ABC FAMILY KICKS OFF A NIGHT OF CUISINE AND CONUNDRUMS WITH
THE PREMIERES OF "YOUNG & HUNGRY" AND "MYSTERY GIRLS,"
AIRING WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25TH, STARTING AT 8:00PM ET/PT
Burbank, CA (June 2, 2014) - ABC Family continues its "New Comedy Wednesdays" with the debuts of hilarious comedies "Young & Hungry," starring Emily Osment and executive produced by Ashley Tisdale, and "Mystery Girls," starring and executive produced by Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth, on Wednesday, June 25th, beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.
"Young & Hungry" kicks the night off at 8:00 - 8:30 p.m. ET/PT. Gabi (Emily Osment), a feisty, young chef, has just landed an interview for her dream job - personal chef to tech millionaire Josh (Jonathan Sadowski). Josh's right hand man, Elliott (Rex Lee), is not impressed with Gabi, but Josh is won over by Gabi's ability to know exactly what he wants to eat. But when the romantic dinner Gabi planned to help Josh propose to his girlfriend takes a very unexpected turn, Gabi fears she may have lost the best job she ever had. Kym Whitley and Aimee Carrero also star. The premiere episode features a special appearance by "Top Chef" winner Michael Voltaggio.
"Young & Hungry" is produced by David Holden, Ashley Tisdale, Jessica Rhoades, Caryn Lucas, John Ziffren and Eric Tannenbaum and Kim Tannenbaum in association with CBS Television Studios. The show stars Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski, Rex Lee, Aimee Carrero and Kym Whitley.
"Mystery Girls," starring Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth, premieres at 8:30 - 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Charlie Contour (Garth) is a suburban housewife and mother, while Holly Hamilton (Spelling) longs for her glory days in the 90's when she was on television starring with Charlie as the "Mystery Girls." Both of their lives are disrupted when Nick (Miguel Pinzon), a witness to a crime and a "Mystery Girls" fanatic, will only speak to the infamous duo, and the former friends must reunite and put their TV crime-solving skills to the test.
"Mystery Girls" is produced Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth, Andy Gordon ("Last Man Standing"), Shepard Boucher ("Men at Work"), Maggie Malina ("Single Ladies") and John Ziffren. Tori Spelling and Shepard Boucher also serve as co-creators.
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