tvN cancels variety shows through November 5


Due to the aftermath of Seoul Halloween stampede, tvN's variety shows will also be canceled one after another.

According to CJ ENM on October 31, tvN's variety show "The Must Try Restaurants" and "We cha-cha-cha," which were scheduled to air later in the day, have been canceled. On the same day, the program "The village presidents' people" aired on tvN STORY was also canceled.

The government earlier designated a "national mourning period" related to the Halloween stampede in Itaewon until November 5. CJ ENM has decided to cancel tvN's show "Youth MT" on November 4 and "Amazing Saturday" on November 5.

CJ ENM said, "There may be more cancellations depending on further discussions. The production press conference for tvN's Monday-Tuesday drama 'Behind Every Star' scheduled for November 2 has also been postponed, and we will inform again as soon as the schedule is confirmed."

A stampede accident occurred as a large number of people flocked to Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, ahead of Halloween Day on October 29. According to the official departments on October 31, 154 people were killed in the accident.