The South Korean road-variety television series, ‘2 Days & 1 Night’, is one of the two segments of the popular show on KBS2, titled, ‘Happy Sunday’. The show aims at suggesting good location names with an amazing view, for people to visit in South Korea. The show is currently running its 4th season but it shouldn’t harm to go through the details of the 5th season for those who are eager to know. Here is an article that talks about the update of the fifth season of 2 Days & 1 Night, its cast and plot. The show has been rewarded with a number of KBS Entertainment Awards and a few other awards.
The show has been executive produced by Bak Jung-min, Seo Su-min and by Lee Hwang-sun who is serving as the present executive producer of the show. Produced by Kwon Jae-young, under the production house of Koen Media Corporation and Vision Productions, the series has been distributed by KBS World and Channel M, while the cinematography and the creative direction has been done by Kang Chan-hee; and KBS Art Vision and Digital Arts Center for Visual Arts respectively.
2 Days & 1 Night Season 5 Cast and Crew Details
The current season of the show stars Kim Jong-min, Moon Se-yoon, DinDin, Yeon Jung-hoon, Kim Seon-ho, and Ravi (VIXX). The first 232 episodes of the show were written by Lee Woo-jung, along with Choi Jae-yeong from episodes 1 to 287, while Lee Sak-yeong has written episodes starting from 288 – 321, Ji Hyeon-suk from episodes 322 – 411, Jeong Seon-yeong from episodes 412 – 494 and Ji Hyeon-suk from episodes 495 – 578.
The first 232 episodes were directed by Na Young-seok, while episodes from 233 – 287 have been directed by Choi Jae-hyung, episodes from 288 – 321 have been directed by Lee Sae-hee, episodes from 322 – 447 have been directed by Yu Ho-jin, episodes from 322 – 447 have been directed by Yoo Il-yong, directed by Yu Ho-jin, episodes from 569 – 578 have been directed by Kim Seong and the episodes from 579 – present have been directed by Bang Geul-yi.
2 Days & 1 Night Season 5 update
There is no actual prediction as to when will the fifth season of the show air, since the fourth season has only released 21 episodes till now and it will take quite a lot of time to complete the broadcast of such a show with each season having such a long run. The first season of the show premiered on May 23, 2010, and had a total of 232 episodes that aired till February 25, 2012, while the second season, with 89 episodes in all, started airing from March 4, 2012. The third season had begun to broadcast from December 22, 2013, with 257 episodes, while the fourth and the latest season hit the television screens on December 8, 2019, and has aired 21 episodes till now.
2 Days & 1 Night Season 5 Official Trailer
So basically the show doesn’t follow the format of giving us a trailer. Instead, here is a promotional video clip of the ongoing season.
The show airs every Sunday on KBS2 at 6:25 pm KST in Korea. You can also catch up with the missed episodes on the official YouTube channel of KBS World along with the English subtitles.
2 Days & 1 Night Plot
Although the show has gone through multiple changes since it first came out, the theme of 1 Night 2 Days has remained the same. The members of the cast in several seasons take various journeys, tripping throughout the county, South Korea, along with numerous offshore islands. Besides this, the members of the show also have to complete missions before a certain mealtime so as to escape the punishments like going into the water, and earn rewards of the day— like the famous food of the region where they visit. The show also invites certain guests on their own, or if a member needs them, in a particular episode.