Actor Kim Woo Bin (24), who has become a rising star for his character Park Heung Soo in KBS 2’s School 2013, has revealed his wish to be in the regular cast of SBS’s Running Man. On February 13, he was interviewed by TV Report at the Café Bene in Apgujeong-dong. He said, “I’m in love with variety programs. When I’m resting at home or getting ready to go out, I always watch them. My favorite shows are Infinite Challenge, Hello, and Running Man.”
When the reporter told Kim that it was interesting to find him in love with Hello, Kim said, “I’ve known Shin Dong Yeob, who hosts the show, for a while because we were in a sitcom together. Also, hearing people’s genuine concerns keeps me very interested. I never miss an episode.”
When asked if there was any variety show he wanted to appear on, Kim said, “As long as my schedule allowed, I’d love to appear on any of them. I’d really love to appear on Running Man as a regular cast member. I have an outgoing personality and believe it would go well with the program. I promise to do well if I become a part of it.”
Kim Woo Bin first debuted as a model and got his first job as an actor in KBS 2’s White Christmas in 2011. His acting career continued in KBS 2’s Cupid Factory, SBS’s Gentlemen’s Dignity, and School 20013.Already, before reaching his second year as an actor, he has risen as a hot rookie.
Kim concluded, “This sudden attention still leaves me startled, but I’ll give my best to live up to people’s expectations.”