“Produce 48” will broadcast competitions among 96 trainees from both South Korea and Japan, contesting for four months to debut as a global girl group.
Members of popular Japanese girl group, AKB48, will also be part of the 96 contestants.
Trainers will include Lee Hong-ki of FT Island, Soyou, rapper Cheetah and choreographer May J Lee.
The survival show will be the third of its kind by Mnet, following two successful seasons of “Produce 101.”
|(Screenshot from Mnet's official YouTube channel)|
By Cho Yun-myung (firstname.lastname@example.org)