GEORGIA TECH SCORES FINAL STOP ON USA NETWORK'S NATIONWIDE "SUITS" COLLEGE TOUR AFTER SOCIALLY-DRIVEN COMPETITION
USA Screens SUITS Finale At Georgia Tech and Hosts Q&A With Stars Rick Hoffman and Amanda Schull On Wednesday, April 2
SUITS Season 3 Finale Airs Thursday, April 10 at 9/8c
NEW YORK, NY - March 25, 2014 - After visiting seven jam-packed auditoriums on the nationwide SUITS College Tour, USA announced the winner of the eighth and final university; Georgia Tech. On Wednesday, April 2, Georgia Tech fans will be treated to an exclusive screening of the final two episodes of SUITS' third season, followed by an interactive Q&A with series' stars, Rick Hoffman (Louis Litt) and Amanda Schull (Katrina Bennett).
Students from 950 different colleges cast more than 160,000 nominations for a chance to win a SUITS finale screening on their campus. The top 10 universities with the most nominations competed in a socially-driven competition yielding more than 2,000 custom posts. Georgia Tech's student participation was 250% greater than the competition, featuring original content including a @SuitUpGATech Twitter account, a fan Facebook page and various photo shoots around campus.
The season three finale of SUITS airs on Thursday, April 10 at 9/8c on USA. Created and executive produced by Aaron Korsh, the series stars Gabriel Macht ("Love and Other Drugs"), SAG(R) Award nominee Patrick J. Adams ("Rosemary's Baby"), Gina Torres ("Firefly"), Rick Hoffman ("Samantha Who"), Meghan Markle ("CSI: Miami") and Sarah Rafferty ("Brothers & Sisters"). SUITS was one of 2013's top ten scripted shows in basic cable prime among P18-49 (2.38MM), P25-54 (2.39MM), and P18-34 (1.28MM).
Season 4 of SUITS will return to USA this summer.
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