This New K-Variety Show Should Be On Your 2024 Must-Watch List

Can’t wait for its airing!

Koreans are known for having great concepts for shows that are fresh, unique and interesting. This definitely catches viewers’ attention and even encourages those who don’t often consume Korean content to watch! And in 2024, new reality variety show Apartment 404 (working title) is set to take the hearts of mystery lovers out there with its unique concept. Read on to see what it’s about and who are going to participate in it.

Apartment 404 cast

‘Apartment 404’ is a new reality variety show starring BLACKPINK’s Jennie and more! (Photo from:

Apartment 404 and what we know so far

Just this week, Korean network tvN officially unveiled its upcoming reality variety show, Apartment 404 (working title). The show’s concept is that apartment residents will experience extraordinary events which will lead them to solve mysteries that are based on true stories. Its director, Jung Chul Min, is also the person behind the hit Korean variety show Sixth Sense, which aired from 2020 to 2022. 

Two official trailers were released along with the announcement, and its six cast members were revealed! 

The cast of Apartment 404 will be solving mysteries based on true events. (Photo from:

Apartment 404 cast


Jennie is back on our Korean TV screens! After years of concerts with BLACKPINK, endorsements, and even a role on a US show, she’s back to doing Korean TV shows. Jennie is a great addition to the show with her unique charm and entertainment skills.

2. Yoo Jae-suk

A veteran at variety and reality shows, and a national MC, Yoo Jae-suk will surely be an entertaining cast member on the show. His strength – as seen in his other shows – is his leadership and we can’t wait to see it in Apartment 404.

3. Cha Tae-hyun

You probably know Cha Tae-hyun from his roles in Sassy Girl, Hello Ghost, or his most recent one for Moving. According to tvN, his outspoken and logical characteristics will be a big help to the cast once they start solving mysteries.

4. Oh Na-ra

Veteran actress Oh Na-ra is joining the Apartment 404 cast as the lively woman that will energise her cast mates while solving mysteries. She is best known for her roles in Yong Pal, Sky Castle, and Sixth Sense.

5. Yang Se-chan

Yang Se-chan is no stranger to reality and variety shows. Since 2017, he has been a regular cast member of the long-standing variety show Running Man, along with Yoo Jae-suk. His wit is going to be his strength when it’s mystery-solving time.

6. Lee Jung-ha

From minor roles in series like Run On and Nevertheless, Lee Jung-ha recently made a name for himself when he landed a major role in Moving. While this is his first variety show, he will definitely gain the love and attention of his cast mates and audiences with his bubbly personality.

Which cast member are you most excited to watch?

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