BTOB’s Eunkwang and Mijoo, a former member of lovelyz are the new mcs of “weekly idol”.
“weekly idol”, korea’s longest-running idol program, is expected to become even younger and more trendy with new faces of entertainers eunkwang and mijoo, who represent the mz generation. the meeting of the two all-rounder entertainment stars, who are already highly anticipated, will show fresh chemistry.
eunkwang, the leader of btob who is steadily loved at home and abroad, won the final championship in kbs 2tv’s “immortal song 2022” last year. in addition, his various cover song videos are recording high views. eunkwang, who showed off his flawless hosting skills by acting as a judge and mc on jtbc’s “second world” and star tv’s “idol league season 3”, recently received favorable reviews as a special mc for “weekly idol”.
on the other hand, mijoo, a former member of the girl group lovelyz, is also proving her popular presence by appearing in several major entertainment shows such as mbc’s “what do you do when you play” and tvn’s “sixth sense.” mijoo, who showed off her unique charm as a female idol, has recently re-debuted as a girl group “juju secret” with actress park jin joo through “what do you do when you play,” and has received explosive attention. in addition to this, she also stood out with her ability as an mc with her smooth progress through the ‘2023 seoul music awards’ and kbs 2tv’s ‘battle trip’.
meanwhile, super junior’s eunhyuk and hwang kwanghee, who have worked together as mcs for the past three years, will get off after the broadcast on april 12th.
eunkwang and mijoo will appear on “weekly idol” starting april 19th.