MTV’s ‘Faking It’ Premieres April 22nd – First Look! (@GreggSulkin @thekatiestevens @BaileyBuntain)

Screen Shot 2014-01-12 at 1.56.46 PMMTVhas officially set a premiere date for their new seriesFaking It!

The big news was announced during Viacom’s panel at the 2014 TCA Winter Press Tour held at the Langham Huntington Hotel & Spa on Friday (January 10) in Pasadena, Calif.

Faking Itis a comedy that revolves around two best friends wholove each otherin slightly different ways. Theywill do almost anything to fit in and be popular in high school, including pretending to be something they are not. After numerous failed attempts to become popular, the girls are mistakenly outed as lesbians, which launches them to instant celebrity status. Seduced by their newfound fame, Karma and Amy decide to keep up their romantic ruse.

The series stars Katie Stevens as “Karma,” Rita Volk as “Amy,” Michael Willett as “Shane,” Gregg Sulkin as “Liam” and Bailey Buntain as “Lauren.”

Faking It is slated to air globally on MTV’s channels around the world beginning with its U.S. debut on April 22, 2014. Each episode of “Faking It” will air across MTV’s international channels beginning in June 2014 (check local listings).

First-look stills from the series PLUS photos of the cast at the TCA Winter Press Tour below…

Photos: Jason Kempin/Getty Images, MTV

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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