Today, MTV debuted this trailer for Season 2 of Catfish: The TV Show, which premieres the first of its 16 episodes June 25 at 10pm ET/PT.
Season 1 of Catfish: The TV Show was MTV’s highest-rated series premiere at 11pm in network history, and is the highest-rated start to an MTV series since 2007. It was also the highest-rated new cable series of 2012, and Monday’s No. 1 cable series. According to Nielsen numbers quoted in an MTV release, Season 1 of Catfish: The TV Show averaged a 2.3 P12-34 rating, and drew 2.4 million total viewers.
In Catfish: The TV Show Season 2, Nev Schulman and Max Joseph again attempt to unite young couples by taking their online-only romantic relationships offline and in person.
Before the Season 2 premiere, MTV will air Hooked on Catfish: The Road to Season Two on June 17 at 11pm ET/PT. This half-hour special previews Season 2, including a sneak peek at “Cassie and Steve,” which features a Florida girl who pursues her fiancé, a busy Atlanta rapper, whom she’s never met; and “Anthony and Marq,” which tells the story of an Iraq veteran captivated by a sensitive mystery man. In addition, Nev and Max show viewers how they have fun on their few days off and update some of the most intriguing stories that became fan favorites during Season 1 of Catfish.
MTV will also be airing a marathon of the complete first season of Catfish, hosted by Nev Schulman and Max Joseph, June 23 beginning at 9am ET/PT.
Hooked on Catfish: The Road to Season Two premieres June 17 at 11pm ET/PT on MTV.
Catfish: The TV Show Season 2 airs Tuesdays at 10pm ET/PT on MTV beginning June 25.