Let’s Look at Moon Geun-young’s Best ‘Running Man’ Appearances!

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Moon Geun-young is one of those Korean actresses who still appear to be having a baby-face even though she has somewhat actually aged. She still looks very young, and her pure image obviously can’t be resisted. As an actress and model, Moon Geun-young has also participated in some variety shows, such as Running Man, hosted by Kim Jong-kook. Running Man is a variety program consisting of games that are usually played in teams, and mainly presents Korean celebrities, one of who has been Moon Geun-young, in a number of episodes.

If you guys haven’t watched Running Man yet, then you absolutely must do it! Through this article, Channel-Korea will introduce you to Moon Geun-young and her most memorable appearances in Running Man!


Moon Geun-young appeared in Running Man in episodes 114 and 115. She was there as a guest star together with Max Changmin and U-Know Yunho from TVXQ. Their landmark was in Culture Park (Yeonsu-gu, Incheon) and Coast Guard Main Station (Songdo-dong, Incheon).

When Moon Geun-young appeared as one of the guests, Kim Jong-kook seemed to look nervous. Well, Kim Jong-kook always seems nervous when the guests are women, but this time, he looked even more anxious due to the fact that Moon Geun-young is the woman closest matching his ideal type of woman. The other male members couldn’t resist but tease Kim Jong-kook.


“Seeing my ideal woman Moon Geun-young in person made me nervous, he said shyly. Moon Geun-young also seemed excited to participate in this episode. “I’ll do my best for this program,” she said assuredly. The 114th episode was aired on October 7th, 2012. In this episode, there were 2 teams, Moon Geun-young’s team, and Song Ji-hyo’s team.


The 115th episode was aired on October 14th, 2012. Moon Geun-young again appeared as a guest star with Changmin and TVXQ’s Yunho. The 115th episode, which was called “muddy love game”, as their landmarks were placed on muddy land. In this episode, Moon Geun-young and Kim Jong-kook were in the blue team, while Yunho and Jae Suk were in the black team.








Furthermore, in another episode of Running Man, there was a funny moment again where Lee Kwang-soo had to confess his feeling for Moon Geun-young through a phone conversation. This Running man member had to do a mission requiring them to call a celebrity who has previously acknowledged them as their ideal type of man. Lee Kwang-soo remembered that Moon Geun-young had once said that he was her ideal type.


When Lee Kwang-soo called her, Moon Geun-young was surprised to hear him asking about her ideal type. “You’ve once said that I’m your ideal type, right?” and she answered with a laugh, “It’s not like that, the ideal type is changing over time, right?” Moon Geun-young also added that she would like to try to date anyone, including Lee Kwang-soo.

When Lee Kwang-soo said that he was shooting for Running Man, Moon Geun-young gave him an unpredictable answer. She said that she was serious with her statement about dating. After they finished their conversation, Lee Kwang-soo jokingly said, “Maybe she’s a little bit tipsy.”

Well, let’s wait for another Running Man episode where Moon Geun-young will appear!