3 Survival Show Programs Competing In October

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3 Survival Show Programs Competing In October
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3 Survival Show Programs Competing In October

October is going to be the month of survival programs!

KBS, Mnet, and JTBC will each be airing a survival program in the coming month. Each show features different concepts and purposes. Check them out below!

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Mnet will be the first to air. The broadcasting station is working with JYP Entertainment for a boy group survival program that will start broadcasting on October 17. Mnet and JYP have worked together previously on SIXTEEN which finalized the members of TWICE.

JYP Entertainment to launch boy group survival show in October
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JYP Entertainment to launch boy group survival show in October

While fans had suspectedJYP Entertainmentto have cancelled their boy group version of 'Sixteen', it's now been confirmed to air in October.

they will be collaborating with Mnetonce again for a boy group survival show. However, unlike 'Sixteen' where the girls had to go against each other for a place on the debuting team, the survival show will feature the group versus JYP Entertainment, where the group will have to do various missions with their debut at stake. They'll be testing both their ability and teamwork.

Bang Ye Dams Group Debut Postponed, YG To Launch New Survival Show
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Bang Ye Dams Group Debut Postponed, YG To Launch New Survival Show

According to new reports, the debut of YG Entertainments new boy group with Bang Ye Dam, the runner-up of K-Pop Star 2, has been pushed back.

Previously, it had been reported that preparations were under way for YG’s new boy group with Bang Ye Dam to debut in July 2017. At the time, YG claimed it would be debuting its youngest boy group yet, with the members being 15-17 years old.

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Instead, Bang Ye Dam will be joining other YG trainees in a survival program aimed for the second half of this year. The program will be similar to those that produced iKON and WINNER, and will likely be headed by PD Han Dong Chul, who recently signed an exclusive contract with YG Entertainment. PD Han Dong Chul is known for his work on music variety shows like “Produce 101” and “Show Me the Money,” and it remains to be seen how his expertise will influence YG’s survival show.

QUIZ: Which K-Pop Groups Survival Show Do You Belong In?
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QUIZ: Which K-Pop Groups Survival Show Do You Belong In?

Tons of idol trainees are ready to debut every year, but due to the intense competition within the music industry, only a few of them really get the chance to shine. Some of them have to fight hard to secure a position in a rookie group, and survival shows are one of the most popular ways these trainees are given a chance.

The programs are stressful enough when we are watching them – but have you ever thought about being a part of one of these reality shows? Are you ready for the impossible missions, the constant drama, and the fear of being eliminated? Take this quiz to find out which groups survival show is the most fitting for you!

Netflix Joins In On Korea's Variety Show Programs
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Netflix Joins In On Korea's Variety Show Programs

With a plethora of variety programs broadcasting in Korea such as 'Running Man,' 'I Live Alone,' and 'Infinity Challenge,' more and more demand for the entertaining series and genre is in high demand by both Korean fans and international ones.

Netflix has gained popularity in America for being an avid creator of their own original series and now the broadcasting service will be taking on the challenge of creating their very own Korean variety show program.

The show stars already popular variety stars such as Yoo Jae Suk, Lee Kwang Soo, and Park Min Young - making it an instant win among Korean viewers. The show will be directed by the stars mentioned above, alongside other leading producers.