PARENTS WEEKEND FINALLY ARRIVES FOR THE CAMPERS
-- LEADING TO CONFLICT, RECONCILITATION AND ROMANCE --
IN THE TWO-PART SUMMER FINALE OF "HUGE,"
BEGINNING MONDAY, AUGUST 23RD, ON ABC FAMILY
"Parents Weekend Part Two" Premieres Monday, August 30th at 9:00PM ET/PT
Burbank, CA (Tuesday, August 10, 2010) - The summer finale of "Huge" is so big that it will air in two one-hour episodes, beginning on Monday, August 23, at (9:00 - 10:00 PM ET/PT). It's parents weekend on the penultimate episode of "Huge," and though a number of the campers wait in excitement, others cringe at the idea of having their parents visit camp, while some don't have any coming at all. Whose parents will show up and whose will bring about the most controversy? The episode, entitled "Parents Weekend - Part One," was directed by Dan Lerner and written by Gayle Abrams.
Then, in the tenth episode, the campers, as well as Dr. Rand, continue to face the many challenges of connecting with their parents. Through all the turmoil and excitement of the weekend,
a shocking and unexpected romance develops that ends up breaking others' hearts. Which two campers' sudden coupling stuns members of Camp Victory? Find out Monday, August 30th (9:00 - 10:00 PM ET/PT) in an episode, entitled "Parents Weekend - Part Two," directed by Elodie Keene and written by Savannah Dooley.
"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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