JONATHAN AND DREW SCOTT, STARS OF HGTV'S "PROPERTY BROTHERS," TO GUEST STAR IN USA NETWORK'S CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED COMEDY "PLAYING HOUSE"
Highly Anticipated Second Season to Premiere August 4, 2015 at 10/9c
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - June 18, 2015- Drew and Jonathan Scott, stars of HGTV's 'Property Brothers,' have been tapped to guest star in the second season of USA Network's critically-acclaimed half-hour comedy series PLAYING HOUSE. The Scott brothers will appear as themselves to remake Maggie Caruso's (Lennon Parham) body into the 'hottest property on the market.' The episode featuring the brothers will air as part of the back-to-back episode season two premiere of PLAYING HOUSE on Tuesday, August 4 beginning at 10/9c.
The charismatic twin brothers are best known as the stars of the hit series "Property Brothers," as well as "Buying & Selling" and "Brother Vs. Brother." Along with their winning blend of sibling rivalry and humor, they have a rare knack for finding fixer-uppers and turning them into perfect properties. Jonathan, a renowned designer and licensed contractor, and Drew, a seasoned agent, have bought and renovated real estate for over 15-years. The brothers' fresh, functional approach has found success in cities across North America and around the world. With their broad experience and complementary skills, the dynamic, design-savvy duo can solve any property problem. In addition to their on-screen success, Drew and Jonathan founded Scott Brothers Entertainment, which produces engaging content for TV, film and digital platforms. In early 2014 they launched the Scott Living Collection, a growing line of indoor and outdoor furniture and décor, combining quality, luxury and affordability. When not working on their popular series, they pursue other projects - Drew as an actor and director, Jonathan as an award-winning illusionist. As sports enthusiasts both brothers hold 2nd degree black belts in karate and have taken part in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Games. They also serve as global ambassadors for World Vision, working to improve child protection domestically and abroad. They are represented by CAA.
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Critics have hailed "Playing House" as "... next-level hilarious... ," "a rare gem," and "Punch-You-In-The-Gut Funny," making it one of USA's most talked about series.
The critically acclaimed comedy PLAYING HOUSE returns for a season two with an innovative windowing structure that, each week, will allow viewers to preview next week's episode on their Video-On-Demand platforms. Childhood best friends Maggie Caruso (Lennon Parham) and Emma Crawford (Jessica St. Clair) are in store for one of their biggest adventures yet - raising a baby. This season, Maggie and Emma navigate their way through life as co-parents to Maggie's daughter Charlotte. The colorful residents of Pinebrook, CT also return including Emma's first love Mark (Keegan Michael Key) and her eccentric mom, Gwen (Jane Kaczmarek). The series is from Universal Cable Productions, in addition to St. Clair and Parham, PLAYING HOUSE is executive produced by Ravi Nandan of A24 Films("Hesher") and Scot Armstrong of American Work, Inc. ("Old School," "Hangover 2").
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