With the popularity of KBS’ new drama “The Producer”, a lot of viewers are wondering if the drama really portrays what happens in KBS’s hit variety show “1 Night, 2 Days.” The real PD of “1 Night, 2 Days” reveals his thoughts on Kim Soo Hyun’s character on The Producer drama.
The Producer stars IU, Gong Hyo Jin, Kim Soo Hyun and Cha Tae Hyun. The drama portrays the variety department in KBS most specifically, in the show “1 Night, 2 Days.”
Kim Soo Hyun plays the character Baek Seung Chan in The Producer, he is an amateur PD in the said variety show. As he is still new to the production work, he is seen to be a bit awkward and clumsy.
The viewers pointed out that he resembles the real PD of “1 Night, 2 Days” Yoo Ho Jin during his newbie days. He was introduced in the show back then as the newbie PD, the cast has even pulled a prank on him before.
When asked regarding the similarity of Kim Soo Hyun’s character Baek Seung Chang, Yoo Ho Jin says, “The clumsiness and the difficulty he has as an amateur PD is similar to how I was.”
“However, whenever I see his good-looking face, I thought he was very different to me, it made me feel a bit disheartened,” Yoo Ho Jin adds.
When the PD was asked if he applied to work in KBS because he has a crush on a senior, just like Baek Seung Chan, Yoo Ho Jin reveals while laughing, “No. I had to apply since I needed to earn a living.”