Jack Black Will Be a Guest on Global Star Special for “Infinity Challenge”
Paul Lee, Jan. 14, 2016, 11:10 a.m.
It seems that the Global Star special episode for “Infinity Challenge” will be a big event, with American actor, comedian, and rock star Jack Black stopping by to make an appearance! It seems like the rumors were all true, it was revealed that Jack Black would be filming for the hit variety show on January 21st.
He’s heading over to South Korea on January 20th in order to promote for his animated movie “Kung Fu Panda 3”, and he will be flying out to China after. Jack Black will be accompanied by Lee Young Ae, Jo In Sung, Cha Seung Won, So Ji Sub, Kim Yuna, Michelle Wie,Maria Sharapova, Fedor Emelianenko, Thierry Henry, and more!
Infinite Challenge (a.k.a. Muhan Dojeon) is a Korean television entertainment program, distributed and syndicated by MBC. As of January 2013, it still has the largest market share for its timeslot; roughly between 13 to 17 percent of Korean television viewers watch Infinite Challenge at 6:30 PM every Saturday night. This makes it the top free-to-air television program on Saturday evening, and it's also the most viewed non-drama program in South Korea every week (excluding special sporting events, since November 2006, with the exception of January 2009, April and May 2010). It has kept the same scheduled time, since first airing in 2005. Since 2009, it lasts for roughly 75 minutes, excluding ten minutes of advertising. Episodes are also frequently rerun on several Korean cable broadcasting channels. Since February 19, 2011 (episode 237), the program has been aired in high-definition. Infinite Challenge have been called the nation's variety and Korea's real first variety for having been successful for over ten years.