Since the news confirming the episode reduction of KBS2 Monday-Tuesday drama “Beautiful Mind,” fans of the drama have expressed their disappointment and even started a petition opposing the abridgment.
On July 26, PD (producing director) Ji Byung Hun shared a message to fans in light of the episode reduction. “The staff members all know that there are many viewers who treasure [this drama]. At least for their sake, we will stay strong.”
Ji Byung Hun continues, “Because the viewers’ response has been so warm, the staff and actors are filming earnestly.”
“The episode [count] is not what’s important. We will work to properly express the message that our drama is trying convey, so we ask for your love until the end.”
“Beautiful Mind” premiered on June 20 and will be wrapping up with its 14th episode on August 2. You can watch the latest episode of the drama on Viki below.