abc family summer schedule pretty little liars chasing life mystery girls ABC Family summer 2014 schedule: 'Pretty Little Liars,' 'Switched at Birth,' 'The Fosters' and new shows

ABC Family has announced premiere dates for its summer schedule. In addition to returns for “Pretty Little Liars,” “Switched at Birth” and “The Fosters,” three new series — “Chasing Life,” “Young & Hungry” and “Mystery Girls” — will premiere.

“Pretty Little Liars” Season 5 is first with its premiere airing Tuesday, June 10 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

Following that season premiere is the series premiere of “Chasing Life,” a one-hour drama about a young journalist whose hard-working life takes a turn when she finds out she has cancer. Italia Ricci, Mary Page Keller, Haley Ramm, Rebecca Schull, Richard Brancatisano and Steven Weber star. 

“Switched at Birth” returns Monday, June 16 at 8 p.m. to continue its third season, followed by the Season 2 premiere of “The Fosters” at 9 p.m.

Two new comedies premiere Wednesday, June 25 — “Young & Hungry” at 8 p.m. and “Mystery Girls” at 8:30 p.m. “Young & Hungry” is the story of a blogger, Gabi (Emily Osment), trying to be a personal chef to Josh (Jonathan Sadowski), a wealthy, young entrepreneur. Gabi needs to impress Josh’s aide, Elliot (Rex Lee) and enlist the help of best friend Sofia (Aimee Carrero) and Josh’s housekeeper, Yolanda (Kym Whitley), to keep her job and maybe even find love.

“Mystery Girls” stars Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth as former TV detectives brought back together by a real-life mystery. When the witness to a crime happens to be a “Mystery Girls” super-fan who will only talk to the former stars, Charlie (Garth) and Holly (Spelling) use their TV-honed skills to solve the case.

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