ABC Family 2014 Summer Schedule
3 New shows and 3 night of original programming are coming to ABC Family this summer. The recently picked up comedy series; Young & Hungry, Mystery Girls and the new network drama Chasing Life have all found spots on ABC Family’s summer line-up. To accompany these new series fan favorites; Pretty Little Liars, Switched at Birth and The Fosters will all return in June with new episodes. Pretty Little Liars returns for its fifth season in which the PLLs must dodge their dreaded nemesis, “A,” while navigating a world with Alison back in it. The series will hit milestone 100th episodes during its fifth season. Switched At Birth returns as the characters deal with the consequences of decisions made in the mid-season finale. And The Fosters returns for its second season where it will continue to explore the growing Fosters clan.
ABC FAMILY 2014 SUMMER SCHEDULE
8 P.M. – SWITCHED AT BIRTH (3rd SEASON PART B PREMIERES JUNE 16th 2014)
9 P.M. – THE FOSTERS (2nd SEASON PREMIERES June 16th 2014)
8 P.M. – PRETTY LITTLE LIARS (5TH SEASON PREMIERES June 10th 2014)
9 P.M. – CHASING LIFE (SERIES PREMIERE June 10th 2014)
8 P.M. – YOUNG & HUNGRY (SERIES PREMIERE June 25th 2014)
8:30 P.M. – MYSTERY GIRLS (SERIES PREMIERE June 25th 2014)
UPCOMING ORIGINAL SERIES
CHASING LIFE - Series Premiere June 10th, at 9:00 - 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Coming in 2014, this new series follows twenty-something April (Italia Ricci), a smart and quick-witted aspiring journalist, who is trying to work her way up the ladder at a Boston newspaper by trying to impress her hard-nosed editor. When not pursuing the latest scoop, April tries to balance her ambitious career with her family – her widowed mom Sara, rebellious little sister Brenna and her grandmother. Just as things start to look up at work, home and on the romance front with co-worker Dominic, April gets the devastating news from an estranged uncle that she has cancer.
"Young & Hungry" - premieres June 25th, at 8:00 - 8:30 p.m. ET/PT.
Two worlds collide when Josh a wealthy young tech entrepreneur, meets Gabi (Emily Osment), a feisty young food blogger, looking to be his personal chef. Gabi is desperate for the job and must prove herself, mostly to Josh's aide, Elliot (Rex Lee), who prefers a famous chef for the job. When Josh enlists Gabi to prepare a romantic meal for him and his girlfriend, the dinner goes awry and Gabi finds herself in a very awkward position. With the help of her best friend Sofia (Aimee Carrero) and Josh's housekeeper Yolanda (Kym Whitley), Gabi turns a difficult situation into an opportunity for employment and maybe even love.
"Mystery Girls" - premieres June 25th, at 8:30 - 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.
The comedy series follows two former detective TV show starlets brought back together by a real-life mystery. 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. 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.