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MTV Is Making Tuesday Totally "Awkward.," With an "Awkward." Marathon Leading Up to the Special Expanded Season Finale
The five-hour marathon begins tomorrow at 12:00 p.m. ET/PT with the show's one-hour season finale starting at 11:00/10:00c.

[via press release from MTV]


The "Awkward." Marathon Starts Tomorrow At 12:00 p.m. ET/PT, Allowing Viewers to Catch-up Before the Special One-Hour Season Finale at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT

Santa Monica, Calif. (September 26, 2011) - It's the bomb-dot-com, "Awkward." fans! MTV is airing a five-hour "Awkward." marathon tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27, beginning at 12:00 p.m. ET/PT. Viewers can catch up and relive the drama and laughs of this season, all leading up to the special one-hour season finale at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT, when the burning questions of who Jenna will choose and who really wrote the letter will finally be revealed. Additional encore presentations of episodes 109 and 110 will also air again tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, respectively.

"Awkward." is MTV's #1 scripted series of 2011, averaging a 1.9 rating and 1.5 million viewers in the key P12-34 demo. The series is the top cable series among F12-34 in its timeslot. "Awkward." will return for a second season in 2012 on MTV.

"Awkward." stars Ashley Rickards ("One Tree Hill") as Jenna; Beau Mirchoff ("Desperate Housewives") as Matty; Molly Tarlov ("Huge," "iCarly") as Sadie; Jillian Rose Reed ("Weeds") as Tamara; Brett Davern ("Junk," "Triple Dog," ) as Jake; Nikki DeLoach ("North Shore," "Love and Other Drugs") as Lacey; Desi Lydic ("Traffic Light," "Two and a Half Men") as Valerie; Jessica Lu ("CSI," "Law & Order: Los Angeles") as Ming; Mike Faiola ("Seeing Other People") as Kevin; and Greer Grammer ("iCarly") as Lissa.

"Awkward." was created by Lauren Iungerich who also serves as executive producer. Justin Levy and Anne Marie McGintee are the MTV executives in charge of production.

For even more "Awkward." moments, follow the show on Twitter @MTVAwkward or find it on Facebook.

About MTV:

MTV is the world's premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of more than a half-billion households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its Emmy(R), Grammy(R) and Peabody(R) award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. MTV's sibling networks MTV2 and mtvU each deliver unparalleled customized content for young males, music fans and college students, and its online hub MTV.com is the leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is part of MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.

  [september 2011]  


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