Big Hit Entertainment’s next big project with CJ ENM is a observational reality program that was created to find the next generation K-Pop artist. They will be combining Big Hit’s production skills with CJ ENM’s content creation.

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This new type of reality survival program will be different in that they will reveal a unique world through collaborations and competitions. They have built a building specifically for this new program that is catered to this new style of competition.

They have recently unveiled the first round of trainees for the show. Below are the stats for the six contestants.

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1. SUNGHOON

Age: 17

Country/Region: South Korea

Training Period: 2 years and 1 month

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2. HEESEUNG

Age: 18

Country/Region: South Korea

Training Period: 3 years and 1 month

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3. JAKE

Age: 17

Country/Region: South Korea, Australia

Training Period: 9 months

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4. SUNWOO

Age: 16

Country/Region: South Korea

Training Period: 10 months

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5. DANIEL

Age: 14

Country/Region: South Korea, USA

Training Period: 1 year

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6. K

Age: 22

Country/Region: Japan

Training Period: 2 years and 8 months

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Who’s excited for this new program to begin! The first episode will air on June 26 at 11PM KST. Stay tuned for more updates!

Take a look at the behind the scenes of storyteller & producers below!