As Korea continues to observe a period of national mourning following the Itaewon tragedy, more broadcasting stations, agencies and celebrities have announced the cancellation and postponement of upcoming broadcasts and events.
On October 31, SBS announced that ‘Same Bed Different Dreams 2’ will be a variety show and Monday-Tuesday drama.Rejoice” will be canceled this week.
This week, MBC’s “Buddy Into the Wild,” “Oh Eun Young’s Report: Marriage Hell,” and “DNA mate.” MBC’s weekday drama “Game of Witches” as well as the Wednesday-Thursday drama “May I Help You?” drama will also be cancelled.
ENA has canceled its upcoming broadcasts “Love is for Suckers” and “King of Sireum”.
The premiere of MBN’s “Passionate Farewell” movie has been canceled. Mnet will not air “Street Man Fighter”, “Street Man Fighter Commentary”, “Artistock Game” or “Show Me The Money 11” this week.
In addition to the cancellation, “Street Man Fighter” has announced changes to its upcoming concerts. Their concerts in Seoul on November 5 and 6 have been postponed to January 7 and 8, 2023. Their Gangneung concert scheduled for November 12th has been delayed due to rehearsals, broadcast changes, etc. was canceled due to
tvN’s October 31 shows “Must-Try Restaurants”, “Rekindling Dance” and “Village Chairman’s Men” will not be aired. Later this week, tvN canceled the shows “Young Actors Retreat” and “Amazing Saturday”. The press conference of tvN’s Monday-Tuesday drama “Behind Every Star” scheduled for November 2 has been postponed. tvN will also not air the November 2 episode of “You Quiz on the Block.”
JTBC will not air “Talk Pawon 25 O’Clock”, “Baseball Monsters”, “Over the Top – Men’s Championship”, “The Second World”, “Life Reset Re-Debut Show – A Star is Don” this week. ,” “World Dark Tour,” “Han Moon Chul’s Black Box Review,” “Marry Me,” “K-909” and “Knowing Bros.” “Hidden Singer 7” will air as scheduled on November 4 at 8:50 PM with an episode for the late Kim Hyun Sik.
Coupang Play’s “Workplace Romance” and Netflix’s new drama “The Fabulous” on November 4 have been temporarily postponed.
TWICEThe seventh anniversary fan meeting “ONCE HALLOWEEN 3” has been canceled. As for why the November 5th event was canceled and not postponed, their agency said, “Although we discussed things like changing the concept, we decided to cancel because we didn’t have enough time physically.”
The global press conference for the upcoming 2022 Mnet Asian Music Awards (2022 MAMA), originally scheduled for November 2, has been postponed. The rescheduled date will be announced later.
The P NATION agency announced that all of their artists’ planned promotional activities will be postponed until November 5 for national mourning.
NATUREHis comeback on November 2nd has been postponed, as well as the TRENDZ single release on November 3rd. HYBE has postponed the “2022 HYBE Company Briefing with the Community” originally scheduled for November 4.
Rocket Punch’s Yunkyoung will no longer be hosting the scheduled Weverse Live to celebrate his birthday.
Besides cancellation The 2022 Busan One Asia Festival (BOF), Strike Music Festival, 2022 Korea Sale Festa opening ceremony event and MWM Festival have either been canceled or postponed.
On the night of October 29, a large crowd formed during Halloween celebrations in Seoul’s Itaewon neighborhood. At the time of publication, at least 154 people were confirmed dead and many injured in the incident. The Korean government declared national mourning until November 5, and Yongsan district, where Itaewon is located, extended the period of mourning until December 31.
Once again, we offer our condolences to all those affected by the tragedy and wish the injured a speedy recovery.
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