USA Network 2013 Upfront Event
New York, NY: On Thursday May 16, 2013 @ Pier 36, USA cable’s #1 network, closes out Upfront Week with a grand scale spectacular event featuring the stars of the network’s powerful stable of original programming. The USA Upfront will be emceed by the cast of the network’s critically acclaimed series SUITS and feature talent from across the network’s originals – which now include drama, reality and comedy. The event will feature performances by New York based DJ’s Andrew Andrew and indie rock band Passion Pit, who will close out the evening with a performance complimented with Fireworks by Grucci.
This summer, USA kicks off a sizzling slate of originals featuring the provocative new original GRACELAND and thrilling competition reality series SUMMER CAMP. USA’s stable of hit originals includes seven returning critically acclaimed series: SUITS, BURN NOTICE, ROYAL PAINS, WHITE COLLAR, PSYCH, COVERT AFFAIRS and NECESSARY ROUGHNESS. This fall, USA makes room for comedy with the top-rated and award-winning series MODERN FAMILY joining the USA’s cast of characters. In addition to SUMMER CAMP, the network will premiere the new reality series THE CHOIR in the fourth quarter and PARTNERS IN CRIME in 2014. USA broadcasts spectacular live television 52-weeks a year with WWE RAW and features cable’s best portfolio of acquired series including “NCIS,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “CSI,” “House,” “Law & Order: Criminal Intent,” and also new in 2013, “NCIS: LA.”
Sofia Vergara (MODERN FAMILY), John Stamos (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS), Julie Bowen (MODERN FAMILY), Matt Bomer (WHITE COLLAR), Ty Burrell(MODERN FAMILY), Eric Stonestreet (MODERN FAMILY), Gabriel Macht (SUITS), Patrick J. Adams (SUITS), Aaron Tveit (GRACELAND), Daniel Sunjata(GRACELAND), Piper Perabo (COVERT AFFAIRS), Callie Thorne (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS), Mark Feuerstein (ROYAL PAINS), James Roday (PSYCH), Dule Hill(PSYCH), Tim DeKay (WHITE COLLAR), Sharon Gless (BURN NOTICE), Campbell Scott (ROYAL PAINS), Hill Harper (COVERT AFFAIRS), Paulo Costanzo (ROYAL PAINS), Mehcad Brooks (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS), Bruce Campbell (BURN NOTICE), Christopher Gorham (COVERT AFFAIRS), Serinda Swan (GRACELAND),Gina Torres (SUITS), Ariel Winter (MODERN FAMILY), Nolan Gould (MODERN FAMILY), Aubrey Anderson-Emmons (MODERN FAMILY), Peter Gallagher(COVERT AFFAIRS), Vanessa Ferlito (GRACELAND), Manny Montana (GRACELAND), Scott Cohen (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS), Brandon Jay McLaren(GRACELAND), Rick Hoffman (SUITS), Meghan Markle (SUITS), Sarah Rafferty (SUITS), Kari Matchett (COVERT AFFAIRS), Maggie Lawson (PSYCH), Kirsten Nelson (PSYCH), Timothy Omundson (PSYCH), Coby Bell (BURN NOTICE), David Anders (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS), Corbin Bernsen (PSYCH), Brooke D’Orsay(ROYAL PAINS), Coby Bell (BURN NOTICE), Karissa Lee Staples (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS), Gareth Malone (THE CHOIR), Louis Gelormino (PARTNERS IN CRIME) Mario Galluci (PARTNERS IN CRIME), Sheamus (WWE RAW) and Alberto Del Rio (WWE RAW), Ray Rice (Baltimore Ravens), Cat Greenleaf (TALK STOOP), among others