CHILLER KICKS OFF SUMMERTIME IN JUNE WITH SUMMER CAMP CLASSICS AND A TERRIFYING SALUTE TO JUNE WEDDINGS
Adrian Pasdar Returns to Chiller in the Fan Favorite Series 'Profit'
BURBANK, Calif. � May 23, 2008 -- Chiller in June kicks off summer with a lineup that will make you shiver. Chiller Summer Camp returns this month with a summer camp experience nobody will forget as Chiller airs the first three "Friday the 13th" movies. Adrian Pasdar returns this month in the fan favorite series "Profit" and Father's Day is honored with two spooky flicks that will give dads a good fright. Finally, viewers may re-think June weddings when Chiller airs a day of wedding nightmares.
"Chiller enters into summer with the popular horror films that everyone loves," said Dan Harrison, Senior Vice President, Emerging Networks, NBC Universal. "We have a great mix of the classics, acclaimed psychological thrillers and the return of fan favorite series � something for everyone."
Pack your bags for summer camp in June when Chiller presents the first three "Friday the 13th" movies on Friday, June 13 from 8pm � 2am ET. Saturday, June 14, viewers can relive the horror with an encore from 1-7pm ET. The triple features continue all month long with "Return to Horror High," "Mangler Reborn" and "Cellar Dweller" on June 20 and "Pinocchio's Revenge," "Cemetery Man" and "Zombie Honeymoon" on June 27.
Chiller favorite Adrian Pasdar ("Heroes") returns in June with a three-hour marathon of "Profit" on Sunday, June 29 from 5-8pm and 12-3am ET. Additionally, Pasdar stars as a detective in the Chiller premiere of the "House of Frankenstein" mini-series from 8pm �2am ET.
Dads can lay back but hardly relax on Father's Day while they witness Hannibal Lecter play deceptive mind tricks on Clarice Starling in "the Godfather of all thrillers," "Silence of the Lambs" at 8pm and 12:30am ET. Then, William Katt deals with his problem child in "Daddy's Girl" at 10:30pm ET.
A day of June weddings turn deadly on Sunday, June 8 with a day of bridal-themed movies that will make you think twice about marriage. The occasion begins with a "Zombie Honeymoon" at 3pm and 9pm ET, followed by dolls that find love in "Bride of Chucky" at 5pm and 12am ET. "Friday the 13th: The Series" include wedding bell blues from 7-9pm and 2-4am ET. "The Bride Wore Red" in an episode of "Freddy's Nightmares" at 11pm and 4am ET and the celebrations come to an end when a bride is the target of a strangler in the "Alfred Hitchcock Hour" at 5am ET.
Monthly highlights include:
WEEKEND MARATHONS � Sundays, 7-11am ET:
Freddy's Nightmares 6/1
Kolchak the Night Stalker 6/8
Strange World 6/15
Alfred Hitchcock Hour 6/29
THE CHILLER FRIGHTMARE � Saturdays and Sundays, 9pm & 12am ET beginning June 14:
Species III FRI 6/6
Silence of the Lambs 6/7
House of Frankenstein 6/29
Species III 6/14
Silence of the Lambs 6/15
Stephen King's The Tommyknockers 6/21 & 6/22
Friday the 13th, Friday the 13th: Part II 6/28