Running Man

Running Man

Other name: 런닝맨

Channel: SBS

Status: Ongoing

Released: 2010

Plot Summary:

Running Man (Korean: ???) is a South Korean variety show; a part of SBS’s Good Sunday lineup, along with K-pop Star (K? ??). It was first aired on July 11, 2010. This show is classified as an “urban action variety”; a never-before-seen new genre of variety shows. The MCs and guests complete missions in a landmark to win the race. It has garnered attention as being the come-back program for Yu Jae-suk, the main MC of the program, after leaving Good Sunday’s Family Outing in February 2010.

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  • Running Man Episode 286

    A diamond has disappeared from a mysterious mountain cabin. Traces have been left on the scene. What is the truth behind the disappearance of the diamond?

  • Running Man Episode 283

    During the past five years, annually, soccer player Park Ji Sung will come back to Running Man family in special episode. This episode is about Park Ji Sung and Running Man in Sang Hai.

  • Running Man Episode 282

    Running Man episode 282 is titled “A Tale in Winter”. Throughout the broadcast, Yoon Hwa becomes the narrator of a fairy tale, while the members and guests have the act according to the plot.

  • Running Man Episode 281

    It’s sound like the cosplay episode of TV series “The Heir” 2 years ago. However, RM team will never make us stop surprised and feeling joyful. We will experience the saboteur Mr.Yoo versus bad luck icon Mr. Ji, unexpected element Mr. Squid, and charming and skillful MC. Lim Ji Yeon as today special guest.

  • Running Man Episode 280

    This episode is about the power of netizen in order to celebrate the New Year Eve. We also experience the famous level of our cast , how they are being cared by Running Man fan. For illustration, there are many game for our cast, where every single over of them will depend on the comments they got from fan, with the help of internet competency in Seul.

  • Running Man Episode 279

    I have to admit that I love Running Man so much. Not only because the minute of entertainment they make but also the meaning of every each episode have they brought to us. The five years relationship of Running Man members and producer team is undeniable.

  • Running Man Episode 278

    Old and new will collide in this year’s two-part Christmas special with a X-man meets Running Man mash-up. Legendary variety personas will return to relive past memories, and fresh faces will seek to make new ones. Nearly a decade since the show’s heyday, the best parts of old-school variety will be tested with a new mix of people. The competition is fierce, the one-liners are cutthroat, and some buried feelings finally come to light.

  • Running Man Episode 277

    The episode begins with a news segment. The anchors talk about the recent rumours that are spreading on SNS about a research centre that has a zombie virus outbreak. As the rumours intensify, the government decides to seek confirmation on this matter. Eventually, they request help from the Running Man team.

  • Running Man Episode 276

    In Running Man episode 276, Gary first arrives on site an hour earlier than the rest of the members. Then, he gets locked up in a container and is taken to a new location. Soon, the other members, split into two teams, gather up to receive instructions on how to rescue Gary. Jae Suk, Ha Ha, and Ji Hyo form one team, with the other people forming the other team.

  • Running Man Episode 274

    Being close to your partner is one thing, but getting chained to them all day is another.

  • Running Man Episode 273

    Our cast is put up to a new kind of challenge this week: a live audience.

  • Review: Running Man Episode 272

    Honestly, I am always impressed with the capacity of Running Man editing team, they always make it becomes monumental and impressive as the best they can. This episode is the continuing of series 100 vs 100. That means 100 athletes in variety sport such as taekwondo, judo, and boxing and 100 comedians who is guests of our running man.

  • Running Man Episode 271

    If you thought fourteen guests was a crowd, make room for a 100 vs. 100 battle. Prepare yourselves for stuntmen, pro wrestlers, judo athletes, more wrestlers, and a taekwondo team to take on our cast, who will need to call upon a bunch of celebrities to help them win the most epic nametag ripping mission you can imagine.

  • Running Man Episode 270

    Our cast is thrown for a loop this week when they find themselves tangled up in a game of someone else’s making. Every room in this place holds unique surprises and mysteries, some of which will leave them baffled while others will make them want to pull their hair out in frustration.

  • Running Man: Episode 269

    It’s a nostalgia-centered theme this week as our cast brings in some of their most precious belongings and travels to various establishments that have been around for decades, some nearly a century.

  • Running Man: Episode 268

    Our cast will return to school this week to get to know their deskmates with whom they’ll eat lunch, play games, and try to prevent one another from winning.

  • Running Man: Episode 267

    This week’s episode will test teamwork, trust, and telepathy among our cast members as their busy lives are put on pause for the next 24 hours.

  • Running Man: Episode 266

    If you’ve missed the trademark qualities of Running Man that made this show shine, I’m happy to report that this year’s Chuseok special puts the last few weeks to shame.

