MTV Debuts Trailer For Second Season of Hit Series 'Catfish: The TV Show' Premiering Tuesday, June 25 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT

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June 3rd, 2013

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MTV DEBUTS TRAILER FOR SECOND SEASON OF HIT SERIES “CATFISH: THE TV SHOW”
PREMIERING TUESDAY, JUNE 25 AT 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
NEW YORK, NY (June 3, 2013)MTV released today the season two trailer for its critically acclaimed docu-series "Catfish: The TV Show" which will premiere an expanded 16-episode second season on Tuesday, June 25 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.  To check out the trailer, click here.  
Leading up to the season premiere MTV will air “Hooked on Catfish: The Road to Season Two” on Monday, June 17 at 11:00 P.M. ET/PT.  From deep in America’s heartland Nev and Max take a break from tracking down wily catfish to unveil a fast-paced, 30-minute preview of the immersive stories of online romance in the second season.  For the first time, viewers will get a sneak peek at this season, including “Cassie and Steve,” which features a Florida girl who pursues her fiancé, a busy Atlanta rapper, that she’s never met and “Anthony and Marq,” which tells the story of an Iraq veteran captivated by a sensitive mystery man.  In addition, Nev and Max show viewers how they have fun on their few days off and update some of the most intriguing stories that became fan favorites during the show’s first season. 
The second season comes on the heels of a highly successful first season in which the show was MTV’s highest-rated series premiere at 11:00 p.m. in network history and is the highest rated start to an MTV series since 2007.  Additionally, it was the highest-rated new cable series of 2012 and Monday’s #1 cable series.  Season one averaged a 2.3 P12-34 rating, and drew 2.4 million total viewers.
Viewers can go to MTV.com for sneak peeks of the show including bonus and extended scenes, plus exclusive interviews. For even more information and exclusive content, fans can “like” the “Catfish: The TV Show” Facebook page at facebook.com/MTVcatfish.
 
*Source: Nielsen, Live+SD. 11/12/12-2/18/13. P12-34 unless noted otherwise, Ranked on 000s. Catfish: Start= first 6 eps. Ad-supported cable networks only.
Catfish: The TV Show” is produced by RelativityREAL and Catfish Picture Company LLC for MTV with RelativityREAL’s  Tom Forman, Brad Bishop, Julie Link Steffens serving as executive producers alongside David Metzler, Ariel Schulman, Henry Joost, Nev Schulman, Andrew Jarecki and Mark Smerling. Marshall Eisen, Nomi Ernst Leidner, and Dave Sirulnick are Executive Producers for MTV.  RelativityREAL’s Jonathan Karshis is Co-Executive producer.  Kelly Ostreicher is Supervising Producer, MTV.  Jonathan Mussman is Executive in Charge, MTV.

 

 
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