Former SISTAR member Soyu will be working alongside Hongki, while returning coach Cheetah will be helping out the trainees with rapping. 'Produce 101' dance trainer Bae Yoon Jeong is also coming back, and 1MILLION Dance Studio's May J Lee and Choi Young Joon have also been added to the lineup.
'Produce 48' will begin filming with 96 trainees on April 11 KST. As previously reported, 'Produce 48' is a female trainee survival show bringing together both Korean and Japanese idol trainees in partnership with Japan's AKB48 girl group. Ahn Joon Young PD of 'Produce 101' season 1 & 2 is in charge of productions yet again.
It's expected to premiere in June.