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  • Noh Hong Chul drives celebrity passengers in his taxi on 'Infinity Challenge'

    March 10, 2013 @ 1:47 pm

    On the March 9th broadcast of MBC's 'Infinity Challenge', the cast transformed into taxi drivers to spend a 'spectacular day' with the citizens of Korea. Luckily for Noh Hong Chul, he was able to come across a few celebrities by chance during his road trip. As Noh Hong Chul was picking up passengers, a female passenger entered into Noh Hong Chul's taxi and recognized the 'Infinity Challenge' member telling him, "I'm SPICA's Jiwon." Noh Hon

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' cast members transform into taxi drivers

    March 9, 2013 @ 1:35 pm

    On MBC's 'Infinity Challenge', the cast members transformed into taxi drivers to spend 'one spectacular day' with the citizens of Korea. Still cuts from the episode show the members disguising themselves with wigs, mustaches, and glasses. During their mission, some passengers recognized the members immediately, while others looked at the drivers' faces but still couldn't recognize them. Gil, who's a judge on 'Voice Korea', installed a k

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  • Has HaHa shrunk?

    March 2, 2013 @ 1:21 pm

    HaHa was disappointed by his own height on 'Infinity Challenge'. The March 2nd episode featured a special called 'Competition Against Myself', and the cast members started off by getting their health examined. When the cast's measurements and vitals were compared to last year, it was revealed that HaHa actually shrank in height. He previously measured in at 172.5cm (5'7.9"), but apparently, the singer is now 171.4cm (5'7.5") tall. Di

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  • Yoo Jae Suk is satisfied with his current roster of programs?

    February 27, 2013 @ 7:28 am

    With the recent ending of one of his longest-running programs, MBC's 'Come to Play', one would think that the 'nation's MC' would have a hankering for a new program to host. However, according to his acquaintances, Yoo Jae Suk has no plans to host another program in the near future, they said. His current schedule has him filming 'Running Man' on Mondays and Tuesdays, 'Infinity Challenge' on Thursdays, and 'Happy Together' on Saturdays. Si

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' donates $230,000 to students

    February 26, 2013 @ 10:11 pm

    The MBC variety program 'Infinity Challenge' has announced that it has donated all of the proceeds from its annual calendar sale to benefit disadvantaged students. At a ceremony today, the program and representatives of MBC donated over 250 million won (approximately $230,000 USD) to 174 students in elementary, middle, and high school. The disadvantaged students were selected on the basis of household funds, family member status, and only

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  • 'Infinity Challenge' team is heading to Hawaii

    February 26, 2013 @ 2:29 am

    'Infinity Challenge' will be going to Hawaii! Some of the members visited New York not too long ago, and now the whole crew will be traveling to the popular destination spot of Hawaii for another special broadcast! A staff member revealed, "The 'Infinity Challenge' members will be going to Hawaii on March 9th.  We are carefully preparing for their departure." It is not yet known what type of special they will be filming in Hawaii, as t

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  • Leessang's Gil celebrates his birthday with 'Infinity Challenge' members

    February 16, 2013 @ 1:49 am

    Leessang's Gil recently celebrated his birthday and what better way to do so than spending time with his 'Infinity Challenge' members! Gil shared on his Twitter on the 15th, "Everyone is very excited. All of you are are crazy in joy. Thank you for congratulating me on my birthday. This is a photo that was really difficult to take~ In the very back of the group photo, Jung Hyung Don is in the middle of removing something stuck in his teeth~

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  • Superhero versions of the 'Infinity Challenge' cast draw attention

    February 14, 2013 @ 12:54 pm

    Comic book versions of the 'Infinity Challenge' cast members have been revealed. Designer Joono uploaded illustrations of Yoo Jae Suk, Noh Hong Chul, and HaHa onto his blog. The photos gained immediate attention because of their detail. Yoo Jae Suk was depicted as a grasshopper superhero who was dressed in green tights and boasted of an uncharacteristically muscular body. He even spoke in English, saying, "Welcome to the grasshopper's w

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  • WBW: Most Influential Variety Shows

    February 13, 2013 @ 6:53 pm

    With this iteration of 'Strong Heart' coming to an end, it made me think of all the great Variety Shows over the years. Every fan of K-pop knows that if they want to catch a glimpse of their favorite singer, one of the best places to do it is the variety show. Korean variety shows are an essential stop on any K-pop promotional tour because it's the perfect opportunity to showcase their personalities and show a side of themselves that fans mig

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  • Leessang's Gil misses this week's 'Infinity Challenge'

    February 9, 2013 @ 11:49 am

    Leessang's Gil missed filming for this week's 'Infinity Challenge' due to a concert in America. On the February 9th episode, the cast members separated into the 'OB' and 'YB' team for baseball. Yoo Jae Suk let viewers know that Gil won't be around for the show, and Jung Hyung Don added, "Don't comment that you like it much better with 6 of us. [Gil] will definitely check it," causing laughter. As Gil previously announced that he would b

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