Lifetime Television plans to spend the summer with the Beach Girls.
The six-hour series, starring Rob Lowe (The West Wing, Salem’s Lot) and Julia Ormond (Sabrina, Legends of the Fall), will debut July 31, the network said.
Other summer highlights for Lifetime include:
• The “I Do” Diaries:Royal Weddings(working title), airing Sunday, June 5 at 11 p.m. (EST/PST),will provide an inside look at some of the most celebrated royal nuptials in recent history.
• cyber seduction: His Secret Life -- starring Kelly Lynch (Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story, The Jacket), Jeremy Sumpter (Peter Pan, Clubhouse) and Lyndsy Fonseca (I Do, They Don’t, The Young and the Restless) -- tells “the story of a popular suburban high-school sophomore whose addiction to Internet pornography wreaks havoc on his life and begins to tear his family apart.” It will debut Monday, June 20 at 9 p.m.
• Lifetime Original Movie The Dive from Clausen’s Pier, premiering Monday, July 25 at 9 p.m., is based on Ann Packer’s novel about a young woman’s quest to find herself after her fiancé is paralyzed in a diving accident. It stars Michelle Trachtenberg (Ice Princess, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Sean Maher (Brian’s Song, Party of Five) and Will Estes (U-571, American Dreams).