Kim Shin Young Addresses Having Lost Fame In Comedy After Wasting Weight

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SBS Comedy Show Addresses Blackface Controversy
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SBS Comedy Show Addresses Blackface Controversy

SBSs Comedy Hunter apologized for their recent blackface skit, where comedienne Hong Hyun Hee came out wearing black makeup and dreadlocks.

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Many viewers expressed their outrage over the sketch, criticizing the show for belittling African Americans. In response to the racist skit, Sam Hammington posted an angry message on his Facebook, saying, Hong Hyun Hee appeared in blackfaceits so pathetic! When will people ever stop these ridiculous acts? Is making fun of a race that hilarious? As someone who has done several comedy shows in the past, I am ashamed.

Stars Who Have Lost/Gained Weight for Their Characters
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Stars Who Have Lost/Gained Weight for Their Characters

When actors and actresses give their all to the role they chose, they will put literally everything into their work. Such time is put into the effort of being one with their character including research, practice, and even changing their appearance. Certain characters are portrayed as someone with few extra pounds such as our lovely Bok-joo from "Weighlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo", and some are portrayed as thin, sensitive person like the doctor in "Bluebeard". Therefore, the actor and actresses will go on a strict diet to either gain or lose weight according to it.

P.O, Kim Shin Young, and Hong Jin Young break a sweat in an aerobics class!
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P.O, Kim Shin Young, and Hong Jin Young break a sweat in an aerobics class!

On the May 5 broadcast of MBC's 'Insolent Housemates', current housemates Block B's P.O, Kim Shin Young, and Hong Jin Young attended an aerobics class to get some exercise!

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The class was full of women except for P.O, so in order to carry out a point move during a trot song, Kim Bum Ryong's "Wind Wind Wind", all the women sent their shots of love toward the only "oppa", aka P.O!

Comedians Voice Their Discontent As SBS Potentially Cancels Long-Running Comedy Show
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Comedians Voice Their Discontent As SBS Potentially Cancels Long-Running Comedy Show

A prominent SBS comedy program has announced its plans to terminate the show, potentially leaving behind rookie comedians who are already struggling to get in the spotlight.

The long-running SBS comedy program Comedy Hunter announced that its current season will end on May 31. The show runners emphasized that they do not plan on discontinuing the program, saying, We are planning a comedy program with a new format. The airing date and details of the upcoming season is to be determined.

Shin Dong Yup Reveals Why He Initially Turned Down Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend
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Shin Dong Yup Reveals Why He Initially Turned Down Immortal Songs: Singing The Legend

Shin Dong Yup, who is currently the main MC of Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend, confessed that he refused the role at first because of Infinite Challenge.

On April 17, Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend held a press conference to commemorate its upcoming 300th episode.

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Producing director Lee Tae Heon started out by saying he didnt feel any rivalry with the show Infinite Challenge, which has been airing in the same time slot as Immortal Songs: Singing the Legend. He revealed he was actually a longtime fan of Infinite Challenge so he was rather honored that his show was airing at the exact same time.