Why BL is popular in Thailand?
BL is primarily created by women for women, with the fanbase typically consisting of straight women in their early 20s (a triggering insight, I know). This is probably one of the major reasons why casting crews reel in the hottest actors for lead roles.
Is BL famous in Thailand?
Thailand is famous for many things, and Boy’s Love, or BL, shows are one of them. No matter if it’s the hot bods, the great chemistry between the characters or the happy endings that most stories offer, Thai BL shows are becoming a widely watched genre, even among international viewers.
What is BL and GL?
🙂 BL means “boy love” (aka yaoi) and GL means “girls love” (aka yuri). NL means boy/girl love, and I believe it’s abbreviated from “nonke love” which means “straight love” essentially ww.
Why are BL so popular?
So why is BL content resonating so much with Indians? Some of the reasons are simple – it’s a new phenomenon, it’s steamy and the actors are cute and handsome. A few series go deeper and reflect upon society and its understanding of the LGBTQIA+ community.
Is BL popular in Korea?
Since then, Korean BL dramas have quickly gained popularity among fans, thanks to their high production values and interesting storylines. Although the romances tend to be a little more culturally conservative, they are quite sweet and wholesome.