Mario Lopez leads global search for the next Menudo

'Variety' reports that the search for new members of Menudo is officially on. The boy band helped launch the career of its most successful graduate, Ricky Martin. The group will return as a new incarnation after a 12-year hiatus. According to 'Variety,' the global talent search will be led by Mario Lopez. The hunt for new members will be documented under a project called 'Menudo: A New Beginning'. Online auditions will start this month for talent between the ages of 12 and 16.

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