This July, Brand New Series FINDING CARTER and VIRGIN TERRITORY Debut, as well as Season Premieres of RIDICULOUSNESS, LOSING IT,

— June 26, 2014

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  • TRL is back for one day only with TOTAL ARIANA LIVE, a new music documentary with singer-songwriter Ariana Grande on Wednesday, July 2 at 7 p.m. ET
  • The life of a teenage girl is turned upside-down in the series premiere of FINDING CARTER, Tuesday, July 8 at 10 p.m. ET
  • Stories of deception and love are revealed in the Season 3 finale of CATFISH: THE TV SERIES, Wednesday, July 9 at 10 p.m. ET, followed by a special bonus episode at 11 p.m. ET
  • All-new sidesplitting viral videos are discussed in the Season 5 premiere of  RIDICULOUSNESS, Thursday, July 10 at 10 p.m. ET, followed by the series premiere of SNACK-OFF at 10:30 p.m. ET
  • MTV explores the tricky world of virginity in the series premiere of VIRGIN TERRITORY, Wednesday, July 16 at 11 p.m. ET
  • LOSING IT premieres Sunday, July 20 at 10 p.m. ET followed by the return of hilarious and sassy discussions about sex and relationships on 1 GIRL 5 GAYS: ALL STARS at 10:30 p.m. ET  
  • Things get heated during a reunion between Clare and Eli in the Season 13D finale of DEGRASSI, Tuesday, July 29 at 9 p.m. ET

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Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for July. All programming is subject to change (all times ET; visit mtv.ca to confirm local broadcast times).

Tuesday, July 1

10 p.m. ET 16 & PREGNANT REUNION *Special Premiere*

From Jefferson City, Missouri, Savannah had a difficult upbringing. Raised by an alcoholic mother, Savannah’s only stable support system was her boyfriend, Stone. However, after finding out she was pregnant, Savannah and Stone split. Now Savannah is left trying to figure out how to co-parent as friends despite the romantic feelings still brewing between them.

11:30 p.m. ET 16 & PREGNANT UNSEEN MOMENTS *Special Premiere*

High school socialite Jordan, from Baldwin, Maryland is a popular girl with big dreams of joining the Army. However, after she began dating Derek, all her plans changed. When Jordan and Derek got pregnant, they found themselves on their own, with nowhere to go. At eight months pregnant, Jordan is forced to couch hop at friends’ places and store her stuff in her old minivan in search of finding a stable home before the baby arrives.

Wednesday, July 2

7 p.m. ET TOTAL ARIANA LIVE *Special Premiere*

MTV is bringing back its legendary music series TRL for one day only, taking over the iconic MTV Times Square studio for TOTAL ARIANA LIVE.  Hosted by MTV News' Sway Calloway, the 30-minute special will bring fans closer to Ariana than ever before where she will perform a stripped down version of her number-one hit "Problem", debut her new single, "Break Free", and make a surprise announcement.

11 p.m. ET CATFISH: UNTOLD STORIES 2 ­ *Special Premiere*

This hour-long special gives viewers a dynamic way to relive weird but true “catfishing” tales. Featuring Nev Shulman and Max Joseph as hosts, the specials will include interviews with the real-life participants sharing their wild, crazy, and bizarre experiences.

Tuesday, July 8

10 p.m. ET FINDING CARTER *Series Premiere*

The series follows Carter (Kathryn Prescott), a young girl who has a perfect life with her single mother Lori (Milena Govich), until a police bust at a party reveals that Lori had abducted Carter as a child. Now, Carter returns to her biological family and must navigate through her new life whilst vowing to be reunited with Lori.

Wednesday, July 9

12 a.m. ET THE VALLEYS *Season 1 Finale*

Everything seems to be going well on the night of the big event until Natalee arrives planning to gate crash the party. Meanwhile, Jenna finally gives into temptation with Leeroy, and Chidgey and Natalee discuss their situation and get back together before both leaving Cardiff. Everyone says as an emotional goodbye before returning home.

10 p.m. ET CATFISH: THE TV SERIES *Season 3 Finale*

Nev Schulman, and his filmmaking pal, Max Joseph, take online dating to new heights as they bring together online daters revealing their true identities in the Season 3 finale. These incredible voyages are filled with mystery, uncertainty, forgiveness, joy, and even shocking revelations.

11 p.m. ET CATFISH BONUS EPISODE *Special Premiere*

A special bonus episode of CATFISH brings more stories of online daters revealing their true identities. Nev Shulman and Max Joseph help star-crossed lovers discover if the person they have had a seemingly deep emotional relationship with is legitimate or if they are, in fact, a "catfish.”

