Although Running Man has been a victim of poor ratings in South Korea recently, netizens were shocked to discover how popular the variety show is internationally.
On a recent episode of Abnormal Summit, Vietnamese representative Đỗ An Ninh discussed the topic of hallyu in Vietnam, and noted that Running Man is still incredibly popular across the country.
Although the program suffered a dip in their ratings recently, netizens largely agreed that variety show produced by SBS remains to be incredibly popular in other countries, further praising the show for its success.
Meanwhile, Running Man continues its run on SBS every Sunday with regular cast members Yoo Jae Suk, Ji Suk Jin, HaHa, Kim Jong Kook, Song Ji Hyo, Lee Kwang Soo and Gary.
Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.
[+ 1593, – 23] Running Man’s seriously the true Hallyu…look at China
[+ 1465, – 31] The Asian prince got the most out of this
[+ 792, – 49] This guy’s super handsome
[+ 436, – 34] Such a handsome guy