J-Hope / Photos: BTS’s Naver V Live channel

BTS member J-Hope recently expressed his thanks to the MBC variety show I Live Alone for inviting him to appear on the program.


On February 17, J-Hope did a live stream for his birthday on BTS’s official Naver V Live channel. He covered a variety of topics during the broadcast, including what he’s been up to lately and what his plans are for the future. 


During the live stream, one of the viewing fans brought up how I Live Alone regular, Kian84, mentioned J-Hope and talked about wanting to bring him on board. “Right. I was really surprised. I never imagined they would give me such a warm welcome.” “I said that because [I Live Alone] is a variety program that I really like. I was thankful that they were so happy about it.” 

Photos: Screenshots from MBC’s ‘I Live Alone’

Previously, J-Hope had talked about how he wanted to star in I Live Alone through Big Hit Entertainment’s fan community platform, Weverse. 


In the episode of the program that aired on January 29, Park Na Rae hinted at the news by announcing that she had “great news.” Kian84 then revealed, “If this person comes out on the show, I feel like our ratings will hit 20 percent. J-Hope said that he wants to be on our program.”


“I don’t know if J-Hope knows me, but I know him. I really want to meet him. I’m curious what kind of life he lives,” expressed Kian84. 


The famous webtoon artist and TV personality than drew laughs by saying he would be “waiting for him while dancing to BTS’s ‘Boy With Luv.’”