Saturday, February 04, 2012

North Korea's Lee Chun Hee Retires from TV

North Korea's celebrity anchorwoman Lee Chun Hee aka Ri Chun-hee is calling it quits. Well known throughout the world for her devoted and emotional news casts, she is now starting to train younger anchor students. Also known as an "Anchor With An Attitude" and "Pyongyang Lady", she was interviewed by China Central Television (CCTV) in a behind the scenes look inside her studio:

And here she is crying while announcing the deaths of Kim Il Sung in 1994 and Kim Jong Il last year:

See also: North Korean Version of "Take on Me""


  1. This is sad news and marks the loss of another awesome internet meme from Best Korea.

  2. She seems like a very nice woman.