The spotlight is on Philippines’ very own, Gehlee Dangca, a proud Filipino contestant gracing the stage of SBS’s groundbreaking audition variety program, “Universe Ticket.”
The show, which premiered on November 18, 2023, has taken the K-pop scene by storm, offering 82 aspiring idols the chance to battle it out and fulfil their dreams of becoming part of the next global sensation and debut in a new K-Pop girl group.
Gehlee Dangca stands out among the talented pool of hopefuls and was officially announced that she’s part of the show’s 82 contestants last July 2023.
The 16-year old Filipina expressed her determination, saying, “Nothing can stop me. I will definitely debut!” Her unwavering commitment and charisma have not only caught the attention of the audience but also garnered praise internationally.
The groundbreaking SBS audition variety program promises a unique viewing experience, offering a reality survival show format where 82 contestants vie for just eight coveted spots in a new K-pop girl group which will be managed by the new Korean agency F&F Entertainment. The significance of the number 82, representing Korea’s country code, adds a special layer to the competition, resonating with the essence of K-pop culture.
Gehlee’s overflowing charm has been captivating audiences and TikTok users alike. From her impressive talent to unforgettable moments on the show, Gehlee has become a standout figure in the fiercely competitive world of “Universe Ticket.”
The panel of judges, led by Girls’ Generation member Hyoyeon, includes notable figures such as vocalist Younha, singer-songwriter Adora, Kim Se-jeong, and dancer Rian of LA CHICA. Adding to the star-studded lineup, ITZY members Yeji and Chaeryeong will serve as mentors, providing invaluable guidance to the contestants.
Fans and supporters of Gehlee Dangca are urged to download the Fancast app to cast their votes. Simply search for “Gehlee Dangca” and click ‘Vote’ to show your support for this rising star on her journey to debut. PH Represent! Let us rally together and make Gehlee’s dreams come true!