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Lifetime Picks Up Docu-Series Deadline

Lifetime has picked up a documentary series, ordering eight hour episodes from Evolution Media, Deadline.com reports. The series, “Prom Queens,” focuses on high school girls as they vie to be crowned queen of their senior prom, the story notes.

The series, which will air in the slot after “Dance Moms,” premieres Aug. 14 at 10 p.m.

“Doug Ross, Alex Baskin, Mark Herwick, Kathleen French and Greg Stewart are executive producing alongside Rob Sharenow, Gena McCarthy and Abigail Harvey of Lifetime,” the report adds.