MOVIES, HOOK UPS AND CAMP CRUSHES � A TEENAGER'S PARADISE
IN THE FIFTH EPISODE OF "HUGE," PREMIERING
MONDAY, JULY 26TH AT 9:00PM ET/PT ON ABC FAMILY
Burbank, CA (Friday, July 2, 2010) - It�s movie night at Camp Victory in the fifth episode of "Huge" and while the campers anxiously await the announcement of the film they will be watching, rumors and anticipation builds about potential "hook ups." Whose camp expectations will be met and whose will fall short? Find out Monday, July 26th (9:00 - 10:00 PM ET/PT), on the new ABC Family original one-hour scripted series "Huge." The episode, entitled "Movie Night," was directed by Elodie Keene, and written by Andy Reaser.
Will (Nikki Blonsky) grows increasingly jealous of Ian's (Ari Stidham) growing obsession with Amber (Hayley Hasselhoff), so the once reluctant and rebellious camper begins to show her romantic side when she writes a love song, making her feelings apparent.
"Huge" is heartwarming drama that focuses on a group of teens from different backgrounds attending a weight loss camp as they embark on their individual journeys of self discovery. The series will follow the campers as they deal with issues including self-esteem, friendship, rivalry, romance and body image.
Winnie Holzman ("My So-Called Life," "Once & Again," "Wicked") serves as executive producer with Kim Rozenfeld ("American High"), Savannah Dooley serves as producer on the series. Alloy Entertainment's Leslie Morgenstein and Bob Levy ("Gossip Girl," "The Vampire Diaries") also serve as executive producers; Robin Schiff ("Romy & Michele's High School Reunion" and ABC Family's "10 Things I Hate About You") serves as a consulting producer.
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