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“Knowing Bros” Cast Confronts Criticism After Joking About TWICE, Viewers Debate “The Line”

In the most recent episode of Knowing Brosactress Chae Soo Bin and SHINee‘s Minho appeared as the cast of Netflix’s Okay-Drama The Fabulous and defined that their characters are two exes turned pals.

Actress Chae Soo Bin (left) with SHINee’s Minho (proper) on “Knowing Bros” | @jtbcbros/Instagram

Upon listening to the difficult background of the connection between the Okay-Drama leads, present hosts Lee Soo Geun doubted that exes can stay pals, whereas Lee Sang Min added, “It’s only possible in K-Dramas.”

Chae Soo Bin and Minho in “The Fabulous” | @NetflixKR/Twitter

Kang Ho Dong requested his fellow present hosts if friendships can emerge from previous relationships—to which Chae Soo Bin answered, “No.”


I don’t suppose it’s potential. For the connection to proceed after it has come to an finish, I feel it means one of many two folks concerned nonetheless has emotions left. It’s the identical for our characters within the present. One of us nonetheless has emotions.

— Chae Soo Bin

When it grew to become Heechul‘s turn to answer, the Super Junior member tried to skip the question, insisting that Seo Jang Hoon‘s answer would be more interesting given Kim’s previous. Then, Lee Soo Geun playfully snapped at Heechul—complaining {that a} sure “group” can not seem on Knowing Bros due to Heechul.


Heechul: I’m not the principle character of that Okay-Drama right here. I’m like a facet character, in comparison with [Seo Jang Hoon].

Lee Soo Geun: But you’re the rationale that group can’t come again to our present.

Lee Soo Geun: You don’t know how a lot we miss them!

Lee Soo Geun: Come on, man! We miss them a lot!

Kang Ho Dong: What?!

Lee Soo Geun: WHAT!!!

Though no names had been named, viewers may simply inform Lee Soo Geun was hinting at Heechul’s earlier relationship with TWICE‘s Momo having ended. Comedian Lee Jin Ho added, “There could be other [girl group members who can’t seem on the present]” as a result of the connection was by no means made public.


While Heechul laughed the scenario off, viewers flooded to on-line communities to debate whether or not the entire dialog had been problematic or not. Some praised the “brave” feedback made by the hosts, whereas others criticized them for being out of line and disrespectful to the particular person(s) concerned.

| theqoo

  • “Wow… Cut it out already.”
  • “Where are their manners toward Momo? I feel terrible for the fans.”
  • “This show is constantly under fire for being rude.”
  • “I was watching this on air because of my bias, but the whole episode crossed the line.”
  • “Heechul reacting like that toward the other show hosts’ comments… Same old.”
  • “This is exactly why I don’t like ‘Knowing Bros.’ It’s f*cking dumb. When will they learn?”
  • “No respect for Momo at all…”
  • “It’s getting really old. So disrespectful. Like sirs, we’re nearing 2023.”
  • “Cheap laughs, really.”
  • “I stopped watching because of sh*t like this…”
  • “Literally what do they want? Is this considered comedy these days?”
  • “It’s better [for TWICE] to stay far from ‘Knowing Bros,’ though.”

This shouldn’t be the primary time Knowing Bros was deemed problematic for alleged “rudeness” in comedic feedback made on set. In a earlier episode, Lee Soo Geun made “insulting remarks” towards visitor DinDin and confronted criticism.

“Knowing Bros” Cast Under Fire For Making Insulting Remarks Against DinDin

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Source: Star News and theqoo



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