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Lee Seung Gi Teams Up With Cha Tae Hyun For tvN’s “Hometown Flex”

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Known for their versatility and wide talent range, Lee Seung Gi and Cha Tae Hyun venture on tvN’s newest entertainment show

Hometown Flex takes the concept of how people raised in Seoul acquaint themselves in the hometown of the projected guests for the show. Cha Tae Hyun and Lee Seung Gi will visit the hometown of the invited guest to experience the daily life as a villager.

This marks Cha’s return to variety show landscape. Additionally, Seoul Villager reunites him to PD Yoo Ho Jin, with whom he worked before for 2 Days 1 Night and Where on Earth?. He currently stars in OCN’s Team Bulldog: Off-Duty Investigation.

Meanwhile, Lee Seung Gi is currently a regular mainstay of SBS show All the Butlers. Interestingly, both actors had been members of 2 Days 1 Night before.

Lee, who has been proving his all-rounder presence, and Cha’s a friendly and pleasant charm, are expected to take responsibility for viewers’ laughter.

PD Yoo promises to present the charms of the regions they will visit in the eyes of local Seoul people.

He said, “This time, it seems that Lee’s influence has given me great strength. I will show you the charm of Lee Seung Gi and Cha Tae Hyun that you have never seen before.”

In related news, tvN has confirmed the first guests of the show which marked Busan as its first destination. Jang Hyuk, Lee Si Eon and rapper Simon Dominic will join Hometown Flex’s member duo.

Hometown Flex is a season-based production, and Season 1 is scheduled for 12 episodes.

Sources: xportsnews | sportsdonga

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