MTV Asia’s reality show Shibuhara Girls has been renewed for a second season! If you’re unfamiliar with the series, it follows four young Japanese women as they seek to fulfill their aspirations in cosmopolitan Tokyo. The show has a serious tone to it and likes to think of itself as a Japanese versions of “The Hills.”
The show stars: Marie Ishikawa, a singer who, when the show begins in season one, is about to make her recording debut; Shion Miyawaki, who debuted in 2007 but is searching for a new direction as her music career slows down; Kozue Akimoto, an aspiring model who is stepping out of her father’s shadow and bringing with her a unique taste in fashion; and Sun Wei, whose stardom on the rise, as she searches for true love amongst her admirers.
The following is a teaser from the first season.