Watch out for a new Chuseok special in town!
This year, MBC will be launching a new show for the holiday titled 'Idol Chef King'. About the upcoming show, the broadcasting station revealed, "The #1 chef among Korean idols will be selected through a grand scale cooking competition. More than 200 idols have already taken part in the preliminary round."
Reportedly, BTS, EXO, TWICE, VIXX, Lovelyz, NCT 127, and BTOB, and more have auditioned for a spot to compete in the final round, but only 8 will be selected.
As for the MCs, Kim Sung Joo, known for hosting popular food programs like 'Please Take Care of My Refrigerator' and 'National Cook Representative', has been named as the main MC, while chef Kim So Hee and Lee Yeon Bok will be judging alongside celebrity representative Hong Suk Chun.
What do you think of the new Chuseok special?