• [Nizi Project] S1 #1-1
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    [Nizi Project] S1 #1-1

    Participants from all over Japan! Battling to pursue their dreams! She’s real idol material. Which rough diamond has caught J.Y. Park’s fancy? The best solo dance singer in Korea The No. 1 hitmaker in Asia The idol producer who pioneered the K-POP boom I want to create an upgraded girl group… while maintaining the color of JYP Entertainment. Right now, K-pop has fans all over the world. A lot of people love it, especially in Japan. I wanted to try something new. A joint Korean-Japanese project between JYP and Sony. We’ll find talent in Japan, develop and train them, and blend them into our K-pop. A project to develop a…

  • [Nizi Project] S1 #2-1
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    [Nizi Project] S1 #2-1

    Experienced and talented (?) participants You aren’t ready. No artistic value. And some really talented ones! Some JYP trainees show their stuff. Amazing! Will they pass the audition? I want to create an upgraded girl group… The beginning of a new journey… while maintaining the color of JYP Entertainment. to create a global girl group You were so bright and cheerful. It was great. She’s a fantastic dancer. Of all the dancers we’ve seen, you’re the best. You’ve passed. Erina Hanada Thank you! Rio Hanabashi Nina Hillman Ayane Marutani Akari Inoue So, who will we meet today? Sapporo The Sapporo audition venue J.Y. Park in Sapporo I wanna see people…

  • [Nizi Project] S1 #1-2
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    [Nizi Project] S1 #1-2

    Participants from all over Japan! Battling to pursue their dreams! She’s real idol material. Which rough diamond has caught J.Y. Park’s fancy? Osaka Momo, Sana, and Mina of TWICE were discovered in Osaka! Lots of participants are here for the heat. – I like TWICE. – I love TWICE. I’m here because… I wanna join a group like TWICE, and be produced by J.Y. Park. What kind of star will be discovered? I’m Ririka Kishida, 17. I’ve studied classical ballet since the age of 3. I want to charm people with my form, flexibility, and beautiful dexterity. You want to be a singer? I want to be an idol. Show…