A representative from Mnet has just announced their ongoing plans of recruiting male contestants for their second season of its K-pop group survival show “Produce 101”.
On March 8, Mnet’s representative revealed that “A second season of ‘Produce 101’ is one of the planned projects of director Han Dong Chul. We’re currently broadcasting the girl group survival show ‘Produce 101,’ but once it has wrapped up, the production team will work on preparing the format and concept for season two in detail.”
The representative announces that the next season will be composed of male group, but still, considering many factors, it is undecided yet whether or not the second season will aim to form a boy group.
The first season of “Produce 101” however, have 101 female trainees that came from 46 agencies as they compete for 11 spots in a girl group, having their own theme or concept and that they will be chosen by the viewers.
The final episode is expected to air on April 1.
The second season of Produce 101 is targetted to premiere either the last month of this year or January of next year.
Would you consider a male version of Produce 101?
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