THE FIRST WEIGH-IN IS UPON CAMP VICTORY, AND DR. RAND REALIZES THAT CLIQUES ARE NOT JUST FOR CAMPERS, IN THE SEVENTH EPISODE OF "HUGE" PREMIERING MONDAY, AUGUST 9TH AT 9:00PM ET/PT ON ABC FAMILY
Burbank, CA (Friday, July 16, 2010) - In the seventh episode of "Huge," the campers at Camp Victory are under immense pressure as news of the first weigh-in circulates. While the campers anxiously wait to see if their goals have been met, Dr. Rand learns from staff members that Shay's daughter is ill, bringing her to the realization that she is an outsider among her own team. ABC Family's one-hour scripted series "Huge" premieres on Monday, August 9th (9:00 - 10:00 PM ET/PT). The episode, entitled "Poker Face," was directed by Wendey Stanzler and written by Robert Freedman.
"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 follows 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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