The winners for the 12th Annual Soompi Awards were announced yesterday, which received nearly 100 million votes from 139 countries. This is the second year “Running Man” has won in the Best Variety Show category, following its win in 2015.
The producing-director (PD) of “Running Man,” Lee Hwan Jin, commented on the win, “We truly want to thank all the fans of ‘Running Man’ around the world for the love they have given the show last year. We will do our best to continue to bring joy to fans this year.”
The staff of “Running Man” also posted their thanks on the show’s official Instagram account, saying in Korean, “‘Running Man’ has been awarded as Korea’s Best Variety Show at the Soompi Awards for two years in a row since 2015. We thank fans around the world for their love and support of ‘Running Man’.”
????????♀️???? [2016 숨피어워즈 '최우수 예능 프로그램' 상 수상] 런닝맨이 2016 숨피어워즈 '최우수 예능 프로그램상'을 수상하며 2015년에 이어서 2년 연속 대한민국 최고의 예능 프로그램으로 선정되었습니다. 런닝맨을 사랑해주시고 지지해주신 전세계 런닝맨 팬 여러분 고맙습니다. ????????♀️???? ['Best Variety Show' of 2016 Soompi Awards] 'Best Variety Show' of 2016 Soompi Awards goes to RunningMan. RM becomes the Best Korean variety show again since 2015. Thank all of RM fans in the world so much for your love and support on RM. ••• #RunningMan #RM #SoompiAwards #ThankYou #런닝맨 #고맙습니다 •••
“Running Man” is SBS’s long-running Sunday primetime variety show that has found huge popularity internationally with its tight-knit, energetic cast (Yoo Jae Suk, Ji Suk Jin, Kim Jong Kook, Haha, Song Ji Hyo, and Lee Kwang Soo) and diversified episode formats and guests.