A broadcast staff reported to news magazine My Daily on March 17 that “Heechul and Hani have been confirmed as new MCs for ‘Weekly Idol.’ Alongside MC Defconn, there will be three MCs.”
Jung Hyung Don rested from all his activities and from his work as a host for “Weekly Idol” since November of last year. Last December, there are various MC’s that substitute for Jung Hyung Don on the show. Heechul appeared twice as a special MC for two episodes.
The production official stated that Jung Hyung Don is still connected with the show and told that “Heechul and Hani are going to be MCs until Jung Hyung Don returns.”
Heechul and Hani’s first episode as official MCs are scheduled to air by first week of April.