Let’s Get Acquainted With The Band Known as The Kings of K-Pop and K-Pop Legends
Super Junior, also known as SJ or SUJU, is a South Korean boy band formed on November 6th, 2005, by producer Lee Soo-man of SM Entertainment. The group comprised a total of thirteen members at its peak. Super Junior originally debuted with twelve members, consisting of leader Leeteuk, Heechul, Hangeng, Yesung, Kangin, Shindong, Sungmin, Eunhyuk, Siwon, Donghae, Ryeowook, and Kibum. Kyuhyun joined the group later, in 2006.
They made their debut with the title ‘Emergency Gate of Asia’. The extraordinary record of more than 1000 fans on their first debut stage is still unbroken. Debuted on November 6, 2005. Since they debuted for a long time, they became an elder among active idols. Among the 2nd generation male idols who are active, the company maintains top seed not only in Korea but also in overseas fandoms, and maintains popularity in Korea, China, and Southeast Asia.
In 2012, they recorded an unusual record sales ( regular sales of 335,744 sheets per month based on heating-480,622 sales per year-half million million in 2014-509,224 in 2014) with his sixth album, Sexy, Free & Single. In particular, the popularity in Europe, China, and Southeast Asia is great. Overseas fans like K-POP ‘s culture itself rather than just Korean singers. In particular, the world tour brand SUPER SHOW has the largest and widest tour among K-POP singers.
Super Junior Starred the Reality Show ‘SJ Returns’ Before Their Comeback
Super Junior will star in a reality show program ahead of their comeback in November.
On Friday, September 29th, Super Junior opened an official channel on V Live for their reality show program titled SJ Returns – Super Junior Real Comeback Story.
In addition to launching the official V Live channel, Super Junior also revealed a video teaser featuring its members, ranging from Leeteuk, Kim Heechul, Yesung, Shindong, Donghae, Eunhyuk, to Choi Si-won.
In this reality show, fans will be able to see how the preparation process for Super Junior’s new album began 120 days before the comeback.
Super TV, Reality Show from Super Junior
Super TV is a Korean variety show by Super Junior. It is a national program of the entertainment channel XtvN under CJ E&M. Super Junior’s 8th album, ‘PLAY’, is a super celebrity show that has been very popular and organized. The format of all entertainment programs such as quiz show, a talk show, a game show, an eating show, reality, documentary, sports, film, and comedy is twisted and recreated in Super Junior’s own way.
At the first broadcast, SUJU’s entertainment rules were set. Difficult also shot.
1. Don’t be late
2. Promote on social media before starting the main office
3. No spoiling
4. Prohibition of business
5. If you break the rules of prohibition of personal appointment on the shooting day , turn the roulette to penalize you. The penalties include hitting the hips, hitting the cheeks, holding a warm hug, and shooting a meal with a personal card. The rules must be followed by the staff as well as Super Junior without exception.
Super TV Details
|Written By||Lee Ye-ji|
|Directed By||Chun Myung-hyun|
|Creative director(s)||Lee Ye-ji|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|Production location(s)||South Korea|
|Production company(s)||S.M. Culture & Contents|
|Distributor||XtvN, tvN, tvN Asia, Mnet Japan|
|Original network||XtvN, tvN, tvN Asia, Mnet Japan|
|Airing Date||January 26th, 2018 – August 23rd, 2018|
The Show’s Concept
Season 1: Super Junior Crazy Idol Variety
In Season 1, various entertainment programs were re-created by twisting the format of Super Junior. There are also episodes where guests have appeared, while others have been run only by Super Junior. Super Junior members are the main performers, as they are exclusive to Super Junior. In season 1, guests sometimes appeared, but in season 2, guests were fixed. Season 1 Cast members Leeteuk , Heechul , Yesung , Shindong , Eunhyuk , Donghae.
Season 2: King’s Game
In Season 2, they put on the subtitle (Game of Thrones). Idol Representative Performing Arts Super Junior confronts other idol groups to protect the entertainment throne. After winning a total of three rounds of games, the winner will be selected, and if Super Junior wins five consecutive games, they will spend a luxurious luxury trip.
The first round is King Liar, which determines whether the skills and features of the opposing team’s profile are real. When Super TV, which was 12 times a season, became impossible in the second half, it was decided to limit domestic travel instead of 3 consecutive wins, and finally went on a luxury trip to Jeju Island together with Ryeowook , who had 3 consecutive wins in 10 times. From Season 2 Siwon come to join, and Episode 11 After the military service, Ryeowook will join this wpisode. Kyu-hyun, who is currently in the military service , and Kang-in and Sung-min , who are not working together, did not appear.
The second segment consists of a maximum of two games that Super Junior has chosen to challenge the guests:
- Rokkuko King – Questions are being read backward by each team and the opposing team will have to answer them correctly.
- Food Show King – The game played in this segment is related to eating.
- Inference King – One team will be given a title of movie or song and they need to say one syllable each at the same time. The opposing team will have to answer the title correctly.
- Chair King – The teams battle through chair-curling.
- Acting King – The game played in this segment is related to acting.
- Relay King – A battle of cohesiveness.
- Mission King – A game to clear away all their mission cards.
- Escape King – A game where each team must find clues and solve several difficult puzzles to escape.
- Speed King – A battle of agility.
- Description King
- Dance King
- Flexibility King
- Ladder King
The Show’s Guests
|Ep. #||Air Date||Guest||Challenges||Remark(s)|
|1||June 7th, 2018||AOA||6 vs 6
|2||June 14th, 2018||Lovelyz||6 vs 8
|3||June 21st, 2018||Shinee||7 vs 3
|4||June 28th, 2018||Oh My Girl||7 vs 7
|5||July 5th, 2018||Weki Meki||7 vs 8
|6||July 12th, 2018||(G)I-DLE||7 vs 6
|7||July 19th, 2018||KARD||7 vs 4
|8||July 26th, 2018||YDPP||6 vs 4
|9||August 2nd, 2018||Momoland||7 vs 8
|10||August 9th, 2018||Red Velvet||7 vs 5
Super TV’s Cast
Season 1 of Super TV stars 6 Super Junior members, Leeteuk, Heechul, Yesung, Shindong, Eunhyuk, and Donghae.
Whereas Super TV Season 2 still stars 6 members, but also adds 2 members, Siwon and Ryeowook, who has just completed his mandatory military duties.