SBS confirmed that Gary is officially leaving the cast of the popular show “unning Man as of October 31st.
According to media reports, Gary has voiced his desire to leave the cast of Running Man since early this year. The staff and crew of Running Man, however, have persuaded him to stay on the show for a while longer.
Recently, he has voiced that he would like to step down from the show stating, “I want to study music more and invest more of my time into it,” and the producers of Running Man have decided to respect his wishes.
The producers have voiced their gratitude towards Gary saying, “We would like to sincerely thank Gary who has given it his all for Running Man as an original member for the last 7 years. We hope that he can provide good music to the public. We respect his wishes to focus on his life as a ‘musician’ rather than an ‘entertainer’.”
Gary will be filming his last episode of Running Man on October 31st.
Source: Sports Donga