LOVE IS IN THE AIRWAVES ON NICKELODEON’S “SECRET CRUSH WEEKEND” FRIDAY, FEB. 5 – SUNDAY, FEB. 7
“Secret Crush Weekend” Features Nick Stars Revealing Dating Secrets and Introducing Brand-New Episodes of iCarly, True Jackson, VP, The Troop with Guest Star Victoria Justice and Big Time Rush
TeenNick to Premiere Special Hour-long Love-Themed Episode of Degrassi: The Next Generation, Friday Feb. 5
NEW YORK – Jan. 25, 2010 – Crushes are revealed and secrets are unsealed during Nickelodeon’s “Secret Crush Weekend” featuring primetime premieres from the hit series iCarly, True Jackson, VP, The Troop and the new music-inspired hit comedy Big Time Rush, Friday, Feb. 5 – Saturday, Feb. 6. Throughout the weekend, viewers will go behind-the-scenes with Nickelodeon’s teen stars Miranda Cosgrove, Keke Palmer, Victoria Justice, the Big Time Rush cast and other Nick stars as they spill secrets about first crushes, worst pick-up lines, what they look for in a guy or girl, embarrassing date moments and more. The episodes will encore in a marathon on Sunday, Feb. 7 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT).
TeenNick will premiere a new hour-long special episode of the hit series Degrassi: The Next Generation on Friday, Feb. 5 at 9:00 p.m. (ET). In “Love Games,” it’s matchmaker week at Degrassi, and Declan's chasing the one girl who's immune to his charms -- Holly J. Meanwhile, Leia wants to step things up with Danny, and turns to her best friend, Chantay, for advice. A shocked Chantay is torn between advising Leia and pursuing the secret crush she’s had on Danny since middle school.
The line-up for Nickelodeon’s “Secret Crush Weekend” is as follows (all times are ET/PT):
Friday, Feb. 5
- 8:00PM - iCarly “iEnrage Gibby”
After Gibby introduces his new girlfriend Tasha to the group, tempers flare when Gibby finds Tasha and Freddie in what he misunderstands as a compromising position. Gibby vows revenge and challenges Freddie to a fight. Meanwhile, Spencer’s art career really takes off when the local paper incorrectly reports his death.
- 8:30PM - Big Time Rush “Big Time Love Song”
The guys all chase the same girl, causing problems in the band for the first time. Gustavo wants the guys to sing a syrup-y love song as their next single, but their journey through love, fighting and heartbreak lead them to record the song as an anti-love song. Lorenzo Llamas guest stars as the kooky Dr. Hollywood who has to treat James when he has a mysterious allergic attack.
Saturday, Feb. 6
- 8:00PM - iCarly “iEnrage Gibby” (ENCORE)
- 8:30PM - True Jackson, VP “True Valentine”
True decides to ask Jimmy to her school’s Valentine’s dance, but only as “friends” to spare her feelings if he says no. But Jimmy’s own plans to take their relationship to the next level are ruined when he takes True for her word and thinks she only wants to be friends.
- 9:00PM - The Troop “Speed” (Victoria Justice guest stars)
Jake and Hayley must pretend to be a couple in order to catch the Eris Fairy (Victoria Justice) that’s been running around the school breaking up couples in love. Felix works furiously to trap the Eris Fairy only to realize how much he relates to her situation. Victoria Justice guest stars as the Eris Fairy.
- 9:30PM- Big Time Rush “Big Time Love Song” (ENCORE)
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Photo Credit: Miranda Cosgrove (Carly) Photo: Lisa Rose © 2010 Viacom Internatiional, Inc.