KBS Drama “Be My Dream Family” To Go On Hiatus After Actor Tests Positive For COVID-19
KBS’s “Be My Dream Family” will be going on on a temporary hiatus due to a cast member testing positive for COVID-19.
On July 7, KBS officially announced that one of the child actors in “Be My Dream Family” had been diagnosed with COVID-19. According to the network, as soon as they learned the news, the production staff immediately shut down filming and tested the entire cast and crew for COVID-19.
Fortunately, the rest of the cast and crew tested negative for the virus, but those who came into close contact with the confirmed patient have since gone into self-quarantine as a precautionary measure.
As a result, “Be My Dream Family” will not be airing from July 19 to July 23, and it has not yet been decided when the show will return to air.
KBS’s full statement is as follows:
One of the actors appearing in KBS 1TV’s evening drama “Be My Dream Family” learned on the morning of July 6 that they had tested positive for COVID-19. The production staff immediately halted filming and had the entire cast and crew undergo testing for COVID-19, and everyone’s test results came back negative.
In keeping with the guidelines of health authorities, the actors who came into close contact with the confirmed patient are currently in self-quarantine. We are now proceeding with minimal outdoor filming. focusing on the actors who did not cross paths with the patient. As a result, “Be My Dream Family” will unavoidably not be airing from July 19 to July 23. Plans for future production and our broadcast schedule will be decided at a later date, after taking into the consideration the individual situations of the cast and crew.
We at KBS will do our utmost to ensure the safety of the cast and crew and to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Thank you.
We wish the young actor a speedy recovery.
Watch “Be My Dream Family” with subtitles below: