“Hangout With Yoo” Yoo Jae-seok played the role of the youngest among the “Jo Club” brothers.
In MBC’s entertainment show “Hangout with Yoo“, the deep friendship of Kim Yong-man, Ji Seok-jin, and Kim Soo-yong, who made the current national MC Yoo Jae-seok, leaves a deep impression and laughter for the audience. The legendary “Jo Club” talk, which does not leave the audio silent for even just 1 second, captivated viewers. Jung Joon-ha and Ha-ha also met with their bald seniors Koo Joon-yeop, Don Spike, and Harim to form a “Shaved Head Club,” giving unexpected fun.
According to Nielsen Korea, on Feb 27th, “Hangout with Yoo” reached 8.9% in the metropolitan area while the 20s-40s viewer rating, a key indicator of channel competitiveness, recorded 5.4% in the Seoul metropolitan area, ranking first among entertainment programs on Saturday. The highest rating minute was the scene where Yoo Jae-seok enjoyed eating seasoned ribs which were blocked by the “Jo Club” brothers, with ratings soaring to up to 11.3%.
The real brothers of entertainment, “Jo Club”, who have continued their friendship for 30 years, recalled their hard times that day and was lost in memories. Kim Yong-man talked about how he had pushed and taken care of Yoo Jae-seok, who had made a series of mistakes due to his stage fright. Kim Yong-man said, “We know that Jae-seok is funny, but I have seen him wandering because of trauma.” Yoo Jae-seok then said, “Thank you to the members. When I tried to quit this industry, they hold me back,” expressing his gratitude to the older brothers who took him around when he was a rookie.
The “Jo Club” brothers then began to tease Yoo Jae-seok by asking the youngest to run errands such as “Pour some water,” “Grill the meat,” and “Why don’t you set the utensils?”
In addition, Yoo Jae-seok burst into laughter when he found himself in his close brothers. He said after being scolded, saying “This is what I used to do to Se-ho,” and “Lee Kwang-soo and Cho Se-ho will laugh when they see this.” Kim Yong-man said, “Let’s meet them together sometime. That way, they will be able to relieve their feelings,” he said, booking a meeting with the younger brothers who were “harassed” by Yoo Jae-seok.
Ji Seok-jin then imagined the future “Jo Club” and said, “Let’s retire and get together later,” while Yoo Jae-seok promised, “I will set up a cafe when I retire.” In response, Kim Yong-man broke the touching mode and said, “Then give me your first franchise store,” making everyone laugh.
MBC’s “Hangout with Yoo“‘ airs every Saturday at 6:25 p.m.