via press release:
GET TURNT UP ON PRESIDENTS DAY WITH MTV AS
“MY SUPER SWEET 16” RETURNS FOR A SPECIAL FEATURING
LIL WAYNE’S DAUGHTER REGINAE CARTER
ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16 AT 7PM ET/PT
It’s ‘Party All Day Day’ with MTV Artist To Watch Shawn Mendes Hosting the Festivities Featuring a Look Back at the Series’ Most Infamous Celebrants With “Sweet 16’s Most Wanted: Where Are They Now?” at 3:50 PM ET/PT
Click for a clip the “My Super Sweet 16 with Reginae Carter and Lil Wayne” here:
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New York, NY (February 10, 2015) – Get ready for all drama, excess and all the over the top fun when MTV celebrates Presidents Day with the return of “My Super Sweet 16” on Monday, February 16 as the memorable series celebrates its 10th anniversary. Witness the daughter of one of hip-hop’s biggest superstars celebrate the biggest night of her life with “My Super Sweet 16 with Reginae Carter and Lil Wayne” at 7 PM ET/PT. Before the big party, kick back and enjoy “Party All Day Day” as MTV Artist To Watch Shawn Mendes hosts the daylong celebration with wraps starting at 11 AM ET/PT featuring brand new “My Super Sweet 16” specials that take a look at what some of the series most memorable and infamous party princesses and playas are up to today with “Sweet 16’s Most Wanted: Where Are They Now?” beginning at 3:50 PM ET/PT.
“My Super Sweet 16 with Reginae Carter and Lil Wayne”
Hip-Hop mogul Lil Wayne has a daughter, Reginae, and she is finally turning 16. As hip-hop royalty, the pressure is on to throw the most talked about party of the year. However, friendship drama threatens to turn Reginae’s party into a spectacle of another sort. Will Weezy’s daughter’s coming of age celebration end up being totally fabulous or totally fizzle?
“Sweet 16’s Most Wanted: Where Are They Now?”
They planned… They cried… They partied… But what are your favorite “My Super Sweet 16” party princesses and playas up to today? “Sweet 16’s Most Wanted: Where Are They Now?” will revisit five all-star episodes, showcase what the former Sweet Sixteen-ers think of their shows today and reveal what they’re doing now that they’re all grown up. Who’s married? Who’s getting their PhD? Who’s still driving the car they got at their party? And who just recorded an album with Kayne West? We’ve got the super sweet scoop on these Sweet16 alums and many many more!
“Party All Day Day”
To celebrate the return of “My Super Sweet 16,” MTV is throwing a “Party All Day Day!” Pop’s newest superstar singer-songwriter, Shawn Mendes, hosts the ultimate Party Pic Challenge asking viewers to gather various birthday/party related items and post one big photo with them for a chance to win 10 tickets to a concert of their choice! Party All Day Day short-form programming also consists of party/birthday trivia, fun-facts, plus celebrity and viewer birthday shoutouts and fave/worst birthday memories.
According to research by MTV Insights, there’s a great deal of nostalgia for MTV’s “My Super Sweet 16.” Seventy-five percent of 18-to 24-year-olds say they loved watching the series and 50% say “it played a big part in my growing up.” Fifty percent of 18- to 24-year-olds also say they “get nostalgic for MTV’s Super Sweet 16.” These figures are supported by broader insights collected by MTV on its Millennial audience. According to MTV Insights, Millennials love to “eventize” moments in their lives, from everyday ordinary occasions to milestones such as a Sweet 16 party. Social media has transformed the Sweet 16 experience in recent years. While Millennials still dream of the big, highly personalized blowout, capturing these events across social media is nearly important to them as the event itself.
“My Super Sweet 16 with Reginae Carter and Lil Wayne” Special concept by Executive Producers Carlos King and Todd Tucker. Original Concept by Nina Diaz.
Methodology: MTVInsights Research fielded Jan 2015
Sample: 103 14-17 year olds, 111 18-24 year olds for a total of 214 14-24 year olds