Jo Jung-suk on SBS Running Man
Running Man is a TV show formed by SBS which first aired on July 11, 2010. It’s been more than 8 years the show airing. Running Man is one of the most favorite TV show which love by Korea and also world wide. There are a lot of celebrity come to Running Man as guest to show off their skill and ability in “urban environment” as its show uniqueness until now.
Jo Jung-suk as one of the most famous actor in Korea has been appeared in SBS Running Man several times with different partner to accompany him on the show.
Jo Jung-suk’s First Appearance on Running Man
Jo Jung-suk first came to Running Man along with his co-star from Korean movie My Love, My Bride in 2014, Shin Min-ah. With the concept of the wedding, Jo Jung-suk and Shin Min-ah took a role in a group with the Running Man member.
The show took place on Korea Job World, Bundang-gu, Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do. The team divide into Bride’s Family Team (Yoo Jae-suk, Ji Suk-jin, Lee Kwang-soo, Song Ji-hyo, Shin Min-aa) and Groom’s Family Team (Gary, Haha, Kim Jong-kook, Jo Jung-suk) with the winning condition was to collect the lottery money.
The lead of Bride’s family was Shin Min-ah, while the lead of Groom’s family was Gary. In the end of the episode, groom’s family team wins. Groom Gary chose to share the money with bride Shin Min-a and the pair also received a couple rings.
Jo Jung-suk’s Second Appearance on Running Man
On November 27, 2017, the 327th episode of SBS’s variety show Running Man adopted the theme “bromance house” in relation to Jo Jung-suk and EXO’s D.O’s movie My Annoying Brother. The movie itself was released on November 24 with 137 thousand viewers the same day.
Jo Jung-suk and D.O became guests on Running Man following the movie’s release. They were given various missions by the producer including dancing, singing, juggling, and many more. Check out their excitement during the games!
Yoo Jae-suk and Jo Jung-suk were on the same team. They danced, spoke, and demonstrated their ability in missions and showed different characters from their dramas. Because Jo Jung-suk has a background as a singer, he also sang a song on Running Man.
Not wanting to lose to Jo Jung-suk, Lee Kwang-soo’s “brother” D.O was very focused on playing the games. He also got into a close friendship with Lee Kwang-soo by dancing ‘dancing mosquitoes’ together.
This episode took place on Seomun Market, Jung-gu, Daegu. The group were divide into Yoo Jae-suk & Jo Jung-suk, Haha & Song Ji-hyo, Ji Suk-jin & Kim Jong-kook, Lee Kwang-soo & D.O.
The winning condition of the show is avoid the penalty cards. In the end of the show, Yoo Jae-suk & Jo Jung-suk, Ji Suk-jin & Kim Jong-kook, Lee Kwang-soo & D.O. wins. Haha & Song Ji-hyo pay for all of the food the staff ate with their own money.