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Korea’s ‘Delicious Guys’ savor Saipan shoot

(MVA) — Upcoming episodes of Korea’s Comedy TV’s “Delicious Guys” will feature four celebrities sampling different cuisine at various Saipan restaurants.

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Korea Comedy TV’s “Delicious Guys” films at Surf Club in Saipan on Sept. 28, 2017. Korea Comedy TV’s “Delicious Guys” is served by Gloria Hunter, at The Shack in Saipan on Sept. 29, 2017.
Korea Comedy TV’s “Delicious Guys” films at IHOP in Saipan on Sept. 29, 2017. Talent and production crew of Korea Comedy TV’s “Delicious Guys” visits Surf Club in Saipan on Sept. 28, 2017.  MVA photos
The Saipan episodes will air on three consecutive Fridays beginning on Oct. 20, 2017.

Celebrity hosts Minsang Yoo, Junhyun Kim, Seyoon Moon, and Minkyung Kim and 32 Comedy TV production crew members were in Saipan from Sept. 26 to Oct. 1, 2017, an a familiarization or fam tour organized by the Marianas Visitors Authority.

“The celebrities — and in fact, the whole TV production crew — were excited to have the opportunity to learn about Chamorro and Carolinian hospitality and culture,” said MVA Managing Director Christopher A. Concepcion. “Several of them expressed the desire to return with family or loved ones and to visit Tinian and Rota, as well.”

Dining venues visited included the Garapan Street Market, Fiesta Resort & Spa’s Joyful Dinner Show, The Shack, Surf Club, Namdaemun, Oleai Beach Bar & Grill, IHOP and Kensington Hotel Saipan’s East Moon restaurant.   Although the show’s main theme is food,

“Delicious Guys” will also promote and highlight the Marianas as the perfect destination for family and leisure lovers.

The program will be released on its Comedy TV, as well as on its various social media channels including Facebook, YouTube, Naver TV Cast (the Korean version of YouTube), Instagram and Twitter. The estimated ad value for the Marianas is $314,000.

The filming was further supported by Fiesta Resort and Kanoa Resort Saipan for accommodations and Jeju Air for airfare.