UK fans can now see Gia on ‘Gigantic’! Nickelodeon UK & Ireland have announced the exciting news in a new trailer that Nickelodeon UK & Ireland/HD will start to show Gigantic, a popular 18-episode half-hour scripted comedy drama series, Thursdays at 9:31pm from Thursday 28th July 2016, as part of Nick@Nite!
Shot and set in Los Angeles, Gigantic features an ensemble cast that includes Grace Gummer, the daughter of Meryl Streep, and Gia Mantegna, the daughter of Joe Mantegna, as two of the lead characters who navigate the privileges and pitfalls of having Hollywood A-list parents.
Set in the world of the Hollywood elite, packed with parties and privilege, Gigantic follows the coming-of-age stories of a fictional group of teens as they navigate friendships, romances and a Hollywood lifestyle. The ensemble cast includes: 17-year-old Anna Moore (Gummer) and her younger brother, Walt Moore (Tony Oller, MKTO), both kids of a famous movie star couple, Jennifer and John Moore (portrayed by Helen Slater and Patrick Fabian, respectively); Anna’s best friend Piper Katins (Jolene Purdy); Piper’s brother, Finn Katins (Malcolm David Kelley, MKTO); frenemy Vanessa King (Mantegna) and Anna’s longtime crush Joey Colvin (Ryan Rottman).
Gigantic explores the complicated lives of teenagers and parents through a variety of lenses, allowing the audience in on the provocative and privileged world of celebrity, while also examining the everyday angst that’s relatable to all teens.