group in the U.S., with black actors being the most prominent role models.
It all started when the U