In a recent episode of the renowned variety show "Running Man," BTS's V, also known as Kim Taehyung, showcased his characteristic chivalry, leaving fans and fellow cast members in awe. The episode, filled with laughter and memorable moments, took an unexpected turn during a bonus clip that has since become the talk of the town.
The segment in question involved a penalty game where the losers faced the possibility of being splashed with cream. Among the participants, Jeon So Min stood out as the only female contestant. As preparations for the game were underway, V, ever the inquisitive one, sought clarity on the game's rules and objectives.
However, what transpired next was a testament to V's gentlemanly nature. Despite having secured immunity from the penalty, V voluntarily offered to take Jeon So Min's place. This selfless act not only surprised the cast but also garnered immense admiration. Jeon So Min, taken aback by the gesture, graciously stepped aside, allowing V to take her spot.
While V successfully evaded the cream splash, it was the underlying sentiment of his action that resonated deeply with fans and netizens. Online platforms were soon flooded with comments praising V's considerate behavior. One comment read, "Such a gentleman. I love him so much!" Another remarked, "How can someone be so kind-hearted and humble? Taehyung is truly one of a kind."
So Taehyung won 1st place and he was exempted from the penalty but he still offered to do the whipped cream punishment instead of Somin:
: I want to try it once, can i do it instead of somin noona?
: wow, taehyung is so cool
HE IS THE SWEETESTpic.twitter.com/zqBTAlwm9E — Carolyne ʲᵏ ʰᵒᵖᵉ ᵛᵉʳ () (@mhereonlyforbts) September 10, 2023
The incident was particularly poignant for fans familiar with Jeon So Min's frequent involvement in the show's penalties. Many expressed their delight in seeing someone extend such kindness towards her. A netizen commented, "It's refreshing to see So Min being treated with such consideration. Taehyung is truly amazing."
While some might interpret V's decision as a mere whim or a desire to participate in the game, the fact that he chose to stand in for So Min, rather than any of his male counterparts, speaks volumes about his character. It's no wonder that V's actions continue to solidify his reputation as a true gentleman in the world of entertainment.
In related news, BTS's V has been making headlines for other reasons as well. A teaser for his upcoming solo music video, "Slow Dancing," has ignited excitement among fans, further establishing his multifaceted presence in the global music scene.
In the ever-evolving world of K-pop, it's moments like these that remind fans of the genuine personalities behind the glitz and glamour. And as BTS continues its meteoric rise, members like V ensure that their journey is marked not just by musical milestones but also by moments of genuine human connection.