Korean Reality Shows

Top 10 Korean Reality Shows 2023  & Variety Shows

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You might find pleasure in watching K-Pop, and K-Drama but, have you watched Korean reality shows? Just like its drama and singing genre, Korean TV shows are quite famous all around the world.


People highly appreciate Korean reality show as it degrades their tension, and brings joy, and excitement. Further, in this article we are going to talk about the top 10 Korean TV reality shows that you can watch and audition for at the same time.

Top 10 Korean Reality Shows

The Korean entertainment industry is not only known for producing thrilling stories but, binge-worthy comedy shows as well. Interestingly, you will be attracted to Korean TV reality shows when you start watching them.

The Backpacker Chef

The Backpacker Chef is a cooking reality show that aired its first season in 2022. It is a South Korean variety program featuring the famous Baek Jong-Won. The show have already received 8.5 out of 10 from MyDramaList and 8.3 out of 10 from IMDb. Yes, the show is returning for its second season for all the people out here.

NameThe Backpacker Chef  
Created byPark Hee-Yeon
Number of seasons1
Running time30-40 minutes  

The Backpacker Chef Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Visit the official website
  • Fill out the application form
  • Do not forget to re-check the details as you will be contacted through those only

Besties in Wonderland

Besties in Wonderland aired its first season in 2023 and will return for its second season. In this reality show, we can see besties who have studied together in an arts school go on a trip together.

NameBesties in Wonderland
Created BySBS
Number of Seasons1
Running time40 minutes

Besties in Wonderland Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Auditions are done both online and manually
  • Visit this website for the online application form https://www.ygfamily.com/
  • Fill out the application form with the proper details
  • The management team will revert back within 2 weeks after the application form

Boys Planet

Boys Planet is an upcoming reality show that will air on February 2023. It is a survival show that will exclusively broadcast on MNET. This show is based on themes and aesthetics of space. We are sure the show is going to be quite exciting.

NameBoys Planet
Created by MNET Entertainment
Number of seasons1
Running time60-90 minutes

Boys Planet Audition 2023 Process:

  • Visit the official webpage
  • Sear for “application form”
  • Fill out the application form with the proper details
  • The concerned department will revert for further procedure

Fantasy Boys

 Fantasy Boys have already aired its first season in 2022 and is going to be back for its second season. “My Teenage Girl” was the first version and the second one is Fantasy Boys.

NameFantasy Boys
Created byNA
Number of seasons2
Running time60 minutes

Fantasy Boys Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Visit the official website
  • Ready all the documents required
  • You might need to upload a video of yourself doing creative work
  • If shortlisted the concerned department will call you

Peak Time

Peak Time is going to be a brand new Korean survival show that the people will see. The audition for this show was already held last summer and has finished shooting. Unfortunately, the full list of participants is yet to be revealed.

NamePeak Time  
Created byViki
Number of seasons1
Running time30 minutes

Peak Time Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Visit Viki’s  official website
  • Fill in the application form
  • Make sure all the details are correct
  • Do not forget to submit

K-Pop Star

This show is also known as Survival Audition K-Pop Star. It is a South Korean reality competition show that holds auditions for worldwide potential K-Pop stars. Interestingly, its preliminary auditions are frequently held in Asia, South America, North America, Australia, and Europe. The founder of this beautiful show is none other than YG Entertainment.

NameSurvival Audition K-Pop Star
Created byYG Entertainment
Number of seasons6
Running time70-110 minutes

K-Pop Star Audition 2023 process:-

  • Visit the official YG Entertainment website
  • Select for which show you are willing to audition
  • Fill out the form with the basic details being asked
  • Submit the form and make sure all the information is correct

New World

New World is only about six celebrities who devise new strategies to earn virtual currency. The concept of this is quite unique because its creator is none other than Netflix. The show has aired one season so far and received a rating of 7.9 out of 10 from IMDb and 8.5 out of 10 from MyDramaList.

NameNew World
Created byNetflix
Number of seasons1
Running time1 hour 15 minutes

New World Audition 2023 Process:-

  • The audition for this cannot be done by a normal person as Netflix selects casts from inside

Hybe Audition

Hybe is a famous Korean talent competition show that includes singing, dancing, acting, and modeling. The participants willing to participate must be between 12-18 years old. This show is created by HYBE Corporation. It is a South Korean multinational entertainment company that was established way back in 2005.

Korean Reality Shows
Hybe Audition
Created byHybe Corporation
Number of seasonsNA
Running time40 minutes

Hybe Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Visit the official website
  • On the homepage click “Apply online”
  • A new registration page will open up
  • Fill in all the details carefully and choose the type of audition you want to give

Girl’s Re:Verse

Yes, this is an unique Korean reality show that was planned to air on November 2022 but couldn’t. The show is created by Kakao Entertainment. It is where 30 group of girls compete in the world of ‘W’. All the contestants are buried on an unknown hill when they get eliminated.  

NameGirl’s Re:Verse  
Created ByKakao Entertainment
Number of Seasons1
Running Time40 minutes

Girl’s Re:Verse Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Visit the official broadcasting website
  • Fill in the application form present on the page
  • You might need to make a creative video of yourself
  • The concerned department will call you for further details if shortlisted

King of Mask Singer

King of Mask Singer is a South Korean singing competition program. This program exclusively aired on Viki and received a rating of 8.9 out of 10. Other than that, it received 7.2 out of 10 from IMDb. Here, in this show, the vocals were highly tested by participants. All the participants must compete solely with their voices for the title of King of Mask Singer.

NameKing of Mask Singer
Created bySeo Chang-Man
Number of seasonsNA
Running time105 minutes

King of Mask Singer Audition 2023 Process:-

  • Make sure to visit the official website
  • Fill in the online application form
  • Make sure to check your details before submission
  • Do not forget to give an audition time