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IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

IVE member Jang Wonyoung’s variety skills have become a hot topic. Many are comparing her skills with co-member Ahn Yujin’s. Keep on reading for all the details.

IVE Jang Wonyoung Draws Criticism for Variety Show Skills

On September 15, South Korean YouTuber Sojang uploaded a YouTube video titled “[Earth Arcade Season 2] Ahn Yujin → Wonyoung? The reason why WON YOUNG is bad at variety shows].”

The YouTuber talked about why the IVE member is not good at variety shows.

When Jang Wonyoung was a member of IZ*ONE, Jang Wonyoung was praised for showing her authentic self in front of the cameras. In IZ*ONE’s reality shows, Jang Wonyoung looked natural and comfortable, showing off her cute side without overdoing it.

IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

(Photo : 【탈덕수용소】 Sojang (GIF by Alexa Lewis))
IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

However, following her debut with IVE, people claim Jang Wonyoung tries too hard to show her pretty sides, to the point where it feels pretentious. Since she only wants to look perfect in front of the camera, people believe she appears ingenuine. On the other hand, others criticized her and called her a robot for always trying to be pretty.

During a variety show where IVE revealed their dorm, Jang Wonyoung was seen eating a strawberry with two hands. Many criticized her for the act, saying she tried too hard to look cute. In addition, she was slammed for always prioritizing her image management.

IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

(Photo : 【탈덕수용소】 Sojang (GIF by Alexa Lewis))
IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

Others say that everything about Jang Wonyoung, from her way of speaking, facial expressions, and actions, appears calculated, which is why it is uncomfortable to watch her.

Because of this, people believe Jang Wonyoung’s variety skills have gone down.

IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin

Jang Wonyoung is not the only IVE member active in variety shows. Ahn Yujin is active in the scene, too, and is currently a cast member of “Earth Arcade 2.” As two members of the same group are active in variety shows, they often get compared to one another.

Compared to Jang Wonyoung, Ahn Yujin is earning praise for her variety show skills. Many like how the idol shows off her natural, genuine side in front of the camera. Many expressed that they prefer watching Ahn Yujin over Jang Wonyoung.

IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

(Photo : 【탈덕수용소】 Sojang (GIF by Alexa Lewis))
IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

An internet user made a post stating that she wanted Jang Wonyoung to appear on “Earth Arcade” with Ahn Yujin. This post received mixed opinions, with many stating Jang Wonyoung would not fit in because she is not good at variety shows.

IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

(Photo : 【탈덕수용소】 Sojang (GIF by Alexa Lewis))
IVE Jang Wonyoung’s Variety Show Skills Compared to Ahn Yujin—Who is Better?

Others stated she was not a good fit because she does not show her easy-going side on camera, unlike Ahn Yujin.

What do you think of the situation? Tell us in the comments below!

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Written by Alexa Lewis

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