According to iMBC, SBS MTV The Show’s host Kim Minkyu and THE BOYZ’s Jooyeon have been forced to isolate and conducted a COVID-19 test. The results are due on April 6.
Accordingly, the representative of the young star’s management company revealed, “Kim Min Kyu has undergone COVID-19 testing. As an additional precaution, some of his staff also tested for it. Kim Min Kyu is currently quarantining at home pending his test results. Jelly Min Entertainment’s full COVID19 results will be announced next Monday (April 6) ”
Kim Min Kyu’s entire agency, Jellyfish Entertainment, had the test conducted as a precautionary measure against COVID-19.
Meanwhile, back on April 2, a staff of the rookie girl group EVERGLOW was confirmed positive for the virus. The employee was present at the recording of SBS MTV’s The Show on March 24, at the headquarters of SBS Television.
Shortly thereafter, all 6 members of EVERGLOW were forced to go to the hospital for testing and found negative results with COVID-19. Recently, another staff at Yue Hua Entertainment has been confirmed positive for COVID-19 after all company employees were tested.
It is known that the member of EVERGLOW – Sihyun is the fixed MC of The Show with Kim Min Kyu and Jooyeon (The Boyz). Upon hearing the news, the two quickly quarantined and tested for health.
On the same day, The Boyz’s agency Cre.Ker Entertainment informed about Jooyeon’s situation through social media. The representative said, “On April 3, Jooyeon went to a COVID-19 special testing center and completed the test. On April 4, the results showed that he was negative for the virus. We have asked all members washing their hands clean and wearing masks… ”.