South Korean actors Park Jin Joo and Lee Yi Kyung are the recent stars to joing MBC’s variety show Hangout With Yoo. According to Korea JoongAng Daily, the show centers around comedian Yoo and what he does during his free time. The show expanded to include more members such as Jeong, Shin and Lee, and now new additions Park and Lee. With the addition of Park and Lee, the show now consists of seven hosts including entertainers Yoo Jae Suk, Jeong Jun Ha, Shin Bong Seon and Lee Mi Joo.
The show confirmed the news Thursday, asking viewers to “anticipate what kind of synergy the new members would create with other members.” Park said, “I’m so grateful for this opportunity. I will do my utmost best not only in acting but also provide viewers with entertainment, happiness and laughter.” Meanwhile, Lee commented, “Even though I’m an actor, I’ll try to become a member who can also be a comedian.”
As the report shared, Park and Lee have appeared together on multiple variety shows as guests or hosts like Hangout With Yoo, I Am Solo, which airs on ENA Play and SBS Plus, Midnight Horror Story and The Oppa of Tteokbokki House on MBC. Park previously also worked in dramas like Our Beloved Summer, It’s Okay to Not Be Okay, Her Private Life and more. While Lee Yi Kyung worked on Welcome To Waikiki 1 and 2, Royal Secret Agent etc.
Hangout With Yoo will air this Saturday.