Monday, May 16, 2016

Fox Upfront 2016-17: Fall 2016 Schedule; Antenna TV's Saturday Summer-thons with Sitcom Marathons Like Webster

Fox 2016-17

Fall 2016

Mondays
8:00PM Gotham
9:00PM Lucifer

Tuesdays
8:00PM Brooklyn Nine-Nine
8:30PM New Girl
9:00PM Scream Queens

Wednesdays
8:00PM Lethal Weapon (NEW!)
9:00PM Empire

Thursdays
8:00PM Rosewood
9:00PM Pitch (NEW!)

Fridays
8:00PM Hell's Kitchen
9:00PM The Exorcist (NEW!)

Saturdays
7:00PM Fox Sports Saturday: Fox College Football

Sundays
7:00PM NFL on Fox
7:30PM The OT (NFL post-game)/Bob's Burgers
8:00PM The Simpsons
8:30PM Son of Zorn (NEW!)
9:00PM Family Guy
9:30PM The Last Man on Earth


Mid-Season 2016-17

Mondays
8:00PM 24: Legacy (NEW!) / Gotham (spring)
9:00PM APB (NEW!) / Lucifer (spring)

Tuesdays
8:00PM New Girl / Brooklyn Nine-Nine (spring)
8:30PM The Mick (NEW!)
9:00PM Kicking & Screaming (NEW!) / Prison Break (NEW!) (spring)

Wednesdays
8:00PM Lethal Weapon / Shots Fired (NEW!) (spring)
9:00PM Star (NEW!) / Empire (spring)

Thursdays
8:00PM Rosewood
9:00PM Bones (winter 2017)

Fridays
8:00PM Masterchef Junior
9:00PM Sleepy Hollow

Saturdays
7:00PM Fox Sports Saturday

Sundays
7:00PM Animation Encores
7:30PM Bob's Burgers
8:00PM The Simpsons
8:30PM Making History (NEW!)
9:00PM Family Guy
9:30PM The Last Man on Earth

Unscheduled Mid-season 2017 (new and returning):
COMEDY:
DRAMA:
REALITY:

NOTES: Three new comedies, six new dramas, two new event series and two new reality series join the schedule. The Rocky Horror Picture Show, a brand-new reimagining of the cult-classic midnight movie 40 years in the making, will air in October. 24: Legacy begins its two-night premiere event, following Super Bowl LI on Sunday, February 5, and continues Monday, February 6.

Schedule update: New drama Pitch will move up to air Thursdays in Fall 2016, the Farewell 12th season of Bones will air Thursdays in Winter 2017 and Prison Break will air Tuesdays 9pm in Spring 2017.



Discuss Fox's 2016-17 lineup. You'll find the official press release there, too...with details on all the new series.


Antenna TV Saturday Summer-thons

Antenna TV, Tribune's multicast broadcast network, will celebrate summer with Saturday Summer-thons, featuring a marathon of a classic TV sitcom every Saturday between May 31 and September 5 (their summer period). The marathons will air from 1pm to 10pm ET every Saturday, and will feature fan-favorite episodes from Antenna TV's best programs, including new addition Webster. Antenna TV, which now airs in 128 TV markets across the U.S. reaching 86% of TV households, will air the following marathons:

6/4/2016 Webster
6/11/2016 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
6/18/2016 Mr. Belvedere
6/25/2016 Mork & Mindy
7/2/2016 Barney Miller
7/9/2016 The Partridge Family
7/16/2016 Bewitched
7/23/2016 I Dream of Jeannie
7/30/2016 Green Acres
8/6/2016 Good Times
8/13/2016 The Jeffersons
8/20/2016 Newhart
8/27/2016 Small Wonder
9/3/2016 Doogie Howser, M.D.

Stay with us for updates on Antenna TV's summer lineup, if there are any changes, like Webster airing in the regular schedule.


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, April 25

The Big Bang Theory - "The Decision Reverberation" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Koothrappali is worried people won’t take him seriously in his own field after publishing a paper that suggests he may have discovered alien life. Also, Leonard wants to be the principal investigator on a plasma physics study.

Young Sheldon - "A Political Campaign and a Candy Land Cheater" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Unhappy that school funds are going towards football rather than academics, Sheldon decides to run for class president.

