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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.

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. 

Jung Joon Ha Shares The Regret That Drives Him To Work Hard On Military Special Of Infinite Challenge
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Jung Joon Ha Shares The Regret That Drives Him To Work Hard On Military Special Of Infinite Challenge

On the July 8 episode of MBCs Infinite Challenge, the cast continued their military service special as they enrolled for training in the 30th division.

During the episode, the members went through physical training alongside the new recruits. Jung Joon Ha in particular worked so hard he went hoarse.

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He said, Ive always felt apologetic for being exempt from mandatory military service. I made up my mind to not show a weak side of myself here.

Jung Hyung Don Says SEVENTEEN Is The Usain Bolt Of The Idol World
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Jung Hyung Don Says SEVENTEEN Is The Usain Bolt Of The Idol World

During the July 30 broadcast of JTBCs new variety show Night Goblin (literal title), the cast members were delighted to see SEVENTEENs Seungkwan appear as a guest.

After seeing the idol, Lee Soo Geun talked about SEVENTEEN, saying, This group is no joke these days.

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Jung Hyung Don continued, If we were to compare all the existing idols to sprinters[SEVENTEEN] would be Usain Bolt. They ferociously rise to the top.

Watch a snippet of G-Friend's random play dance challenge on the next 'Weekly Idol' episode
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Watch a snippet of G-Friend's random play dance challenge on the next 'Weekly Idol' episode

MBC Every1's 'Weekly Idol' shared a preview of their next episode featuring G-Friend!

The highlight clip consisted of the members taking on the random play dance challenge but at 2x the speed, as they fumbled around trying their best not to mess up.

SEE ALSO: G-Friend explain why their new track 'Summer Rain' is released in the fall

Will they be able to ace the mission? Stay tuned for next week's episode!