Kim's Convenience Archives

Run the Burbs
Kim's Convenience is dead and gone amid an acrimonious cancellation and revelation by the cast of casually racist and ignorant attitudes from the show's mostly white writing staff All the cast has moved on, and Andrew Phung, who played Kimchee, has co-created a new sitcom with his best friend Scott Townsend called Run the Burbs[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
Kim's Convenience and Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings star Simu Liu has released a new statement in response to his Facebook post that called out the producers for their unfair treatment of the cast, racial bias, and unceremonious cancellation of the show Simu Liu wrote the lengthy Facebook post on June 2 just[...]
Looking at the list this time around, we have our first round of Loki reviews, the Kim's Convenience controversy continuing, and Cobra Kai star Ralph Macchio revisiting his decision to return to the franchise. Loki/Kim's Convenience/Cobra Kai (Images: Loki Marvel Studios/Kim's Convenience CBC/Cobra Kai Netflix) Following that, we have the "BCTV Rewind" with a selection of curated[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
When the 5th and final season of Kim's Convenience began streaming worldwide on Netflix, Simu Liu published a lengthy Facebook calling out the bad faith, racial bias and lack of diversity that led to the exploitation and abuse of the Asian cast and cancellation of the show. "Kim's Convenience", CBC, Netflix On Monday, John Doyle, the TV critic for The[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
Simu Liu had a lot to say about the bad faith and circumstances that led to the cancellation of Kim's Convenience in his massive Facebook post yesterday Under the many points he raised, there was another big point that stood out Yes, there was the producers being overwhelmingly white and their biases that led to[...]
Some welcome new additions to the line-up today include The X-Files' Gillian Anderson, a Psych 3 start for Psych fans, Neil Gaiman on starting The Sandman, American Horror Stories welcomes "The Fantastic Four," Simu Liu has more to save about Kim's Convenience, and Mark Millar's Jupiter's Legacy barely leaps Netflix in a single-season bound. Shang-Chi/American Horror[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
The fifth and final season of Kim's Convenience premieres worldwide on Netflix this week, and star Simu Liu, who plays Mr Kim's eldest son Jung and is on track to becoming a movie star with Marvel Studio's Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, has written a long Facebook post calling out the[...]
daily dispatch
Cr: David Giesbrecht/FOX) To kick things off, here's a look at what's been on readers' radars over the past 24 hours- ranging from Princess Diana, Jack Quaid, and Saturday Night Live to Kim's Convenience, Gina Carano, #SaveProdigalSon and more: 10 BBC Cuts Ian Hislop's Diana Criticism From Have I Got News For You 9 My Adventures with Superman:[...]
Kim's Convenience: Liu Simu's Statement on the Series' Cancellation
The 5th and unexpectedly final season of hit Canadian sitcom Kim's Convenience ended its run on Canadian television last month and will be premiering worldwide on Netflix in June Fans have been wondering why the show's creators and showrunners Ins Choi and Kevin White decided to walk away from the show when a 6th and[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
The final season of Kim's Convenience, the hit Canadian sitcom from the CBC, will premiere on Netflix on June 2nd The breakthrough show has been Canada's top sitcom for the last few years and became a global hit thanks to Netflix streaming it It has become especially popular in South Korea as a point of[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
Kim's Convenience, the hit Canadian sitcom, aired its final episode this week in Canada Star Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, who plays Mrs Kim or "Apa" ("dad" in Korean) hosted an aftershow after the episode aired with fans and fellow stars Simu Liu and Andrew Phung to talk about the show and even dished on things that[...]
Kim’s Convenience Alum Land New Shows including a Spin-off
Kim's Convenience, the beloved Canadian sitcom may be cancelled prematurely, but the stars are not going anyway Andrew Phung, who plays Jung's best friend Kimchee, and Nicole Power, who plays their boss and Jung's girlfriend, have landed new shows One of them is a direct spin-off from Kim's Convenience with Power playing the same character[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
Fans are mourning the abrupt cancellation of Canada's top sitcom Kim's Convenience, a lovely, funny, light comedy about an immigrant couple from Korea who runs a bodega in Toronto and their two grown Canada-raised kids It has been a respite from the stresses and horrors of the world, as sitcoms are designed to be, and[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
CBC's Kim's Convenience is a big deal in Canada (and South Korea), and the show's most passionate fans are rallying in the hopes of saving the show The 5th season of the hit sitcom is currently being broadcast on Canadian television and this week the producers made the surprise announcement that it was canceled, despite[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
CBC's Kim's Convenience is the most popular sitcom on Canadian Television and a global hit on Netflix, so its sudden cancellation came as a shock to fans and cast, and crew So far, there has been no explanation for why beyond the producers announced that the show's creators had opted to move on. Kim's Convenience is[...]