MTV and Sean “Diddy” Combs will reunite to bring back Making the Band. The reality Television competition will look to discover the next breakout superstars. The show is set to premiere on MTV in 2020.
“MTV and I are back together again,” announced Diddy via his Instagram. Making the Band is coming back bigger, bolder and more cutting edge. MTB on MTV was the pioneer of reality TV. We’re going to bring that supernatural energy back to the format and bring the world it’s next global superstars.”
“We couldn’t be happier to welcome back the incomparable Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs to his rightful home at MTV,” said Nina L. Diaz, MTV’s President of Entertainment. “Making the Band was ahead of its time and the ultimate disruptor – fans everywhere have been clamoring for a return and they are in for the biggest, most iconic season yet.”
Making the Band first aired on MTV in 2002 with Combs at the helm. The series chronicled the real-life drama and intimate journeys of Danity Kane, Day26, Da Band and Donnie Klang.