DARINGLY PROVOCATIVE "WHAT!? LOGO DOCUMENTARIES" SERIES RETURNS FOR A SECOND SEASON
New Season Includes World Premieres of
"Gorgeous Ladies Of Wresting" (March 19th), "Chasing Beauty" (April 2nd),
"I'm A Stripper" (April 9th), "The Long And Short Of Body Hair (April 16th)
And "I Think I'm An Animal (April 23rd)
NEW YORK, NY, February 21, 2013 - Logo will have viewers exclaiming "WHAT!?" again this spring with the return of "WHAT!? Logo Documentaries." The series will continue to provide a riveting peek behind the curtain into unusual worlds, people and experiences outside the everyday. Always out of the ordinary and never boring, the "WHAT!?" documentary second season kicks off with the world premiere of WHAT!? The Story of The Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling on Tuesday, March 19 at 9 PM ET/PT.
This season find out what drives men to cheat, go behind the scenes of the world of male exotic dancing, meet people who identify themselves as something other than human, discover the long and short of male body hair and meet the women of wrestling phenomenon GLOW.
The complete list of "WHAT!? Logo Documentaries" for this season includes:
WHAT!? The Story of The Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling, March 19, 9PM ET/PT (World Premiere)
Body slams aren't just for male wrestlers! In 1986, the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling rose to fame as the first television show featuring female wrestlers - and these ladies were feisty! Within a few years, GLOW become an international phenomenon, entertaining millions of viewers worldwide with its unique characters, elaborate costumes and engaging skits. This documentary follows the stories of several of the original GLOW wrestlers as they rose and fell. And fell. And fell. (90 minutes)
WHAT!? Why Men Cheat, March 26, 10PM ET/PT (U.S. Premiere)
Privilege, pride, and promiscuity, oh my! The evolution of male infidelity is explored in this new original documentary that proves love and sex are far from one and the same. It's a battle of nature versus nurture, as Logo explores how each leads to the lust that makes so many men risk so much for sex. (60 minutes)
WHAT!? Chasing Beauty, April 2, 9PM ET/PT (World Premiere)
Is the price of beauty worth the bother? Take a rare glimpse into the dark world of modeling, where beauty is the currency and everyone wants a cut. Hear from photographers, stylists and casting agents inside the industry as well as the models, themselves. What does it take to be the shirtless guy in front of the Abercrombie & Fitch store or the hot new teenage model in town? Chasing Beauty proves it's not all glitz and glamour and sometimes the exposure isn't worth the emotional toll. (120 minutes)
WHAT!? I'm a Stripper, April 9, 10PM ET/PT (World Premiere)
An unfiltered look at a day in the life of male exotic dancers. Separated by geography, age, experience, skill set and whether dancing for men or women, these career dancers confront different challenges. The guys bare it all with this look inside their minds, homes and families, revealing the lengths to which professional strippers and first timers alike will go to make a living. (60 minutes)
WHAT!? The Long and Short of Body Hair, April 16, 10PM ET/PT (World Premiere)
Things are about to get really hairy. These days, the well groomed man is in high demand. From removing chest, arm, leg and back hair, to maintenance south of the border, the modern man has made untamed terrain a thing of the past. Get guy grooming tips from pros and hairy hunks like former UK rugby player and anti-bullying advocate Ben Cohen. More than just a trend, "manscaping" is an art form. (60 minutes)
WHAT!? I Think I'm An Animal, April 23, 10PM ET/PT (World Premiere)
Imagine feeling like you're the only person who feels that inside, you are a wolf. What if finding true love meant not only finding someone who you care for but who also has the same kindred animal spirit? WHAT!? I Think I'm An Animal reveals the world of people who feel they're an animal born in a human body. (60 minutes)
Go to LogoTV.com now to watch other What!? Docs. Die of cute overload with Super Tiny Animals and learn about chubby chasers in Loving Large. Follow the latest news about "WHAT!? Logo Documentaries" on Facebook at Facebook.com/logo and on twitter @LogoTV.
Logo celebrates one-of-a-kind personalities, unconventional stories and discovering what's next - all through a mix of original and acquired entertainment that's smart, provocative and loaded with attitude. Entertaining a social, savvy audience of gay trendsetters, Logo also attracts a straight audience that wants to be ahead of the curve. Launched in 2005, Logo is in over 51 million homes across the United States, and is complemented by a federation of online properties, including LogoTV.com, NewNowNext.com, AfterEllen.com, AfterElton.com, and DowneLink.com. Logo is part of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), which features a roster of popular and highly targeted brands that include MTV, Comedy Central, VH1 and Spike TV.