[방송]Yoo Jae-suk, Grand Prize at ‘MBC Entertainment Awards’… Highest instantaneous 9.7%, 1st in viewer ratings among the three entertainment awards

The ‘2021 MBC Entertainment Awards’, where broadcaster Yoo Jae-suk won the grand prize, took the first place in viewership ratings among demand programs. It ended with a splendid ending, capturing both viewer ratings and topicality.

According to Nielsen Korea, an audience rating research company on the 30th, the ‘2021 MBC Entertainment Awards’ (planned by Choi Yun-jeong/directed by Im Chan), which aired the day before, had an audience rating of 6.5% for the first part and 7.2% for the second part, taking the first place in the same time zone (2 It ranked first in viewership ratings among the entertainment awards of the three broadcasting companies and sub-standards). In addition, the 2049 viewer ratings, a major indicator of advertisers and a key indicator of channel competitiveness, showed 3.2% for the first part and 4.2% for the second part, taking the first place in the same time slot as well as the overall first place among all programs aired on Wednesday. At that moment, the highest viewership rating soared to 9.7%.

The record of the grand prize winner Yoo Jae-suk who wrote history once again drew a lot of attention. Yoo Jae-suk has won the ‘MBC Broadcasting Entertainment Grand Prize’ for two years in a row, and won the Grand Prize 8 times in MBC alone and 18 times in his personal career, setting a record for the most awards in history. The scene where Lee Hyori, who made a surprise scramble as a presenter, congratulates Yoo Jae-suk by holding the grand prize directly, drew attention.

Yoo Jae-suk led the popularity of ‘What do you do when you play?’ by creating the best content and expanding the sidekick without limits. He may not have been able to attend the awards ceremony due to the corona virus, but fortunately, he was happy to attend by announcing the news of his recovery. Yoo Jae-suk, speaking of the role of entertainers who bring laughter to viewers in the era of Corona, said, “I will make sure that I can provide laughter until the day my body runs out.”

PD Kim Tae-ho, who is leaving MBC at the end of this year, showed a touching image of mentioning each other with Yoo Jae-suk. Yoo Jae-seok and Kim Tae-ho PD were responsible for laughter on Saturday evenings together for 15 years, from ‘Infinite Challenge’ to ‘What do you do when you play?’ Producer Kim Tae-ho was saddened by the breakup and said, “I was able to endure and be strong because Mr. Yoo Jae-suk was with me. I respect you.” told

‘What do you do when you play?’ includes the ‘Entertainment Program of the Year Award’ and ‘Best Couple Award’ (Yoo Jae-seok, Lee Mi-joo, Haha), Best Female Award (Shin Bong-seon), Best Teamwork Award (MSG Wannabe), and Best Character Award. (Jung Jun-ha, Haha) and Best New Actress (Lee Mi-joo) took 10 crowns.

Shin Bong-sun and Lee Mi-joo were moved by tears, and Jung Jun-ha and Haha were moved by their heartfelt feelings when they returned to MBC after 4 years of ‘Infinite Challenge’. MSG Wannabe, who reunited after 5 months, made the awards ceremony a festival venue with a celebratory stage and strong teamwork.

The ‘2021 MBC Entertainment Awards’, which summarized MBC entertainment this year, caught both rabbits from viewer ratings to topicality, raising expectations for a new MBC entertainment show in 2022.

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