The new producing director (PD) behind KBS 2TV’s “2 Days & 1 Night” has shared the forged’s ideas on the present’s modifications.
In December 2018, it was revealed that PD Yoo Il Yong can be stepping down from his place after seven years and that the present would now be led by PD Kim Sung.
PD Kim Sung took the reins starting with the January 6 episode the place he despatched the members to a distant space that didn’t seem on the GPS and prohibited the usage of the automobile’s heater and tents whereas sleeping open air.
The forged made viewers chortle by combating again utilizing the wilderness expertise they’d collected after being on the present for years. Comedian Lee Yong Jin additionally shined on the present as the brand new intern. This episode was successful and achieved a nationwide common of 15.four % in viewership scores.
In a telephone interview with Maeil Business Newspaper’s Star Today, PD Kim Sung shared his outlook on the present and revealed that he met with every member individually earlier than the primary day of filming.
“At first, I needed to have quick conversations collectively, but it surely grew to become lengthy,” stated the PD. “The members additionally have been considering rather a lot about ‘2 Days & 1 Night.’ I used to be grateful about that, and we talked about how we should always go ahead from right here on out. I requested about their requests, and every of the members had totally different reactions.”
He continued, “Kim Jong Min stated he wished we might give him extra ramen. Cha Tae Hyun stated he hopes we are going to boldly do what we wish to do. Jung Joon Young gave me many new concepts. Kim Joon Ho gave me many concepts for video games. Defconn, who has the character of ‘Anxious Pig,’ was nervous from the beginning after I requested him to satisfy up. When I requested him what he needs to do, he stated that it’s a entice and stated the other of every part. Yoon Shi Yoon is a personality who works onerous, and he blamed himself for not being humorous. I advised him that there isn’t any want to do this and that it might be burdensome to forcefully do issues to be humorous.”
The PD joined the present because the affiliate producer on the second season. When requested if former essential PDs Yoo Ho Jin and Lee Il Yong gave him recommendation, he replied, “The seniors each stated the identical factor. They stated, ‘Do what you wish to do,’ so I’m wanting again to see what sort of particular person I’m.”
He added, “Yoo Ho Jin and Yoo Il Yong stated that it might be troublesome after I develop into the principle PD and that I would like extra time to calmly look again at myself. They stated that I would like to consider what I feel is enjoyable and use that to create this system with a purpose to make it extra full and enjoyable. I can’t do it precisely as how another person did it. There is criticism that the format is previous as a result of ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ is previous. I’m wanting again on myself to carry change to these components of the present.”
“2 Days & 1 Night” has been on air for over 10 years and has visited quite a few websites in Korea. When requested if there may be strain to discover a new vacation spot, PD Kim Sung replied, “I’ve met with the writers from the primary season. It could sound apparent, however they stated that going someplace we have now already gone and seeing the way it modified can be touring. There are many good locations in our nation, and I’ve realized about many locations whereas engaged on ‘2 Days & 1 Night.’ From the ocean, mountain, and fields, there are infinite quantities of surroundings. I’ll work onerous to seek out lovely surroundings which may be hidden locations and vacationer websites.”
“Kim Jun Ho stated he needed to ask his comedy mentor Joo Sung Chi, however I don’t know if it will likely be attainable,” continued the PD. “For now, I wish to determine this out amongst ourselves as a substitute of with friends. The particular I wish to do is a tour with viewers. It is a practice I wish to keep it up.”
He concluded, “As for what to be careful for this week? I created a format in order that the ‘2 Days & 1 Night’ members can run round freely in nature’s surroundings. I made it in order that they should drive, put up tents, and prepare dinner by themselves. It could appear small, however I needed to provide the message of giving autonomy to the members and that all of them should create this system. There can be much less of a hard and fast body than regular. Please stay up for the enjoyable that may come out of their naturalness.”
“2 Days & 1 Night” airs on Sundays at 5 p.m. KST. Check out the latest episode under!
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