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Jung Hyung Don To Return To MBC For The First Time Since Leaving Infinite Challenge With New Pilot
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Jung Hyung Don To Return To MBC For The First Time Since Leaving Infinite Challenge With New Pilot

Comedian Jung Hyung Don will be the MC for MBCs upcoming two-episode pilot show Sherlocks Room (working title).

A source of MBC confirmed the news on June 16, and explained The show is mainly about solving crime. The source also revealed that the show will have Jung Hyung Don as the sole, exclusive MC with guests.

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This is Jung Hyung Dons first time returning to MBC since leaving Infinite Challenge in November 2015. Jung Hyung Don left the entertainment industry temporarily at the time due to panic disorder, and returned to TV last October through MBC Every1s Weekly Idol.

Infinite Challenge Is The Most Loved TV Show By Koreans
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Infinite Challenge Is The Most Loved TV Show By Koreans

Infinite Challenge won first place as the most loved TV program in Korea.

On May 23, Gallup Korea announced that the first place for 2017 Mays Most Loved TV Program By Koreans is MBCs Infinite Challenge, which scored a preference rating of 9.9%. Gallup Korea has been providing real life TV program popularity measures in Korea since 2013.

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From January 28, Infinite Challenge took a seven week hiatus to revamp the program. Despite the long break, the show maintained its position as the longest running No.1 variety show in Korea during its leave.

Kim Soo Hyun To Show Off His Bowling Skills On Infinite Challenge
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Kim Soo Hyun To Show Off His Bowling Skills On Infinite Challenge

Kim Soo Hyun has kept his promise to appear on Infinite Challenge for a bowling match!

The actor has reportedly battled it out with the cast members of Infinite Challenge, bowling into the wee hours of the night.

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Previously, Kim Soo Hyun participated in a professional bowling selection match and even made it to the second round of preliminaries. This will be his first time revealing his bowling skills on a television program.

Jung Hyung Don to return to MBC with new show
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Jung Hyung Don to return to MBC with new show

Jung Hyung Don will be making his return to MBCafter a year and 8 months.

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On June 16, an insider revealed Jung Hyung Don has been cast as the host of an upcoming crime variety show that's expected to air mid-July. This show marks his return to MBC after leaving 'Infinity Challenge' due to an anxiety disorder almost 2 years ago.

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Super Junior's Leeteuk, AOA's Jimin, Jung Hyung Don confirmed for new variety show 'Sherlock's Room'
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Super Junior's Leeteuk, AOA's Jimin, Jung Hyung Don confirmed for new variety show 'Sherlock's Room'

MBC's new time traveling/crime-mystery pilot 'Sherlock's Room' has been scheduled to air on July 3.

According to MBC, 'Sherlock's Room' is "a mystery program a lot more thrilling than the usual crime storytelling and more real and dramatic than CSI, allowing for a scientifically-based, suspense-filled show."

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Comedian Jung Hyung Don and Jo Woo Jong will be appearing on the show.  In addition to Super Junior's Leeteuk, AOA's Jimin, rapper DinDin and more will take on the new series as well.