Mbc Reportedly Developing A New Idol Producing Show

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MBC Reportedly Developing A New Idol Producing Show
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MBC Reportedly Developing A New Idol Producing Show

Sources revealed on August 8 that there will be a new show in which idols produce idols.

The source said, The show is in the making under the direction of PD Jung Chang Young. The program content will have idols who have a talent in producing train new idols. We are working to have the first episode air in late November.

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Following Mnets hit Produce 101 Season 2, KBS has hopped onto the survival show trend by developing a show called The Unit, which is a program that gives idols that already debuted a second chance.

MBC also reportedly launching an idol reviving show
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MBC also reportedly launching an idol reviving show

According to an exclusive report on August 8 (KST), MBC will also be launching a new program aimed to revive idol groups who debuted but did not receive the spotlight.

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One representative from the entertainment industry said, "Under the lead of Jung Chang Young PD, [MBC] will be creating a program where talented and well-known idols with producing capabilities will produce idol groups of their own. It is aiming for a November broadcast."

Boyfriend To Reportedly Appear On Idol Rebooting Show The Unit
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Boyfriend To Reportedly Appear On Idol Rebooting Show The Unit

After releasing details about the show and teasers, The Unit is garnering attention as more idols are reported to join the show.

According to various broadcasting officials, Boyfriend is supposedly working on adjusting their schedules to join The Unit, an idol rebooting program designed to give lesser-known idols a second chance at the spotlight. If confirmed, Boyfriend will be joining the line-up of contestants consisting of former T-ara member Areum, IMFACT, Boys Republic, BIGSTAR, Brave Girls, 1NB, Dal Shabets Subin, and potentially LABOUM.

Wassups Nari And Jiae To Reportedly Appear On Idol Rebooting Show The Unit
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Wassups Nari And Jiae To Reportedly Appear On Idol Rebooting Show The Unit

Members of Wassup may be competing in The Unit!

Wassup debuted in 2013 with seven members, but Nada, Jinju, and Dain left the group earlier this year. The group made their first return as four members with Color TV in April.

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On September 12, industry representatives reported that Nari and Jiae will be participating in KBSs upcoming idol rebooting show. They are expected to show off their impressive vocals and strong performances through the program.

Seventeen's first variety show appearance for their comeback will be on 'Weekly Idol'
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Seventeen's first variety show appearance for their comeback will be on 'Weekly Idol'

Seventeen has been confirmed to appear on MBC Every1's 'Weekly Idol,' making it their first variety show appearance since their comeback.

According to broadcast reps, Seventeen will participate in the recording of 'Weekly Idol' on May 31, and the episode featuring the group is scheduled to air in the middle of June.

Making their comeback on May 22, Seventeen has been focusing on their album promotions, and this will be their first solo appearance on 'Weekly Idol'. It's been a year and 7 months since their last appearance on 'Weekly Idol' which was back in October 2015. The first time they appeared they were a relatively unknown rookie group but now they are one of the most popular groups.