Hit American animated TV show Family Guy released their newest episode on the 3rd of January featuring snippets of Kpop!
In the episode Peter and his friends travel to South Korea to find that Quagmire stars in a K-Drama, ‘Winter Summer’ which is a reference to ‘Winter Sonata’. A clip of SISTAR’s ‘Touch My Body’ is shown when they turn on the TV and after watching the clip, Peter says ‘What is this, and how can I make the rest of my life without it?’.
Later, a parody of Hyuna’s ‘Bubble Pop’ is shown as Peter and his friends are convincing Quagmire to go back home to the United States with more references to Kpop music videos such as KARA’s ‘Step’, f(x)’s ‘Hot Summer’, the notorious ‘Bar Bar Bar’ dance move and EXO’s outfits for ‘Growl’!
Showing K-Pop to an American audience is bound to spark interest in new viewers and causing more people to join the K-Pop fandom!
Check out the snippets of the show here!