Kim Jong Kook will be joining actress Yoo In Na as hosts for the upcoming third season of Fashion King.
According to reports on March 5th, Kim Jong Kook and Yoo In Na have confirmed their commitment for the program and have already participated for its filming day.
The news was further confirmed by Yoo In Na’s agency, YG Entertainment, through a statement. However, Kim Jong Kook’s agency also released a similar statement, but revealed that there had been a mix up in the release of the information.
A representative from SBS further released a statement stating that there had been false information in the initial reports released and revealed that the crew had yet to be informed about news of the casting. However, they did confirm that the two hosts participated in its first filming day, which was situated outside the studio.
A press release is set to be released to clarify the matter.
Meanwhile, Fashion King 3 is set to promote the program through a new format. The program previously pairs fashion-inclined celebrities with talented designers through a weekly survival mission to create ensembles for the fashion show.