Winds of change are blowing via “2 Days & 1 Night.” Not solely has comic Lee Yong Jin joined the present as an intern, however producing director (PD) Yoo Il Yong, who led the present for the previous two years, has left the present. Replacing him is PD Kim Sung.
PD Kim Sung has been with “2 Days & 1 Night” for the previous seven years. Though he stepped out for one yr to work on “Immortal Songs,” he quickly rejoined “2 Days & 1 Night.” As he took the helm of the present, he shared, “I’m going to convey alive the pure mentality of untamed street selection.”
When requested if he felt excited or pressured when he had acquired the supply to be the top PD, he answered, “It wasn’t an excellent feeling of happiness. However, ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ is about persevering with on when the scenario goes in surprising instructions. It felt like my life was additionally getting in an surprising route. I made a decision to not be afraid and to just accept it.” He added that as a result of he had been with the present for a very long time, he hadn’t felt any huge psychological adjustments, and that he additionally might depend upon former “2 Days & 1 Night” PDs Yoo Ho Jin and Yoo Il Yong.
Kim Sung elaborated on a few of the adjustments the present had made, such because the captions. He remarked, “‘2 Days & 1 Night’ has captions with its personal conventional really feel. However, we’re altering the designs. We’ve modified the font from Ming type to Gothic type, and diminished the numerous colours to simply the colours of the emblem. It might seem trivial, however from the attitude of a producer it’s a threat.”
He talked about what it was like working with the members, saying, “There’s enjoyable within the wheedling and negotiation between the ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ members and manufacturing employees. Jung Joon Young is especially scary. He’s extraordinarily good. He’s somebody who sees straight via what the manufacturing employees prepares and adjustments the sport. When the manufacturing employees have conferences, we additionally ask, ‘How will Jung Joon Young react to this?’”
Kim Sung talked about the brand new yr’s first episode, the place the CEO of KBS made an look. He defined that they hadn’t initially deliberate on filming it, however he had come and thought that he might give the members some power.
The PD then commented on Lee Yong Jin becoming a member of the present as an intern. He remarked, “Lee Yong Jin hadn’t been notably near any of the unique members, however he match so effectively with them that we didn’t need to lose out on him. No matter who he’s with among the many six members, he doesn’t block their strengths and slightly makes them come alive.”
He continued, “Currently, we’re taking the time to get to know one another so we gave him the title of intern. Since it’s a primary for all of us, we don’t have a selected time frame or process. We advised Lee Yong Jin that we must always benefit from the confusion collectively. I believe that the method is extra vital than the outcomes. I imagine that Lee Yong Jin, the members, the manufacturing employees, and the viewers will determine.”
When requested if Lee Yong Jin becoming a member of the present was resulting from one of many authentic members leaving, he firmly acknowledged, “Absolutely not. The authentic six members all love this system and so not one of the members will likely be leaving.”
On viewership rankings, Kim Sung remarked, “Viewership rankings are vital, however the level is to ensure that [viewers] look ahead to the entire hour. Our final aim is to grow to be a range present the place the viewers are curious in regards to the subsequent week. i need to make it in order that they need to watch ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ the subsequent Sunday.”
The PD concluded by saying, “Our members know the shortcomings of our present very effectively. We can’t fulfill everybody, however we’ll work laborious to organize so that we’ll obtain love from probably the most quantity of individuals as doable.”
“2 Days & 1 Night” airs each Sunday at 5 p.m. KST.
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