USA Network is throwing the first ever "Psych Slumber Party," and fans are invited! Seven episodes. Six hours. Zero sleep. Stay up all night with the cast of "Psych" on Friday, Feb. 15, beginning at midnight and running through 6 a.m. Saturday.
The night will include a never-before-seen Shawn and Gus slumber party with seven fan-selected episodes, fan comments and videos on-air, a chance to win a trip to the "Psych" set and more!
"Psych" returns for its seventh season on Wednesday, Feb. 27.
Using its proven track record in social TV, USA Network and the cast of "Psych" are teaming up with the series' devoted fanbase to socially charge the first-ever, on-air "Slumber Party," Friday, Feb. 15, starting at midnight and concluding Saturday at 6 a.m. ET. The network is reinventing the viewer's choice marathon by making it a social, real-time party in which fans share the screen with the cast while watching at home. James Roday, Dulé Hill, Maggie Lawson and Tim Omundson will ham it up on screen through custom slumber party skits, while self-professed "Psych-Os" can get in on the action through an on-air Twitter ticker, video Touts, second screen trivia and prize giveaways, and GetGlue exclusive stickers. Fans can track all the "Slumber Party" activity via an online HQ, aptly named "PSYCHVille" and accessible at www.PSYCH.usanetwork.com. This one-of-a-kind event leads into the seventh season of "Psych," premiering on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 10 p.m.
"Using the power of social innovation, we are redefining the traditional on-air marathon stunt by leveraging a tried and true nostalgic theme, and creating compelling social offerings that make it a 'must experience' event for fans," said Alexandra Shapiro, USA's EVP, marketing and digital. "This seven-hour party will harness in real time the passion and creativity of the cast, the producers, the writers and the fans who together will give new meaning to all-night TV binge watching."
The "Psych" "Slumber Party" fun will go on until dawn with live activities including:
Fans wanting to see more of "Psych" can watch a 20-episode marathon on VOD hosted by Roday and Hill who selected their favorites and personally introduce each one.
Season seven of "Psych" will explore Gus' (Hill) personal life, feature the wedding of one of the main characters and deliver new "Psych-isms" crafted for the series' legions of devoted fans, affectionately known as "Psych-Os." Parminder Nagra will recur as Gus' girlfriend, exposing his romantic side and creating jealousy with Shawn. Additional guests include Katy Mixon, Garcelle Beauvais, Jeffrey Tambor, WWE's Big Show, as well as the return of Cybill Shepherd and Kristy Swanson.