Former T Ara Member Ahreum Reportedly Also An Applicant For Idol Rebooting Project The Unit

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Former T-ara member Ahreum reportedly also an applicant for 'Idol Rebooting Project - The Unit'
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Former T-ara member Ahreum reportedly also an applicant for 'Idol Rebooting Project - The Unit'

According to an exclusive report on August 15, former T-ara member Ahreum is also an applicant on KBS2's upcoming audition program, 'Idol Rebooting Project - The Unit' (also 'The Unit').

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If true, this will be Ahreum's first time returning to broadcast promotions since her activities through T-ara N4, 4 years ago. 'The Unit' is a program following in the footsteps of 'Produce 101', where stars who already have debut experience but who did not receive the spotlight can apply to audition for a new project idol group. Rain is currently in talks to participate as the main MC of the show. 

A member of AOA to participate in the upcoming idol rebooting project 'The Unit'?
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A member of AOA to participate in the upcoming idol rebooting project 'The Unit'?

It has been reported that a member of AOA will also be partaking in the upcoming survival program 'The Unit'. 

SEE ALSO: Idol rebooting project 'The Unit' receives over 350 applications in 2 days

While there is no confirmation of whether or not this information is true yet, rumors are flying around the net that one of the members of the popular girl group AOA will also be participating in the program. 'The Unit' is an idol rebooting program for those individuals who were not fortunate enough to receive many highlights compared to other groups. The program is allowing the idols to have the opportunity to shine once again.

Rain to host 'idol rebooting project' 'The Unit'
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Rain to host 'idol rebooting project' 'The Unit'

Singer Rain has been named the host of KBS' upcoming 'idol rebooting project' 'The Unit'.

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On August 2, broadcast insiders revealed Rain will be taking the reins as the MC of the reality series. 'The Unit' will recruit current idols and reform them into brand new units. 

This will also mark Rain's first return to broadcasts following his marriage to actress Kim Tae Hee this past January. 

'The Unit' is expected to air in October.

Idol rebooting project 'The Unit' receives over 350 applications in 2 days
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Idol rebooting project 'The Unit' receives over 350 applications in 2 days

KBS2's upcoming idol rebooting project 'The Unit' has received over 350 applicants just 2 days after entry forms opened up according to reports on August 4.

SEE ALSO: Rain to host 'idol rebooting project' 'The Unit'

'The Unit' is a show bringing on board idols who failed to receive the spotlight after debuting. They'll be given the chance to compete for a spot in a brand new unit with new members, new concepts, and content created by top producers.

Entry forms for 'The Unit' opened up this past August 2, and it's been rumored that numerous former and current idol group members as well as audition program contestants are among the applicants. Anyone with experience debuting or participating in the entertainment industry can apply until August 20.

Former T-ara Member Areum To Join Idol Rebooting Program The Unit
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Former T-ara Member Areum To Join Idol Rebooting Program The Unit

The Unit confirmed that former T-ara member Areum will be joining the KBS 2TV audition program for idols who did not quite make it big the first time around.

This will be Areums first time doing any kind of official activity since leaving T-aras unit group T-ara N4 in 2013. She joined T-ara in 2012 but left for health reasons two years later.

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It was relayed that Areum has been without a management company since then, and has pursued her dream as a singer alone. With the help of some staff, she has decided to joint The Unit and is current in the process of getting ready for the show.