[07/15/11 - 02:07 PM] Video: First Episode of MTV's Scripted Series "Awkward." Available on MTV.com Now! Watch the show's pilot right here prior to its premiere on Tuesday, July 19 at 11:00/10:00c.
[via press release from MTV]
First Episode of MTV's Scripted Series "Awkward." Available on MTV.com Now!
EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT IT....
"A SMART COMEDY"
"Easy to fall in love with"
"My So-Called Life as narrated by Juno"
MTV is debuting the first episode of their new scripted series "AWKWARD." on MTV.com before the premiere on TUESDAY, JULY 19 at 11PM EST/PST.
"AWKWARD." takes an irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton, played by Ashley Rickards ("Fly Away," "One Tree Hill"), whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. Narrated in the first-person voice of Jenna's blog posts, "AWKWARD.", captures the humor within the struggles and experiences everyone can relate to from their formative years. The series picks up in the aftermath of the accident as she must deal with a new not-so-fun stigma, while at the same time managing the other daily drama that comes with being a teenager. From a secret relationship with a popular guy, to being undermined by a mean girl, and parents who just don't get it - Jenna's misfortune will eventually serve as the catalyst for amazing change, but it's not without some missteps and mishaps along the way.