Sam Okyere will be joining the cast of “Real Men” as the new foreigner representative after the departure of Australian-born Sam Hammington from the show.
MBC’s variety show “Real Men” is in the position of the having to replace the original members Kim Soo Ro, Seo Kyung Suk, and Sam Hammington after they were discharged from the military.
According to “Real Men” staff on January 23, Sam Okyere, who is from Ghana, received the offer to appear on “Real Men” as permanent cast, and he decided to take the offer. Furthermore, Han Sang Jin is in talks for joining the cast as well.
Sam Okyere was deemed to be perfect for some new perspective as a foreigner on “Real Men” as he speaks fluent Korean, as well as having body figure that is quite unlike Sam Hammington’s. He is also gaining attention since he has proven his variety skills on the show “Abnormal Summit.”
Meanwhile, “Real Men” is now airing its Female Soldier Special with eight women: Kim Ji Yong, Lee Ji Ae, Park Ha Sun, Kang Ye Won, Lee Da hee, Ahn Young Mi, Yoon Bomi and Amber.