GLOBAL SUPERSTAR JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE SURPRISES THE LADIES OF MTV'S "NIKKI & SARA LIVE" AND MAKES THEIR DREAMS COME TRUE ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1 AT 11:00 P.M. ET/PT
New York, NY (September 26, 2013) - MTV today announced that Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer's dreams are finally coming true when global superstar, Justin Timberlake, surprises the ladies of late night. Nikki and Sara have been on a long and impassioned campaign to meet Timberlake which resulted in their "Make Music Again" YouTube video going viral as they pleaded with the pop culture icon to return to the stage as a music artist. As the highly-anticipated follow-up to the best-selling release earlier this year, "The 20 / 20 Experience - 2 of 2," in stores worldwide on September 30, is sure to top the charts once again so tune in to "Nikki & Sara LIVE" on Tuesday, October 1 at 11:00 P.M. ET/PT as the ladies come face to face with the one and the only, Justin Timberlake. The ladies will also discuss with Justin his upcoming role in Runner Runner starring Ben Affleck and Gemma Arterton in theaters on October 4, Courtesy of Fox.
Timberlake returns to MTV fresh off the "2013 Video Music Awards" where he earned a standing ovation after delivering an extra sensory performance (the longest in VMA history) featuring a medley of his biggest hits. Starting in the hallways of Barclays and winding his way into the arena, Timberlake performed from every corner of the house. He glided, danced and sang his way through throngs of fans during the show-stopping performance, including a highly anticipated reunion with his former 'NSYNC band mates for the first time in a decade. Timberlake also took home the prestigious "Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award" and three limited-edition KAWS Moonmen, including "Video of the Year."
Now in its second season, the late night comedy series set in the heart of New York City's Times Square, "Nikki & Sara LIVE" features critically acclaimed funny women Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer. The show features interviews with some of today's hottest celebrities, man on the street sketches, and their first-hand account of the latest in pop culture and entertainment. Past guests include Ke$ha, Jenny McCarthy, Shay Mitchell, Alison Brie, Phillip Phillips, Jenni "JWOWW" Farley, Jessica Alba, Jay Sean, Max Irons, Kal Penn, Ashley Tisdale, Olly Murs, Jason Derulo and many more.
Viewers can go to the "Nikki & Sara LIVE" show page on MTV.com for bios, photos and behind the scenes footage. Fans can also like the "Nikki & Sara LIVE" Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nikki-Sara-LIVE/180137628796309?ref=ts&fref=ts. To keep fully engaged with Nikki and Sara at all times, MTV is asking fans to tweet using the hashtag #NikkiAndSaraLIVE.
"Nikki & Sara LIVE" is Executive Produced by Sara Schaefer, Nikki Glaser and Kim Gamble. Brent Haynes and Maura Madden are Executive Producers for MTV. Nick Predescu and Shane Tilston are Executives in Charge of Production for the network.
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