• July 4, 2024

    Nathan’s Famous International Hotdog Eating Contest

    LIVE on ESPN from 1310 Surf Ave, Brooklyn, New York
    The 2024 Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest continues the 100+ year tradition at the iconic Nathan’s Famous flagship restaurant in Coney Island. The event will take place on Thursday, July 4, 2024, from 11am to 1pm at 1310 Surf Avenue. The number one ranked eater in Korea, Mary Bowers will once again represent her birth country as she takes her place in an all-star Major League Eating lineup. This marks Bowers' ninth appearance at the famed intersection of Surf and Stillwell Avenues.
  • May 2, 2024

    Foreign Correspondent: ABC Australia

    ABC iview and ABC TV
    In the decades since the Korean War, over 200,000 children hae been adopted to families worldwide. Now as adults, adoptees are demanding investigations into falsified documents, duplicate identities and even stolen children. Thursday, May 2nd at 8:00pm AEST on ABC iview and ABC TV.
  • November 22, 2023

    Squid Game: The Challenge

    LET THE GAMES begin. Immersed in the world of “Squid Game”, Mary Bowers (Player #078) joins a cast of 456 real players, ready to put their skills – and character – to the ultimate test for a life-changing $4.56 million prize. Weekly episodes begin streaming on Netflix on November 22, 2023.
  • August 31, 2023

    Paper Orphans with Kelly Bartholomeusz

    “I think justice would look like a proper collaborative effort on behalf of not just the Korean lawyers, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Korean scholars, Korean adoptee communities but also broader Korean society.”

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