Mom - "Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bonnie and Tammy revisit childhood memories on a trip to their old foster home. Also, Christy and Jill regret accepting a date with two guys from their AA meeting.

Life in Pieces - "Misery Turd Name Pills" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
While Joan is bedridden recovering from surgery, she persuades Sophia to spend time with her, which she quickly regrets. Also, Jen and Greg select a name for their new baby only to learn that Matt and Colleen chose the same one; Colleen and Matt invite the family over to get to know Morgan (Joey King); and Heather has a new business idea.

Superstore - "QuinceaƱera" (NBC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jonah (Ben Feldman) struggles to find his place at Amy’s (America Ferrera) daughter Emma’s quinceaƱera, while Dina (Lauren Ash) proves very popular with some teenage boys. Cheyenne (Nichole Bloom) and Mateo (Nico Santos) are obsessed with seeing Amy cry.

A.P. Bio - "Sweet Low Road" (NBC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When budget cuts threaten to gut Whitlock and put his job in jeopardy, Jack recruits Mary, Stef, and Michelle to take down the Superintendent. Durbin plans an appeal to the heart, while the students plan an appeal to the soul.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Tickling Clocks" (NBC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
In an episode that takes place in real time, Jake and the squad must track down a hacker who has infiltrated the Nine-Nine's servers. Rosa deals with relationship issues. Hitchcock and Scully attempt to cook the perfect lasagna.

Abby's - "Mail Bin" (NBC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Abby finds a letter from her estranged father in a pile of unopened mail and opens up to the group about their fraught relationship.

Better Things - "The Unknown" (FX, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Sam gets theatrical.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 22)

Thursday, April 25

  • Paul Rudd (Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/Wild Oats) - Catch Paul on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) - Tig appears on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Susan Kelechi Watson (Louie) - Susan is a guest on a repeat of Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Lake Bell (Bless This Mess/Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/How to Make It in America) - Lake visits E!'s Busy Tonight at 11pm.
  • Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan (Tacoma PD) - Steve and Kevin are guests on E!'s Busy Tonight at 11pm.
  • Bradley Cooper (Kitchen Confidential) - Bradley stops by The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Diedrich Bader (American Housewife/Veep/The Drew Carey Show) - Diedrich visits The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Margo Martindale (The Millers) - Margo appears on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 11:30am ET.
  • James Brolin (Life in Pieces) - James talks about Life in Pieces on People Now at 12pm.
  • Alfonso Ribeiro (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/In the House/Silver Spoons) - Alfonso is a guest on Access Live, so check your local listings.
  • Laurie Metcalf (The Conners/The McCarthys/Getting On/Roseanne) - Laurie talks about Hillary & Clinton on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Queen Latifah appears on NBC's Today in the 10am hour and on the BUILD SERIES at 3pm.
  • Ali Wentworth (Nightcap) - Ali is a guest on ABC's Strahan & Sara at 1pm.
  • Billy Crystal (The Comedians/Soap) and Ben Schwartz (Parks and Recreation) - Billy and Ben talk about Standing Up, Falling Down on the BUILD Series at 1pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (February/March/April)

Step by Step - The Complete Fourth Season What I Like About You - The Complete Fourth Season Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season Alice - The Complete Ninth Season The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season

02/05 - Family Guy - Part 1 - Volumes 1-5
02/05 - Family Guy - Part 2 - Volumes 6-10
02/05 - Family Guy - Part 3 - Seasons 10-14
02/05 - First Lady of Television - Betty White Collection (40 rare and acclaimed episodes from her early days in television)
02/05 - Mama's Family - Seasons 1-6 - The Complete Series
02/12 - Rick and Morty - The Complete Seasons 1-3 (Blu-ray)
02/12 - Step by Step - The Complete Fourth Season
02/26 - What I Like About You - The Complete Fourth Season
03/05 - Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - The Complete Second Season (WBShop.com)
03/12 - Alice - The Complete Ninth Season (WBShop.com)
03/26 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Fifth Season (WBShop.com)
04/02 - Archer: Danger Island - The Complete Season Nine
04/09 - You're the Worst - The Complete Fifth Season
04/12 - Evening Shade - The Complete Collection
04/16 - The Big C - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
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