• 'Infinity Challenge' to depart to Brazil for the '2014 FIFA World Cup'

    January 17, 2014 @ 3:54 am

    The 'Infinity Challenge' cast will be whisked off to Brazil to cheer on their country for the '2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil'! The show previously helped support the South Korean soccer team through comedy for the '2008 Beijing Olympics' and will do it again for the '2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil'. According to MBC, the cast and staff of 'Infinity Challenge' will depart to Brazil this June. The show's staff stated, "To cheer on the Korean national soc

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  • Which Saturday variety show did most viewers tune into this weekend?

    January 11, 2014 @ 11:23 pm

    It shouldn't be a surprise by now that 'Infinity Challenge' maintained its reign as the king of Saturday variety shows this week! According to AGB Nielsen Media Research, the January 11th broadcast of MBC's 'Infinity Challenge' achieved a 15.7% viewer rating which is a 1.2% increase from its previous viewer rating of 14.5% last week.Viewers couldn't get enough of the adorable kids on SBS' 'Star Junior Show', coming in 2nd place with a 12.2%

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' will not be departing for Milan, Italy as planned

    January 8, 2014 @ 8:02 am

    'Infinity Challenge' has announced that its cast and staff will not depart to Milan, Italy as originally planned. An MBC rep told TV Report on January 8, "Although we planned to depart to Milan Fashion Week early this month, current circumstances don't allow for us to do that so it has been cancelled... Rather than the Milan event being cancelled, it was put on hold. If the opportunity presents itself, we plan to go again."Viewers saw Jung Jun H

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  • 'Dad, Where Are You Going' wins the Daesang at the '2013 MBC Entertainment Awards' + other winners!

    December 29, 2013 @ 1:00 pm

    MBC's 'Dad, Where Are You Going' took the top honors at the '2013 MBC Entertainment Awards' by picking up the coveted Daesang (Grand Award)!The show, which brought MBC's then-struggling Sunday variety lineup back into the spotlight, features a gaggle of celebrities and their adorable kids as they get into a variety of hi-jinks and hilarious situations.The full list of winners follows:Show Variety Male/Female Newcomer AwardKim So Hyun (Show! Music

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' maintains its lead with top ratings for Saturday night

    December 28, 2013 @ 11:00 pm

    Buoyed by the highly-anticipated 'Lonely Friends Special', the latest episode of MBC's 'Infinity Challenge' maintained its position on top of the Saturday evening variety competition!Scoring 15.6% nationwide according to Nielson Korea, 'Infinity Challenge' dropped a paltry 0.2% compared to the previous week's broadcast.Following the leader was SBS's 'Star King' with 12.8%, KBS's 'Immortal Song 2' with 8.2%, and MBC's 'We Got Married' brought up t

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  • Is Sunny one of the guests on the 'Infinity Challenge' end-of-the-year special?

    December 13, 2013 @ 3:16 pm

    Sunny may just yet be one of the guests on the end of the year special of 'Infinity Challenge'!On December 12, she posted a photo onto her Instagram and wrote, "It's snowing a lot outside~~ Everyone, be careful when driving!!..... What am I doing here?! kekekekekekekekeke I'm not really laughing kekekekekeke #mindblown". Sunny looks adorable as always, but in the bottom right corner of the photo, you can see a portion of the 'Infinity

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' takes the lead in ratings, 'Immortal Song 2' & 'We Got Married' lag behind

    December 8, 2013 @ 12:33 am

    The Saturday ratings battle continues!MBC's 'We Got Married' rated at a rather low 6.0% for the week. SBS' 'Star Junior Show', on the other hand, ranked pretty high with 11.5%, almost as much as its Saturday night partner 'Star King'.MBC's 'Infinity Challenge' was down to 12.5% this week, keeping its #1 place by less than 1% in ratings. SBS' 'Star King' was fairly close behind at 11.6%. KBS 2TV's 'Immortal Song 2' did the worst at 8.1%.Which Satu

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  • Leessang's Gil shares a touching story of his difficult family background on 'Infinity Challenge'

    December 7, 2013 @ 8:20 pm

    Gil was on the verge of tears upon sharing a story of his family hardships on 'Infinity Challenge'. During the discussion with high school seniors about their parents' nagging and difference in thought, Gil instilled gratitude in them by sharing that he never grew up with such things.Gil shared, "To be honest, there is a part that I can't relate to... Having parents to tell you those things... I lived without that. My father became han

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' uses a racist caption?

    December 1, 2013 @ 1:16 am

    MBC's popular 'Infinity Challenge' is on the chopping block for one of its captions.On the November 30th episode, 'Infinity Challenge' were having a reggae week episode. During the episode, the members came across a hyper African man who reminded them of cast member Noh Hong Chul. The show used the caption 'It's like seeing a just-cooked Noh Hong Chul' to describe the African man. The caption displeased some viewers, who uploaded the frame and sa

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  • Noh Hong Chul & Jung Jun Ha leave viewers in shock at their 6 packs on 'Infinity Challenge'

    November 30, 2013 @ 4:59 pm

    Noh Hong Chul and Jung Jun Ha left viewers' jaws dropping with their surprising six packs on 'Infinity Challenge'! On the November 30th broadcast, the team underwent training to look their best in profile photos to pass the audition for Milan's fashion week. Noh Hong Chul and Jung Jun Ha impressed the team and models with their 15 kg (~33 lbs.) and 18 kg (~39 lbs.) weight loss, respectively.Check out their abs in the clips!

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