Thursday, July 10

12 a.m. ET THE VALLEYS *Season 2 Premiere*

Carley, Chidgey, Jenna, Lateysha, Liam and Nicole return to the house and are joined by twins, Anthony and Jason who immediately cause carnage. Carley and Chidgey pretend they're in a relationship and to be more convincing, they kiss. After a huge food fight, the girls get revenge on the boys by putting fish in their beds. When Carley's asked to DJ by Jordan, it causes more tension between her and Liam.

10 p.m. ET RIDICULOUSNESS *Season 5 Premiere*

Rob Dyrdek hosts this series in front of a studio audience where he presents the funniest viral videos that he puts into different categories such as "Redneck Good Times," "Worst Case Scenario" to "What Happened Last Night," and more.

10:30 p.m. ET SNACK-OFF *Series Premiere*

From the mind of Rob Dyrdek (RIDICULOUSNESS) comes a cooking competition series unlike any other, which takes mundane munchies and elevates it to a fully baked art-form. The half-hour series sees a group of amateur chefs battle it out in an array of "snack" inspired challenges. Host Eddie Huang brings his culinary skills and snack-expertise to help guide contestants through these unique challenges.

Friday, July 11

10 p.m. ET EX ON THE BEACH *Series Premiere*

Narrated by Irish comedian Andrew Maxwell, the series features eight single men and women enjoying a summer holiday in paradise whilst looking for love. However, just when things are beginning to get intense, they are joined by their exes to shake things up. To complicate things further, each ex is either craving painful revenge or to rekindle their love.

Tuesday, July 15

11 p.m. ET TEEN MOM 2 TODDLER MOMENTS SPECIAL *Special Premiere*

This special premiere episode follows various young women as they grapple with dramatic new situations that will impact their lives in the most profound and emotional ways. Chelsea surprises Aubree with a puppy, Leah's daughter Ali says a naughty word, Jace helps Jenelle find a lost item, and Issac becomes more social.

Wednesday, July 16

10 p.m. ET TEEN MOM 2 *Season 5B Premiere*

The season premiere follows Janelle, Kailyn, Chelsea and Leah as they grapple with dramatic new situations that will impact their lives in the most profound and emotional ways.

11 p.m. ET VIRGIN TERRITORY *Series Premiere*

This all-new series explores the real-life stories of 15 young adults from across the country as they navigate the complexities of relationships and one of the most complicated and emotional decisions of their young adult lives: whether to have sex or remain a virgin.

Sunday, July 20

10 p.m. ET LOSING IT *Season 3 Premiere*

Young adulthood is a time for exploration, new relationships, and sexual firsts.  MTV viewers share their experiences of having sex for the first time and how it has affected them for better or worse.

10:30 p.m. ET 1 GIRL 5 GAYS: ALL STAR *Season 6 Premiere*

1 GIRL 5 GAYS brings together host Lauren Collins with a panel of five gay men for frank, funny, and sometimes fierce discussions on sex and relationships. The alternating group of gay men, chosen for their honesty, individuality, and confidence, never shy away from outrageous or taboo subject matters. Discussions revolve around everything from masturbation, Madonna, and matrimony to family dinners, embarrassing erections, and favourite underwear.

Tuesday, July 22

9:30 p.m. ET AFTER DEGRASSI *Season 4 Finale*

Self-proclaimed super fans, alongside co-hosts Lauren Toyota and Phoebe Dykstra, get together to dish on the latest drama from the season. The hosts make predictions about future storylines, play interactive games with the cast members, and show exclusive clips from future episodes.     

Wednesday, July 23

12 a.m. ET THE VALLEYS *Season 2 Finale*

In the Season 2 finale, the nine youngsters dreaming of a life of stardom, limousines, flashing paparazzi bulbs and adoring fans continue their search for fame and success. The gang prepares for the Valleywood club night, but one member decides to call it a day moments before the launch.

Thursday, July 24

12 a.m. ET THE VALLEYS *Season 3 Premiere*

The youngsters from the South Wales Valleys continue to live out their dreams in Cardiff with the help from their new bosses, AK and JordanA new stripper housemate joins the ranks with the other hopefuls, as they continue in their quest for fame and fortune.

Thursday, July 29

9 p.m. ET DEGRASSI *Season 13D Finale*

Maya (Olivia Scriven), Zig (Ricardo Hoyos), and Zoë (Ana Golja) plan to attend a Degrassi dance, but get stranded at the Matlin house due to an unexpected storm. Meanwhile, Clare (Aislinn Paul) heads to NYC for an interview at Columbia and fears running into Eli (Munro Chambers), and Drew (Luke Bilyk) searches for missing Becky (Sarah Fisher).

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