Cosmic Girls’ Cheng Xiao, PRISTIN’s Kyulkyung, and GOT7 Jackson To Appear As Mentors of Chinese ‘Idol’ Show
Cosmic Girls’ Cheng Xiao, PRISTIN’s Kyulkyung, and GOT7 Jackson will be appearing as mentors on a Chinese idol survival show that is similar to Mnet’s Produce 101.
Accusations have be made previously about the show being a ‘knock off’ of Produce 101. The show will features 111 trainees working to debut in an idol group, similar to the other show, and the logo was similar (blue triangle).
Despite the allegations of plagiarism, the show is proceeding to film and the contestants are already in their dorms.
As of now, EXO’s Lay is a representative of the nation’s produces and will be hosting the show. Cosmic Girls’ Cheng Ciao will be serving as a dance mentor to help the trainees as they prepare. PRISTIN’s Kyulkyung will also serve as a dance mentor, having previously been apart of I.O.I from Produce 101 Season 1. GOT7’s Jackson will be a rap mentor on the show as well.