MTV RELEASES TRAILER FOR NEW SCRIPTED THRILLER "EYE CANDY" STARRING VICTORIA JUSTICE
New Series Debuts on Monday, January 12 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT
NEW YORK, NY (December 15, 2014) - MTV today released the trailer for its new scripted thriller "Eye Candy" starring Victoria Justice. The series will premiere on Monday, January 12 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. To check out the trailer click here.
"Eye Candy" is based on the best-selling novel of the same name by R.L. Stine and centers on tech genius Lindy, played by Victoria Justice, a 21-year-old hacker with a gift for seeing clues and connections in the digital world that others can't. Persuaded by her roommate to try online dating, Lindy begins to suspect that one of her suitors is a deadly cyber stalker. When the local cyber-crimes unit uncovers a potential serial killer in Manhattan, all signs point to this mysterious stalker. Teaming up with the cyber unit and some hacker friends, Lindy leads the charge to solve these murders while unleashing her own style of justice on the streets of New York City.
Justice fans can also catch her when she hosts "MTV's New Year's Eve 2015" along with Charlamagne live from Times Square on Wednesday, December 31 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT and during the special "Being Victoria" airing on Monday, January 5 at 2:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV.
"Eye Candy" also stars Casey Deidrick as "Tommy," Kiersey Clemons as "Sophia," John Garet Stoker as "Connor" and Harvey Guillen as "George."
For more ways to connect with "Eye Candy" like it on Facebook at Facebook.com/MTVEyeCandy or follow the show on Twitter @MTVEyeCandy.
"Eye Candy" is based on the best-selling novel of the same name by R.L. Stine. Christian Taylor serves as executive producer. The show is executive produced by Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity franchise, Insidious, Sinister, The Purge) and Catherine Hardwicke (Twilight, Thirteen, Lords of Dogtown) in association with Blumhouse Productions, Inc. Additional executive producers include Yvonne Bernard and Beth Elise Hawk. Emmy Grinwis and Tony Hernandez are co-executive producers. Production services provided by Jax Media.
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