MBC to cancel 'Animals' + replace with 'Mask King' in mid-April

MBC has decided to cancel 'Animals' after 3 months.

According to the officials from MBC on March 16th, 'Mask King' will replace 'Animals' in its time slot with the first episode to go on air in mid-April.

'Animal's first started on January 25th following 'Dad Where Are You Going'. Despire being broadcasted in prime time on weekends, the show still records low ratings, as the latest episode on March 15th only reached 2%.

'Mask King' was a pilot program broadcasted during Lunar New Year. The show received much positive reviews from the viewers due to its unique concept as the participants showcasing their singing abilities while hiding their faces behind the masks.