Fan favorite variety show “Running Man” celebrates its 200th episode.
The milestone episode was broadcast on June 15, continuing the previous episode which featured world famous soccer player Park Ji Sung, and the “Dream Cup in Indonesia” segment of the show.
Cast members Yoo Jae Sook, Gary, Haha, Ji Suk Jin, Kim Jong Kook, Lee Kwang Soo, and Song Ji Hyo showed their gratitude by bowing to the viewers.
They also expressed their thanks, saying, “We didn’t know we would come this far. This success is all because of the guests and viewers of the show. We don’t know how long the show will last in the future, but we promise to keep running and sweating for the fans.”
“Running Man” first aired in July 2010, and it became popular for incorporating intense activities in the most unexpected environment, as well as featuring several celebrities from all sides of the entertainment industry.
Since its inception, the show has received several awards from various award-giving bodies, including popularity awards for the members, and variety show awards for the program.
It also served as an instrument in extending the variety show aspect of the Hallyu wave across Asia and America.
Congratulations on reaching 200 episodes!