After much speculation, Running Man member Ji Suk Jin is confirmed to have signed an exclusive contract with FNC Entertainment.
In a press release released by FNC Entertainment on September 1st, it was confirmed that Ji Suk Jin signed a contract with the agency, joining fellow comedians Yoo Jae Suk and Jung Hyung Don. According to the agency, they plan to manage Ji Suk Jin’s solid image in the Asian market and will continue to support his activities both locally and overseas.
Ji Suk Jin started in the industry after debuting as singer in 1992 and gained popularity for his roles in various entertainment programs. However, in recent years, he has received a massive following for his role on Running Man and has toured with the cast members for a series of fan meetings across Asia.
Meanwhile, FNC Entertainment has started to sign a number of comedians to their growing list of celebrities including Yoo Jae Suk, Jung Hyung Don, Lee Guk Joo, Noh Hong Chul, and more.