‘Pop Star Academy: KATSEYE’ Docuseries is Coming to Netflix in Summer 2024

A docuseries centered on upcoming international pop group KATSEYE is coming to Netflix this Summer.

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Pop Star Academy Katseye Docuseries Coming To Netflix In Summer 2024

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 17: (L-R) Yoonchae Jeong, Manon Bannerman, Daniela Avanzini, Lara Rajagopalan, Sophia Laforteza, and Megan Skiendiel speak onstage as HYBE X Geffen Records reveal final members of KATSEYE, unprecedented global girl group, on November 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for HYBE x Geffen Records)

The winners of Dream Academy formed the new international pop girl group KATSEYE, and this Summer, a brand new docuseries following the girl group will be released on Netflix.

The docuseries will follow the members of KATSEYE and chronicle their journey from their time in the reality competition Dream Academy to their expected ascension to stardom with the release of their first album in June 2024.

Director Nadia Halgren has unprecedented access to the pop group, and fans will be able to get all of the unique footage and insight into their training and development from HYBE and Geffen Records.

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In an interview with British magazine i-D, KATSEYE member Daniela Avanzani described the group as the first American pop group to “make American pop music but trained to do the crazy choreography of K-pop.” So from that quote we can expect to see just how intense the training will have been for KATSEYE.

Who are the members of KATSEYE?

From the 120,000 submissions and the eventual 20 contestants, the six girls who earned their place in KATSEYE are;

  • Manon Bannerman – Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Sophia Laforteza – Manile, Philippines.
  • Daniela Avanzini – LA, California.
  • Lara Raj – LA, California.
  • Megan Skiendiel – Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Yoonchae Jeong – Seoul, South Korea
Hybe X Geffen Records Reveal Final Members Of Katseye, Unprecedented Global Girl Group

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 17: (L-R) Lara Rajagopalan, Yoonchae Jeong, Daniela Avanzini, Manon Bannerman, Megan Skiendiel, and Sophia Laforteza pose as HYBE X Geffen Records reveal final members of KATSEYE, unprecedented global girl group, on November 17, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for HYBE x Geffen Records)

When is Pop Star Academy: KATSEYE coming to Netflix?

An official release date hasn’t been announced yet. However, Netflix has confirmed that the docuseries will arrive sometime this Summer.


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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 as a fulltime writer having worked in numerous other industries until that point. Jacob covers all things Netflix whether that's TV or movies but specializes in covering new anime and K-dramas. Resides in Norwich in the United Kingdom.