  • Running Man Episode 265

    When our cast travels to a far-off island this week, they’ll be faced with great challenges of rediscovering their name, measuring their knowledge of their survival skills, and trying to get off the island before the next guy. It’s each man and woman for themselves, including our brainy guests who will need much more than their booksmarts. Will they make it off the deserted island in time or spend the night with only their thoughts to occupy them?

  • Running Man Episode 264

    Our detectives are on the case this week, collecting clues in order to find Client X. While running around the city may be a joyous adventure, it also brings back childhood memories for one of our guests. They’ll need to use their brains to figure out the rules of the game, and work together to find the person who put them on the case in the first place.

  • Running Man Episode 263

    Enjoying life can be difficult when every day requires a careful balancing act between work and play. This week, our cast will channel their youthful sides, taking up part-time jobs and enlisting the help of college students to celebrate the joys and hardships of being young. You only get one shot at life, so it’s time to seize the day and make the most of it.

  • Running Man Episode 262

    This week, it’s a food lovers’ paradise where our cast will eat their way through Seoul following the recommendations of their taxi drivers. Get ready for an all-day adventure that requires speed, luck, and most importantly, an empty stomach because today’s teams will get to eat to their hearts’ content. While the idea of tasting all this food seems delish, all this eating comes at a literal cost, ’cause by the day’s end, one person will end up picking up the check.

  • Running Man Episode 261

    Nothing like chills and thrills to cool you off in the summer as we jump back in for Part 2 of this five-year celebration. The music theme flows into the second half of this episode because that eerie piano melody playing in the distance is guaranteed to make anyone’s hair stand on end.

  • Running Man: Episode 260

    Not many variety shows nowadays can say that they’ve been on the air for five years, and to celebrate Running Man brings back the singers who pulled in huge numbers in album sales, even way back when in their heyday.

  • Running Man: Episode 259

    Our cast will stop at nothing this week to grab the three open spots for the Running Man Production’s latest drama.

  • Running Man: Episode 258

    Now this feels more like the Running Man style we’ve come to love. It’s Mafia vs. Cops this week as our teams try to decipher clues that can help recover their memories and track down their own identities.

  • Running Man: Episode 257

    It’s that time of the year where the strong will go up against the strongest in a game of mastery.

  • Running Man: Episode 256

    Why I’d be that happy too if I knew that 2PM was coming over to my house. One fan gets a special treat this week by inviting our cast and guests into their home.

  • Running Man: Episode 255

    Time to beat the summer heat this week with refreshing games and even more refreshing guests. History will repeat itself in a few games and love will abound in this episode.

  • Running Man: Episode 254

    You are cordially invited to play the Running Man Game this week, as our cast members play alongside Girls’ Generation to try and escape the Game World.

  • Running Man: Episode 253

    It’s a water-themed episode this week where our couples will try and cool off from the summer heat. Melting their icy hearts will turn out to be a bigger challenge than any of them could have imagined, but these guys will practically do anything to get to the center and retrieve the key that will ensure them a win.

  • Running Man Episode 252

    It’s time to go back to school in a card battle between the jocks and music students to see who’s the bigger bluffer. A few of the hiphop artists who give badass performances on stage turn out to be quieter than you might expect despite laughing and playing alongside our cast members. But then again, appearing on variety is no easy endeavor, and they’ll all have to use their noggins to try and outsmart the other team.

  • Running Man Episode 251

    Tensions will run high this week, where all kinds of partnerships will be formed whether one likes it or not. The competition will be fierce between onscreen versus real-life couples, but the laughs will keep on coming. They say all’s fair in love and war, and our teams will battle it out to come out on top and show us what it takes to become the best team out there.

  • Running Man Episode 250

    Who better is there to come and play this week on Running Man’s 250th episode than BIGBANG. These Roman gladiators will face off Joseon-era merchants in a race to return to their respective timelines. It’s time to shed the pristine idol image (and maybe even some layers) to give us an uproariously hilarious episode this week. Only one team will make it back—who will it be?

  • Running Man Episode 249

    You’d better eat a full meal before you watch this week’s Running Man episode, because I can say with confidence that the food here will make you salivate. It’s a jjajangmyun-centered mission where the focus is on eating, and trust me—there’s lots and lots of eating that goes on here.

  • Running Man: Episode 69

    Wait, what was that noise? It can’t be… ? The Hunter is back, and this time he’s got one target: the Grasshopper.

  • Running Man: Episode 68

    Somewhere in Songdo, two spies walk in to receive their mission… Suk-jin and Kwang-soo?

  • Running Man: Episode 67

    What do you get when you mix in two Ji-hyos and two Jong-kooks in one episode? Easy – an overdose of Aces, an overflow of brawn and plenty of action! Be wary of who you root for today because things can always take a turn for the worst.

