Contestants lying down and facing icy waves at midnight hours during season two's premiere. Photo: Handout
Contestants lying down and facing icy waves at midnight hours during season two's premiere. Photo: Handout
South Korea

How South Korean boot camp reality show Fake Men inspired men – and then got cancelled

  • The popular YouTube series featured celebrity contestants going through a week-long training regimen designed for elite military forces
  • But despite giving South Korean men confidence, producer Physical Gallery canned it after sex scandals involving drill sergeants and complaints it was too harsh

Contestants lying down and facing icy waves at midnight hours during season two's premiere. Photo: Handout
Contestants lying down and facing icy waves at midnight hours during season two's premiere. Photo: Handout
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