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Friday, March 15
Original Series - Episode Premiere
Gravity Falls "The Deep End"
(9:00 PM - 9:30 PM ET/PT)
When Mabel befriends a cute Merman trapped in the deep end of the public pool, she's determined to return him to his family in the ocean - even though that means her whirlwind
romance will come to an end. Meanwhile, Dipper learns that Wendy is a lifeguard at the pool, so he decides that the best way to spend time with her is to volunteer.
ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2013-14 season (the show's second) on 7/29/13
DESCRIPTION: (from Disney Channel's press release, July 2013) A second season of the hit Disney Channel series "Gravity Falls" has been ordered, it was announced today by Eric Coleman, Senior Vice President, Original Series, Disney Television Animation. The animated comedy, created and executive-produced by Alex Hirsch, follows twin brother and sister Dipper (voiced by Jason Ritter) and Mabel Pines (voiced by Kristen Schaal) as they spend summer with their eccentric great uncle Stan (voiced by Hirsch), in the wondrous town of Gravity Falls. The series' growing fan base looks for the unique "secret message" at the end of each episode's credits. The key for decoding the message is incorporated in various episodes.