“Rodents Freak Me Out!” – First up, a group of women take advantage of a free day at a brand new salon until a human-sized rodent gets loose. Then, Dustin finds himself trapped in a car, in pitch blackness, as two criminals terrorize him. Finally, a girl helps out at a cosmetics factory but soon finds herself in hot water when the repairman is burned with acid, in a new episode of “Freak Out,” premiering Wednesday, April 22 (10:30 – 11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on ABC Family.
Each episode of “Freak Out” will feature an unsuspecting mark, whose fears come to life before their eyes with elaborate special effects, intricate makeup, twisted actors, and multiple cameras capturing the scenario from every angle. Every frighteningly hilarious prank is deviously tailored with help from the victim’s friends and family to turn an everyday situation into someone’s scary moment, until they realize – they’ve been pranked.
495 Productions, with Founder and President SallyAnn Salsano, is the creative force behind numerous successful reality television series, including MTV’s “Jersey Shore,” “Snooki & JWOWW” and “FriendZone,” CMT’s “Party Down South,” SPIKE’s “Tattoo Nightmares,” VH1’s “Tool Academy,” TV Guide’s “Nail Files,” several seasons of HGTV‘s “Design Star,” and many others. Salsano serves as Executive Producer on “Freak Out,” along with Joel Zimmer of 495 Productions and Mark Herwick.
Source: ABC Family