LAN Cable Friend I.O.I (2016-08-05) E05
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E19". Finale. Spoilers ahead.
The episode begins with a morning wake up call from Robyul
, who has Jieqiong go around waking up members while recording a V Live broadcast.
They move to the studio to meet producer Ryan S. Jhun. He has everyone sing the full song individually and assigns parts to different members. Na Young wrote her own rap parts, but it seems to have gone unused.
Chung Ha describes how she wanted to make the choreography like she did with "Bang Bang" on Produce 101
, where each member had a unique dance that brought out her personality. For example, she intentionally gave So Hye a penguin-like dance for her part
I.O.I goes to the music video set, which shows behind the scenes footage and a preview of the song
. The video has five distinct scenes: 1) Yoo Jung is dumped, 2) Yoo Jung becomes depressed, 3) I.O.I makes it their mission to help Yoo Jung, 4) Yoo Jung gets her confidence back, and 5) I.O.I gets revenge against the boyfriend.
Some time later, the production team gathers I.O.I to a studio to show them their audition interviews for Produce 101
(interview date: 2015-07-15)
- She got lost finding her way to the place of interview and was late.
- What's in your backpack? Hand sanitizer, calculator/ruler, trash. (She hates litter so she randomly picks up trash to throw away later.)
- Strengths: Learning things fast (present day So Hye: "Hey, you learned the slowest!"), always positive, and likes to have fun
- How do you rank your dancing skill? Below average.
- How do you rank your singing skill? Below average.
- How will you rank on the show? Top 3.
- song: Adele - Turning Tables
- dance: miss A - Breathe
- JYPE didn't want So Mi to appear on Produce 101, but she accepted the application before they were done considering.
- Her interview was four days before the first performances.
- How will you rank on the show? Top 8.
- "I was super fat back then!"
- song: MAMAMOO - Love Lane
- talent: duck sounds (Yoo Jung told her to do it), ostrich movements
- dance: GFRIEND - Glass Bead
- What is your biggest concern? How to correctly do things.
- How do you rank your dancing skill? Above average.
- How will you rank on the show? Top 10.
- rap: Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- dance: Kazaky - In the Middle
- song: Ledisi - Bravo
- When was it hardest for you as a trainee? When I had to tell my mother it wasn't going well.
- Started training at PLEDIS since sixth grade.
- song: Carly Rae Jepsen - I Really Like You
- dance: Diana Ross - Muscles
- What is a trainee to you? "A trainee won't give up."
- "Known" for being a dancer during San E and Raina's "A Midsummer Night's Sweetness" performances.
- How satisfied are you with your looks? "Definitely satisfied. It's the face my parents gave me."
- Rank yourself in terms of visuals in PLEDIS Girlz. 1st. ("I'm sorry! Our CEO told us to never lose your confidence...")
- Rank yourself in terms of dance: 20th... or 10th.
- dance: After School - Flashback
- rap: self-composed on top of Swings' "Victorious 2"
- What is a trainee to you? "The process of running toward your final goal."
127 days of 307 have passed for I.O.I.
They promise if they get a first place win on a music show for "Whatta Man (Good man)", they'll wear their grade placement sweatshirts during the encore. (They won their third win on M! Countdown
(2016-08-18) and fulfilled said promise
The season ends with Robyul having completed his mission and initiates his shutdown sequence. :'(