MTV TO AIR "MILEY: THE MOVEMENT" 90-MINUTE DELUXE EDITION FEATURING ALL NEW AND EXTENDED SCENES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6 AT 8:00 PM ET/PT
TWEET #UNLOCKMILEY TO REVEAL NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN CLIPS EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH THE MTV APP
New York, NY (October 3, 2013) - MTV today announced that a deluxe 90-minute edition of the new MTV documentary film "Miley: The Movement" will air on Sunday, October 6 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, featuring all-new, never-before-seen footage and extended scenes.
If Sunday is too far away, fans can band together to create a "movement" of their own by tweeting the hashtag #UnlockMiley to access two clips from the deluxe edition early and exclusively through the MTV App for iPhone and iPad devices. Fans can track the unlock status in real time at unlockmiley.mtv.com.
For the last four months, MTV has been granted unmatched access to Cyrus, who unabashedly takes viewers on her whirlwind journey from tween television sensation to one of pop music's most magnetic and unapologetically controversial artists. Building off the 60-minute premiere version, "Miley: The Movement" deluxe edition captures even more behind-the-scenes moments with Cyrus as she gears up for the release of her debut RCA Records album, "Bangerz" on Tuesday, October 8.
In addition, fans of the top-rated MTV series "Girl Code" will get an exclusive first look at the second season trailer during "Miley: The Movement" deluxe edition and ahead of the series Tuesday, October 29 premiere. For a 30-second sneak peek of the trailer, click here. "Miley: The Movement" and "Miley: The Movement" deluxe edition will also air internationally on MTV channels around the world in 2013. The film follows in the footsteps of similar enlightening documentaries that have featured the likes of such superstars as Lady Gaga, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Britney Spears and most recently, Demi Lovato.
@radical.media is the production company for "Miley: The Movement." Dave Sirulnick, Jonathan Mussman and Joanna Bomberg serve as Executive Producers for MTV. Justin Wilkes and Jon Doran are Executive Producers for @radical, Daniel Stolzman is Producer and Paul Bozymowski is the Director. "Miley: The Movement" is production of MTV News and Docs.
For additional information on Miley Cyrus, including music, videos, interviews, and news, visit her Artist Platform page at MileyCyrus.MTV.com, a part of MTV's music discovery site that powers MTV/CMT/VH1's network of 60 million passionate music fans online and 100M homes on-air.
Since launching in June, the MTV App for iPhone and iPad, provides fans unmatched access to current MTV Programming hits, as well as select iconic retro shows (including "Beavis and Butthead," "Daria" and "Laguna Beach"). Full-length episodes of select MTV hits are available for subscribers of participating TV providers via TV Everywhere. All users will be able to access exclusive original content that extends that narrative of the show, including after-shows, cast interviews and original webisodes. Additionally, users can access thousands of pieces of original short-form programming spanning news, music, style, movies, animation and comedy. Fans can download the app in the Apple App store here.
About Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus will release her new album "Bangerz," on October 8th which will include thirteen new tracks. Collaborating with renowned producers and songwriters such as Mike Will, Pharrell, Future, and will.i.am, this album marks a creative evolution for Miley. "Bangerz" is currently available for pre-order. Those who pre-order "Bangerz" at iTunes will get an instant grat track of "Wrecking Ball" and "We Can't Stop". Additionally both "We Can't Stop" and "Wrecking Ball" are available for purchase at all digital retails providers.
"Wrecking Ball," the second single from "Bangerz," was released on August 25 and immediately hit the #1 spot at on the iTunes Top Songs Chart, #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on Spotify. The video for "Wrecking Ball" became the fastest music video ever to reach CERTIFIED status, VEVO's milestone for videos delivering 100 million views in only 6 days. Cyrus shattered the previous record which she held for "We Can't Stop," which was CERTIFIED by VEVO in just 37 days after it premiered The first single "We Can't Stop" was released on June 3 and shot to #1 on iTunes in the US and 23 other countries. The single reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and has sold over 2 million tracks in the US alone. "We Can't Stop" also became Cyrus' first #1 single in the UK.
Miley Cyrus is a world renowned entertainer with record breaking success in film, television and music. She is a multiplatinum recording artist and has sold over 12 million albums and 20 million tracks in the US alone.
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