Episode 3 of tvN’s “Hwayugi,” starring Lee Seung Gi, Oh Yeon Seo, and Cha Seung Won, has been delayed to next week. Originally scheduled to air tomorrow, episode 3 will now be airing on January 6, followed by episode 4 on January 7.
Here is the full statement from “Hwayugi” regarding the delay:
“In order to carry out thorough inspection of our set, we’ve decided to postpone episode 3 of ‘Hwayugi,’ which was originally to air on December 30, one week.
“We bow our heads in apology to all of our viewers for causing concern, regardless of the reasons behind the December 24 broadcast issues and the accident that befell our staff member.
“Currently, in order to improve the production environment on the ‘Hwayugi’ set, we have reinforced the staff with additional personnel, and through additional safety inspections, we are improving filming and working conditions for our staff, as well as reworking our production schedule.
“We ask for your kind understanding and consideration, as this is all part of the process to prevent any further accidents and to facilitate the production process.
“Once again, we apologize to everyone who has shown an interest in ‘Hwayugi,’ and after thorough inspection and improvements, we will return with a high quality program.”
“Hwayugi” airs on Saturdays and Sundays at 9 p.m. KST. The drama will resume with episode 3 airing on January 6.