Need a break from the addictive yet heavy stories on K-dramas? Why not check out some of the best K-Pop reality and variety shows? From games that get way too competitive to TMIs that just make you go WHAT?!, these variety shows have it all. Korean reality and variety shows will have anyone double-over in stitches at their absurd actions yet binge-worthy displays of comedy. Don’t believe us? Scroll down to find out!
1. Running Man
Different characters take part in a championship race where they compete against each other to emerge victoriously and claim the prestigious title.
2. Run BTS!
Can’t get any better than this! Boy band BTS members play games or participate in a variety of activities.
3. Ask Us Anything (Knowing Bros)
Male comedians play high school students, welcoming star `transfer students’ every week and engaging in battles of witty humour and slapstick.
4. Law Of The Jungle
Law of the Jungle is a South Korean reality documentary show that airs on SBS. Each episode features celebrities sent to survive in remote locations around the world. The show was first aired on October 21, 2011. The show’s 300th episode aired in 2018.
5. Great Escape
Great Escape is a South Korean television entertainment program featuring Kang Ho-dong, Kim Jong-min, Shindong, Yoo Byung-jae, Kim Dong-hyun.
*Cover image credits: Instagram @sbs__runningman_ sbs / @KKnowing.bros