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'Weekly Idol' celebrates 300th episode as Jung Hyung Don and Defconn swap MC roles with guests
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'Weekly Idol' celebrates 300th episode as Jung Hyung Don and Defconn swap MC roles with guests

The April 26 installment of MBC Every1's variety show 'Weekly Idol' celebrated its 300th episode. There was a role-reversal as Super Junior member Heechul, EXID's Hani, G-Friend's SinB and BTOB's Ilhoon were the MCs and Jung Hyung Don and Defconn acting as the guests.

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Not used to the role change, the idol stars struggled to lead the show as they literally read word-for-word off the script making "guests" Jung Hyung Don and Defconn laugh.  

Yang Hyun Suk Has Cheeky Response To Jung Hyung Don And Defconns Dinner Invite On Weekly Idol
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Yang Hyun Suk Has Cheeky Response To Jung Hyung Don And Defconns Dinner Invite On Weekly Idol

YG Entertainments Yang Hyun Suk had quite the interesting offer for Jung Hyung Don and Defconn.

The episode of MBC Every1s Weekly Idol that aired on May 3 featured a guest appearance by WINNER.

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Ahead of the Doni and Conis Call Center Call Call Call segment, WINNER received a text message from Yang Hyun Suk. They had informed him that they were filming Weekly Idol, and he had replied, Ill be sure to check it once it airs.

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.

Jung Hyung Don sheds tears during 'Weekly Idol' after watching Yoon Jong Shin's performance
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Jung Hyung Don sheds tears during 'Weekly Idol' after watching Yoon Jong Shin's performance

MC Doni of 'Weekly Idol' teared up after watching Yoon Jong Shin's performance. 

The July 12 episode of the idol show featured Yoon Jong Shin and his ''slaves'' or artists under his label. 

During the talk, Jung Hyung Don revealed that he was a huge fan of Yoon Jong Shin's songs. He reminisced the old days and said, "There's a song titled 'Girl on the Second Floor'. I really loved that song."

He then requested Yoon Jong Shin to sing the song live at the studio. Yoon Jong Shin happily accepted his request and sang for the MC. 

Kim Yuna Renders Yang Se Hyung Starstruck With Her Long-Awaited Appearance On Infinite Challenge
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Kim Yuna Renders Yang Se Hyung Starstruck With Her Long-Awaited Appearance On Infinite Challenge

As Park Bo Gum tried his hand at various winter sports for the Pyeongchang 2018 special of Infinite Challenge, his fellow Coca-Cola sponsor for the event, Kim Yuna, made everyone starstruck with her first appearance on the show in eight years.

At the end of the April 22 episode, Kim Yuna appeared in the studio with Yoo Jae Suk and Yang Se Hyung. This being the first time Yang Se Hyung has ever met her in person, he said in awe, Amazing.

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