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The Cast of ABC Family's "Baby Daddy" to Participate in Live Premiere Night Tweet-Off Wednesday, May 29th
Greg Grunberg will moderate the event, in which the cast will compete for new Twitter followers.

[via press release from ABC Family]


All Five Cast Members Will Chat Live with Fans via Twitter and Compete for New Followers during the East Coast Feed of the Second Season Premiere of "Baby Daddy," 8:30 p.m. ET / 5:30 p.m. PT

Burbank, CA (May 20, 2013) - "Baby Daddy" cast members Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Derek Theler, Tahj Mowry, Melissa Peterman and Chelsea Kane will participate in a live chat via Twitter during the East Coast feed of the series' second season premiere on ABC Family, Wednesday May 29th, 8:30 p.m. ET / 5:30 p.m. PT. In the "Baby Daddy" Premiere Night Tweet-Off, moderated by special guest Greg Grunberg, who will guest star this season as 'Ray,' Ben and Danny's father, the cast will compete for new Twitter followers. The actor who scores the most new followers within the half-hour period wins, and the losers will be subjected to a hilarious to-be-determined humiliation.

Fans are invited to follow and tweet their questions to the cast at their handles:
Jean-Luc Bilodeau: @jlblives
Derek Theler: @DerekTheler
Tahj Mowry: @Tahj_Mowry
Melissa Peterman: @Followtheblonde
Chelsea Kane: @ChelseaKane
Greg Grunberg: @greggrunberg

Fans should include the hashtag #BabyDaddyTweetOff in tweets to ask the cast members their questions. Fans can check out the "Baby Daddy" Premiere Night Tweet-Off App on Facebook and on abcfamily.com to see the results of the competition in real time, watch talent campaign videos and view all the talent's tweets throughout the episode.

In the second season premiere of "Baby Daddy" titled "I'm Not That Guy," Ben thinks he might like Riley and tries to convince her he's changed his playboy ways. Riley invites Ben to be her date at a work party, but Ben's efforts to prove he is dependable fall short. Danny hopes to come to Riley's rescue but he arrives only to find Riley getting friendly with another man. Meanwhile, Tucker schemes to go out with a model and Bonnie attempts to get to know a handsome stranger...with a little help from Emma.

"Baby Daddy," which launched as the network's #1 comedy series in ABC Family history, follows Ben (Bilodeau), a young man in his early 20's living the life of a bachelor as a bartender in New York City with his buddy, Tucker (Mowry), and his brother, Danny (Theler), a professional hockey player. Their lives are turned upside down when they come home one day to find a baby girl left on the doorstep by an ex-girlfriend of Ben's. After much deliberation, Ben decides to raise the baby with the help of his friends and his protective and sometimes over-bearing mother, Bonnie (Peterman), and his close female friend, Riley (Kane), who has had a secret crush on him since childhood. Riley is hopeful that Ben will finally take notice, but she doesn't realize that Ben's brother, Danny, is harboring a secret crush on her.

Part of the Disney/ABC Television Group, ABC Family is distributed in over 97 million homes. ABC Family features programming reflecting today's families, entertaining and connecting with adults through relatable programming about today's relationships - told with a mix of diversity, passion, humor and heart. ABC Family's programming is a combination of network-defining original series and original movies, quality acquired series and blockbuster theatricals. Emmy(R) Award-winning ABCFamily.com provides a variety of interactive entertainment and community features from rich, fan-centric programming -- including blogs, viewing parties, webisodes, full episodes of the network's hit programming, along with sneak peek exclusive previews and behind-the-scenes clips. ABC Family is also the destination for annual Holiday events with "13 Nights of Halloween" and "25 Days of Christmas." ABC Family. A New Kind of Family.

  [may 2013]  


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