KBS to Air New Program Featuring Foreigners Living in Korea


It was revealed on October 28 that singer Alex will be the MC for the upcoming KBS show, “Stranger: Foreigner’s Settlement in Korea” (hereafter “Stranger”).


As seen from the preview aired last Chuseok, this show is a compilation of 100 days of observation on foreigners’ lifestyle in Korea.

The over-sized travel suitcase set will become a “class for foreigners” that provides survival tips to struggling foreigners on how to adjust to the Korean lifestyle.

The program will begin with three guests who experience the Korean lifestyle for the first time. They will share their thoughts, struggles, and dilemmas on camera.

Other programs centered on foreigners feature guests who are already comfortable with the Korean lifestyle. However, this program will focus more on foreigners who just arrived in Korea.  In addition to entertainment, this program will delve deep into the foreigners’ lifestyle and see their genuine first reactions, thoughts, and struggles as they face the new culture.

The program will beginning airing next year in January.