BLACKPINK's Jennie turns down upcoming variety show 'My Name is Gabriel'

BLACKPINK's Jennie will not be appearing in the upcoming variety show 'My Name is Gabriel'.

Though previous reports stated Jennie is set to feature in Kim Tae Ho PD's new variety 'My Name is Gabriel', a source from JTBC has confirmed, "Jennie is not appearing on 'My Name is Gabriel'." Her label also stated on March 19 KST, "Jennie received an offer, but she declined it. She doesn't plan to appear on variety shows for the time being."

'My Name is Gabriel' is a new variety show in the works by Kim Tae Ho PD, who's known for MBC's 'Infinite Challenge', following cast members who travel abroad to experience the life of non-celebrities. JTBC previously confirmed actors Ji Chang WookPark Bo Gum, and Yeom Hye Ran along with comedians Park Myung Soo and Hong Jin Kyung are featuring on the show.

Filming for 'My Name is Gabriel' is slated to start this month, while the premiere is expected in June. Stay tuned for updates.