SNSD’s Hyoyeon: Solo Activities and Recent Controversies

Hyoyeon in Where is Mr. Kim?

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Where Is Mr. Kim is a South Korean television program that aired its first season on TvN from November 18 until December 23, 2017. This program was a variety program that gave unknown actors a chance to shine, and the cast members had to find the actors among non-celebrities in various situations. Season 2 of this variety program was aired on March 1, 2018.

In episode 5 of season 2, SNSD’s Hyoyeon appeared as a cast member. She was there with MC’s Jung Hyun-don, Lee Sang-min, and Kim Dong-hyun.

In the variety program, Hyoyeon revealed that Girls Generation would come back to promote while celebrating their 12th anniversary.

Hyoyeon’s Involvement in the Burning Sun Controversy with Seungri


These days the Burning Sun Club scandal is a hot issue in South Korea. Some of K-pop idol’s names which were involved in this case have been coming out one by one, such as Big Bang’s Seungri, CNBLUE’s Lee Jong-hyun, and others who were believed to have joined in a group chat.

This scandal not only affected Seungri’s life but also to the people around him. Fans must know that Seungri and SNSD’s Hyoyeon were good friends since they were trainees. On January 28, the MBC News Desk revealed that a man with the last name “Kim” was physically assaulted at Burning Sun.

Hyoyeon Sungri

At the same time, Hyoyeon’s Instagram posted a picture that received attention after she posted about her DJ-ing at the Burning Sun Club. However, there isn’t any proof yet that Hyoyeon was involved in this scandal until now.