  • Running Man: Episode 66

    That’s right – this is the episode you’ve all been waiting for. It’s Flower Boy Joong-ki‘s epic appearance on Running Man!!

  • Running Man: Episode 65

    Your heart’s going to race for the entire duration of this week’s episode, that is, when you’re not already dying of laughter. The Mission Team is outnumbered, the clues are tough and the chasers continue to fall one step short.

  • Running Man: Episode 64

    The clock rolls back to the previous night after the Couples Race and it’s dinnertime, Running Man style. For this mission, each team must buy ingredients and cook up their dishes within a one-hour time limit.

  • Running Man: Episode 63

    It’s the highly anticipated Girls Generation Special in this episode. With one lady out, why not bring in six to replace her absence this week?

  • Running Man: Episode 62

    Sssshhhheeeee’s baaaccck! Ace Ji-hyo‘s back to bring the heat in Beijing Race Part 2! This time, Ji-hyo’s got someone on the inside working for her.

  • Running Man: Episode 61

    Another international trip for our Running Man Cast? Count me in! This time we’re headed to Beijing to handle a different kind of beast: the Great Wall of China.

  • Running Man: Episode 60

    You know what they say – be careful of what you wish for. We’re in for a treat for Chuseok and Gary’s wish to become a spy has finally come true.

  • Running Man: Episode 59

    Yo yo yo – it’s time to represent, Running Man! Try to spit your best verses and don’t forget the swagger and slang. But watch your backs, Running Man – there are spies afoot!

  • Running Man: Episode 58

    Last week’s episode was all about brawn and this week is all about brain. It’s a battle of wits where the stakes are high. Who will be the ultimate victor?

  • Running Man: Episode 57

    It’s never too late to take a summer vay-cay and our cast is in Jeju Island for a well-deserved break. Wait a second…a break for Running Man?

  • Running Man: Episode 56

    Gone are the girl group idols – they’ve been replaced/transformed/hi-jacked/dragged away. We find out what exactly happened to cause this radical change and see how the boys react to the new and improved versions!

  • Running Man: Episode 55

    The boys’ hearts are aflutter this episode with not just two but FOUR female guests to leave their cheeks rosy. It’s a throwback episode to high school and the air is thick with nostalgia from the games to the food.

  • Running Man: Episode 54

    We’re in for a whole new ride with today’s theme: Protect the Boss – Last Team Standing. It’s an episode of adventure for some, horror for others, and still yet, some cast members are near non-existent in this episode. Who do you think the bosses are? Guess wisely though, because things are not always as they appear…

  • Running Man: Episode 53

    This is the episode where Choi Min-soo’s dramatic image crumbles to reveal a more humorous face. It’s another race around Kyungjoo as the cast collects suitcases that contain their nametags. It’s action, it’s romance, it’s comedy…!! Ah, I can’t tell what genre it is anymore…

  • Running Man: Episode 52

    Watch your backs Running Men – someone’s hot on your trail. It’s the Hunter vs. the Hunted and the cast is picked off one by one. Who is this mysterious hunter and what does he want with the Running Men? Who will be the victor of this epic battle of agility, speed, and wit?

  • Running Man: Episode 51

    We’re back for another day of adventure in Bangkok. The money’s been swiped and it’s up to the Running Men to chase down the thief. This episode has so many twists and turns it’s hard for me to wrap my head around it! Tensions run high and it’s anyone’s game. The chase is on!

  • Running Man: Episode 50

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  • Gary said that there is no people acting for such a long time only because of money

    When asked what Song Ji Hyo means to him, he said, “She is a good colleague. Some people think that we are in a business relationship. Some people say that we pretend to be a couple in order to earn money. I can understand that, but at the same time, some people like to see us flirt.”

  • Kim Jong Kook And Lee Kwang Soo Look Cute Together

    The popular SBS entertainment program 'Running Man' members Kim Jong Kook and Lee Kwang Soo looked cute together in their latest selfie. Kim Jong Kook posted on his Instagram a selfie with Lee Kwang Soo from the filming set of 'Running Man.'

  • Song Joong Ki And Song Ji Hyo Share A Hug In Running Man

    The popular SBS entertainment program 'Running Man' member Song Ji Hyo and former member Song Joong Ki hugged each other.

  • Song Ji Hyo And Gary Have The Top Portal On China's Sina

    Song Ji Hyo and Gary are the subjects of the largest portal on China's Sina. The "Running Man" stars, who are known as the Monday Couple, were featured on the main page of Sina, due to the popularity of their portal.

  • Top fourteen favorite Korean celebrity couples

    Love is truly in the air — and what better way to celebrate the month of love than to get inspiration from our K-pop couples! Their sweet stories of support and love are definitely relationship goals.