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2021-05-07 Press ReleaseCopy URL
Billboard, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, and more in the US media coverage!
“The world will watch the birth of NCT-Hollywood members on TV”
The news of the audition program presented by producer Soo-Man Lee and SM Entertainment, American producer Mark Burnett and large production company MGM Worldwide Television shook the US local media.
On the 7th (6th local time in the U.S.), SM and MGM, a major production company in Hollywood, announced that they will be producing an audition program for the launch of NCT-Hollywood, which will be active in the global music market including the United States. Major local media such as The Wrap proved global interest through intensive reports.
In particular, Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter introduced this audition as "This is the first audition program jointly produced and presented with an American company to launch a K-POP group based in the United States." The whole world will watch the birth on TV.”
In addition, “This audition is held to discover new members of NCT in Hollywood, USA.” “Participants participate in'K-POP Boot Camp' held at SM campus, and'CT (Culture Technology)', the core system of SM Based on the production of Soo-Man Lee and the mentoring of NCT members, we will compete in various challenges.”
In addition, The Lab said, “SM is one of the most popular Korean entertainment companies leading the K-POP genre overseas expansion, and major artists such as SUPER JUNIOR, Girls' Generation, SHINee, EXO, Red Velvet, NCT, and SuperM were created. And, through this collaboration with MGM, we have accelerated our activities in the US,” he also conveyed about SM's global achievements.
Meanwhile, SM and MGM plan to release an audition program for the launch of NCT-Hollywood within this year.
- Google translation.