Broadcasting companies adjust schedules for their respective programs to pay off respect and condolences for the Sewol Ferry Tragedy
Due to the incident occurred on April 16, the Sewol Ferry Tragedy, broadcasting companies such as KBS, SBS and MBC and along with the entertainment programs, adjust their broadcasting schedules to pay off respect and condolences.
Today, April 18, Music Bank has been cancelled to air. On the 19th and 20th of April, where Channel A’s drama Immortal Classic, MBC’s Happy Sunday and KBS2’s Gag Concert are scheduled to air, the officials of the respective programs are still gathered for a meeting regarding the broadcasting time.
An official of KBS2 broadcasting company said, “1TV and 2TV are assumed to broadcast newsflash and updates regarding the incident. So with this situation, I think it is inappropriate to organize entertainment shows and dramas