Assessed as Despicable for Arab Culture, the King The Land Production Team Finally Apologizes

South Korea – Previously, the drama King The Land reaped controversy after featuring the character of an Arab prince. JTBC has also opened its voice, but his statement drew criticism for not apologizing after being considered contempt for Arab culture.

Receiving constant criticism, the King The Land production team finally apologized. Take a peek at his apology below.

Apology King The Land Production Team

King The Land
Source: JTBC

On July 11, JTBC released an official statement on their homepage. The statement contained an apology for the controversial drama King The Land.

However, it said it had no intention of insulting other cultures. JTBC also realizes that there is a lack of knowledge about other nations’ cultures.

“We would like to express our deep and sincere apologies for causing unnecessary inconvenience to our viewers without full consideration of other’s valuable cultures although we had no intention of caricaturing or distorting any particular country or culture in the process. We are acutely aware that there is a lack of understanding, experience and consideration for other cultures.” wrote a statement from the King The Land production team, reported by My Daily on July 13, 2023.

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