LOGO'S "NEWNOWNEXT MOVIES" DEBUTS FIVE NEW MOVIES
Films Feature Stars including Jennifer Coolidge, Mindy Cohn, Heather Matarazzo, Leslie Jordan and John Waters
New Movie to Premiere Every Sunday at 10pm Beginning October 16th
NEW YORK, October 12, 2011 - Logo's movie franchise "NewNowNext Movies" presents the "next big" indie hits that film festivals, fans and critics have all adored. Remember you saw them here first on Logo! Be sure to catch two musical comedies, a drama about a love triangle and two irreverent comedies. "NewNowNext Movies" begins with the network premiere of "The Four-Faced Liar" Sunday, October 16th at 10/9c.
The following movies are set to debut as part of "NewNowNext Movies":
"The Four-Faced Liar" (Network Premiere) Sunday, October 16 at 10/9c
A scandal threatens to tear apart a group of friends. As one friend falls in love with someone else's girlfriend, these four twenty-somethings encounter severe growing pains around love all while attempting to "make it" in New York City.
"Violet Tendencies" (Network Premiere) Sunday, October 23rd at 10/9c
Mindy Cohn ("The Facts of Life") stars as Violet. As she surrounds herself with gorgeous and eccentric gay friends, she seemingly neglects to find a love interest of her own. In her search for a meaningful relationship, Violet is faced with the difficult decision of choosing between her group of gay best friends and her own "Mr. Right."
"Spork" (Network Premiere) Sunday, October 30th at 10/9c
This musical comedy follows the life of "Spork" - a total outcast navigating her way through junior high school. In an attempt to overcome bullying from a gang of girls, Spork learns all the right moves for the next school dance.
"Camp" (Logo Premiere) Sunday, November 6th at 10/9c
Every summer, teenagers retreat to Camp Ovation - a theatre camp that's become a safe place for kids like unlucky-in-love Ellen or Michael. This year, things are different when gorgeous Vlad arrives and wins the hearts of every girl at camp... and Michael. When Vlad starts to bond with Ellen, does Michael even stand a chance? Packed with catchy musical numbers and teenage heartache, Camp is a must-see for any self-respecting "gleek"!
"Mangus" (Network Premiere) Sunday, November 13th at 10/9c
Mangus Spedgwick wants nothing more than to continue his family tradition of playing Jesus in "Jesus Christ Spectacular," but when he's paralyzed in a freak accident, things get a little complicated. With the help of trailer-trash diva Cookie (Jennifer Coolidge) and her daughter, Jessica (Heather Matarazzo), Mangus will stop at nothing to win back the role! Also featuring Leslie Jordan & John Waters.
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