KBS 2TV‘s drama series Producer has announced the appointment of a new director starting this week’s third episode.
Beginning May 22nd’s episode, PD Pyo Min Soo will be in charge of directing. Although they pioneered a documentary-variety genre drama for the first time in Korea, they have decided to strengthen the mellow aspect of the plot instead.
Previously, director Yoon Sung Han and PD Seo Soo Min collaborated on directing the first two episodes of the drama. However, with the change in the drama’s direction, they have appointed PD Pyo Min Soo to collaborate with PD Seo Soo Min.
According to an insider, “Some pointed out that episodes 1 and 2 lacked mellow aspect, so starting episode 3, viewers will be able to see Kim Soo Hyun‘s affection for Gong Hyo Jin and IU‘s affection for Kim Soo Hyun.”
Netizens have commented, “They had to change the director for sure,” “Yeah, I couldn’t concentrate that much,” “They’ve casted top actors, but the directors…?” “I’m looking forward,” and many more opinions on the incident have been shared. T
he highly anticipated drama Producer finally held its premiere on May 15th, topping with 11% in ratings. Starring lead members Cha Tae Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin, Kim Soo Hyun, and IU, the drama airs every Friday and Saturday at 9:15 PM (KST).