Jay Park and Jo Kwon to appear as special guests in Mnet's 'Street Woman Fighter'
K-pop's variety shows are suddenly gaining popularity worldwide resulting in more attention being drawn to many of the shows that are currently airing. Among shows like 'Wild Idol', 'Girls Planet 999', 'Kingdom', 'Loud' and more, Mnet's 'Street Woman Fighter' is garnering a lot of attention to itself amidst the drama on the show and the media house Mnet benefitting from its "evil editing".
Over the last few weeks, Mnet has been under fire for overdramatizing their survival shows and making infamous idol trainees look like villains with their dramatic zoom-ins and background music. Fans took to Reddit to talk about how unnecessary edits from the makers of the show, 'Street Woman Fighter', in their recent episodes made blameless contestants seem to the global audience.
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Guests on 'Street Woman Fighter'
With five out of its nine episodes having been released, Mnet is trying to improve the popularity of the show by inviting popular idols over to appear as guest mentors. Starting from its fourth episode that aired on September 19, Mnet's 'Street Woman Fighter' saw idols like P Nation's CEO, Psy, Jessi, and CL become a part of the show and as ratings increased, more idols joined the cast as guests. The fifth episode that aired on September 28 featured idols like Girl's Generation's Sooyoung, Loona's Yves, I.O.I's Yoojung, rapper Lee Youngji, and dancer Love Ran.
As no details have been released about the guest that will appear in the upcoming sixth episode of the show that airs on October 5, fans of the show have their expectations raised for the seventh episode of 'Street Woman Fighter.' According to reports from October 5, rapper, performer, and singer Jay Park will appear in the seventh episode of the dance survival show. The episode will also see Jo Kwon, former bandmate and leader of Jay Park's group 2AM.
Jay Park and Jo Kwon join the show as guests
It was reported that Jay and Jo have participated in the recording of next week's episode of 'Streer Woman Fighter' that will air on October 12. The episode in which Jay Park and Jo Kwon participated is said to have been shot back in September where both idols were joined with male dance crew members. Each of the six remaining crews on the show were given the opportunity to pick from the male crew members for their next round of performance.
Reports suggest that Jay Park and Jo Kwon were two of the chosen male crew members. Makers of the show wanted these appearances to be a surprise hence no other detail on their adventures as guests on the episode has been released. Fans will be able to find out only from the live broadcast of the show on October 12 at 10.20 pm KST (9.20 am ET)