ORIGINAL DRAMA SERIES "BOMB GIRLS" TO PREMIERE TUESDAYS, STARTING ON SEPTEMBER 11, 2012 AT 10P ET AND AT 10P PT
World War II Era Drama Stars Academy Award(R) Nominee Meg Tilly
(Albuquerque, NM) Monday, August 6, 2012 - ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) today announced the original drama series Bomb Girls will air on Tuesdays, with the premiere scheduled for September 11, 2012 at 10p ET and at 10p PT. Bomb Girls, starring Golden Globe(R) Award winner Meg Tilly (Agnes of God, The Big Chill), takes place during World War II and captures a period when society was experiencing fundamental changes in the workplace and at home. At the heart of Bomb Girls are the stories of women who risk their lives in a munitions factory in support of the European front. Liberated from social and cultural restrictions, they embraced their newfound freedom, changing their lives - and the world around them - forever. Season one of Bomb Girls features six episodes with new episodes premiering Tuesdays at 10p ET and at 10p PT. Bomb Girls is produced by Muse Entertainment Enterprises and Back Alley Film Productions.
"Bomb Girls is powerful storytelling at its best," said Stan E. Hubbard, CEO of ReelzChannel. "The series features enticingly flawed characters confronting monumental changes in society, their workplace and personal lives - all set against the backdrop of a world at war. With an award-wining cast, unbelievable plot twists, bold humor and captivating emotional situations, we're tremendously excited to take our viewers into the turbulent and exciting world of Bomb Girls."
Bomb Girls also stars Jodi Balfour (The Sinking of Laconia), Sebastian Pigott (Saw 3D: The Final Chapter, Being Erica) and multiple Gemini(R) Award nominee Peter Outerbridge (The Listener, Nikita).
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