The MNL48 Audition’s Top 200 semi-finalists were presented today, January 20, on ABS-CBN’s noontime show, It’s Showtime.
The 200 semi-finalists were introduced and performed for the audience as part of It’s Showtime’s launch of the MNL48 segment which will begin on January 29 and will run from Monday to Saturday.
Meanwhile, for one week starting January 22 until January 26, the Kapamilya noontime show will be featuring the Top 200 contestants’ sing and dance videos on the segment, along with their panel interview and their first pictorial. Through this, It’s Showtime viewers and MNL48 supporters will get a chance to get to know the semi-finalists before the screening and selection of the Top 100 aspirants which which will be handled by a panel of judges that included HHE President Paolo Kurosawa, and Director Lauren Dyogi.
The announcement of Top 100 finalists will be on January 27, 2018 on It’s Showtime and the finalists will compete for the first MNL48 General Election this April.
For the list of names of the Top 200 applicants, you may visit the MNL48 website or view it through the MNL48 Plus mobile app. You can also follow the MNL48 official social media accounts for more updates.