Chinese Million Star
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|Million Star/Chinese Million Star|
Chinese Million Star Logo
|Also known as||华人星光大道|
|Presented by||Mathilda Tao
|Country of origin||Taiwan|
|No. of seasons||1 (2nd season currently in production)|
|No. of episodes||28 (+4 specials)|
|Executive producer(s)||Wáng Weizhōng
Wang Ya Ju
|Running time||120 mins|
|Original run||July 3, 2011 – 2013|
After 7 seasons of One Million Star, a new Taiwanese televised singing competition named Chinese Million Star begins its search for a new superstar. produced by Gin Star Entertainment, and aired on CTV (China Television Company, Ltd).
The season primary focuses on the five judges namely, John Yuan, Kay Huang, Albert Leung, James Li and Li Quan. The host of the series is helmed by Mathilda Tao.
Season one began on July 3, 2011 and ended on January 8, 2012, with four special episodes airing from January 15, 2012. The series was won by Sharon Kwan.
Season two began in 26th August 2012, and is expected to end on February 3, 2013.
To Final 50
In the early auditions, hopeful contestants are screened by preliminary panels to be selected for singing talent. The audition process is long and tedious, beginning with thousands of candidates eliminated until the number is lowered to the final 50. Every week, the contestants face different tasks that involve singing to complete. The one that performs the worst will be eliminated.
From Final 50 To Crowning The Champion
Every week, the contestants face different tasks that involve singing to complete. The one that performs the worst will be eliminated.