MONSTER IDOL is a reality "survival" television series airing from November 6th, 2019, as a segment on the TBS variety show, Suiyobi no Downtown. The series was filmed sometime in August, and documents an audition process for an upcoming WACK unit, in a similar vein to other idol survival shows such as Produce 101.
Watanabe Junnosuke appears in the series as a mentor. WAgg member Hanaemonster and former BiS member Zuzu Death also feature in the series, as well as several runners-up from the WACK AUDiTiON CAMP 2019.
The sypnosis of the series involves variety show comedian Kuro-chan, as he assumes the role of an "idol producer" alongside Watanabe, as he holds an audition process for a new unit. During the course of the selection period, Kuro-chan also attempts to establish a romantic relationship with competitors in the audition.
Current Contestants Edit
Past Contestants Edit
- Yuzu (Eliminated episode 1)
- Natsuko (Eliminated episode 1)
- Ryo (Eliminated episode 1)
- Yuri (Eliminated episode 1)
- Marika (Eliminated episode 1)
- Sumire (Eliminated episode 1)
- Akane (Eliminated episode 1)
- Risa (Eliminated episode 1)
- Kana (Eliminated episode 2)
|Episode No.||Episode Sypnosis||Eliminations|
|#1||An introduction to the audition process, and interviews with finalists.||Yuzu, Natsuko, Ryo, Yuri, Marika, Sumire, Akane, Risa|
|#2||The remaining eight competitors go to Okinawa to take part in a gravure (swimsuit) modeling challenge.||Kana|
|#3||Aina The End makes a guest appearance to teach singing and dancing to the contestants. Matsukuma Kenta writes the group's debut song.|