Singapore, 29 August 2012 – tvN is proud to announce that the second season of the popular reality competition, tvN K-Pop Star Hunt S2, will be hosted by pioneering K-pop legendary idol, H.O.T.’s Tony An.
The South Korean singer, who recently wrapped up a year-long stint at tvN’s key signature music show, M-Countdown, will now add the role as host for one of the widely watched shows on tvN to his belt. The last season of tvN K-Pop Star Hunt attracted more than 50 million viewers across Asia with a highly anticipated Season 2 slated to air in Singapore in November 2012.
Out of the eight countries taking part in this regional talent competition, Tony An will also be making a rare appearance in Singapore as his first and only stop for the competition. He will be taking the opportunity to film segments of the show in Singapore as well as to root for the contestants performing at this leg of the regional audition. K-pop enthusiasts and fans alike are bound to be mesmerized by this visiting K-pop legend. The singer will be attending Singapore’s final audition this Sunday, 2 September 2012 at Plaza Singapura, Level 1, Main Atrium.
The first round of audition for Singapore’s leg of the competition will take place on Saturday, 1 September 2012 at StarHub Green. Those who might have missed the deadline for online submission are also welcome for a walk-in audition on the same day.
The top finalists emerging from the first audition will then proceed to perform at Plaza Singapura, Level 1, Main Atrium, for the performance audition the following day, Sunday, 2 September 2012 where the winners will jet off to Seoul for professional training with Cube Entertainment!
To experience the contestants’ journey to fame, join us at Plaza Singapura, Level 1, Main Atrium on Sunday, 2 September 2012 from 1:30pm onwards.
Stay tuned to tvN K-Pop Star Hunt S2
when it premieres on Saturday, 24 November 2012
on tvN, StarHub TV Ch. 824/ 874 (HD)
tvN K-POP STAR HUNT S2
Day 1 Audition
Saturday, 1 September 2012
10.00am & 1:30pm
10:30am to 12:30pm
2.00pm to 4.00pm
67 Ubi Avenue 1, South Wing, Level 3
Check out our exclusive coverage of tvN K-POP Star Hunt S1 last year and find out some tips that the judges were looking out for in contestants! Stay tuned to HallyuSG as we will be bringing you updates from the auditions this year as well!
Source: Official press release from tvN