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.


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

The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five

03/03 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now... In Living Color! (Blu-ray)
03/07 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - Mama's Family - Mama's Favorites
03/07 - That '70s Show - The Complete Series - Flashback Edition (Blu-ray)
03/07 - What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - You Me Her - Season One
03/14 - Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season
03/14 - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
04/04 - Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season
04/11 - Father Knows Best - Season Five
04/11 - Schitt's Creek - The Complete Third Season
04/11 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
04/11 - Veep - The Complete Fifth Season
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, April 30

Bob's Burgers - "Like Gene for Chocolate" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Gene learns that the formula for his favorite chocolate has changed, he works with the head of the company in an attempt to remedy the situation. Meanwhile, Bob gets wrapped up in one of Teddy’s less-than-perfect plans.

Bob's Burgers - "Thelma & Louise Except Thelma Is Linda" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
After Louise gets in trouble at school, Linda is forced to meet with Mr. Frond (guest voice David Herman) and potentially could lose her hard-earned position as the Wagstaff bake sale leader. When she finds out that her daughter was actually trying to help another student, Linda is torn between following school policy or her own moral code.

The Simpsons - "Looking for Mr. Goodbart" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Bart gets in trouble on Grandparents Day at school and is forced to hang out with Skinner’s mother as punishment. After spending time with various grandmas in the neighborhood, he learns the benefits of hanging out with the elderly, but eventually recognizes the dangers of taking advantage of them. Meanwhile, Peekimon Get has taken over the town of Springfield.

Making History - "Night Cream" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
With the ever-present threat of losing tenure looming over him, Chris reaches out to John Hancock and Samuel Adams to help spice things up in the classroom in 2017. Meanwhile, Deb's dream of re-opening Chadwick's ice cream parlor is finally coming to fruition, but Dan has a few marketing ideas of his own.

Family Guy - "The Peter Principal" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Peter becomes the temporary principal at the high school, and Meg uses his new power to get even with her bullies. Meanwhile, Brian and Stewie open a bed & breakfast that quickly turns into a brothel.

The Last Man on Earth - "The Big Day" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Tandy and Gail face off in a major disagreement, on which the whole group must weigh in, and Carol is forced to choose a side. Meanwhile, Melissa, Todd and Erica each have major milestone moments.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of May 1)

Sunday, April 30

  • NeNe Leakes (The New Normal) - Catch NeNe on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, May 1
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He will also be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am and LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • America Ferrera (Superstore) - America drops by Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Ike Barinholtz (The Mindy Project) - Ike appears on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Joel McHale (The Great Indoors/Community) - Joel is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jake Johnson (New Girl) - Jake visits The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Hank Azaria (Brockmire/The Simpsons/Free Agents) - Hank stops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Al Madrigal (About a Boy/Welcome to the Captain/Gary Unmarried) - Al appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Kevin Nealon (Man with a Plan/Weeds/Hiller and Diller/Champs) - Kevin is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Ashton Kutcher (The Ranch/Two and a Half Men/That '70s Show) - Ashton appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Allison Janney (Mom/Mr. Sunshine) - Allison teams up with Mario Batali to make a cheesy, decadent Gnocchi Al Telefono and dishes about her new Broadway show on ABC's The Chew at 1pm ET/12pm PT/CT.
  • Charlie Hunnam (Undeclared) - Charlie will be on ABC's Good Morning America sometime between 7-9am. He will also be on the AOL Build Show at 11:15am.
  • Nick Robinson (Melissa & Joey) - Nick talks about his new film Everything, Everything on the AOL Build Show at 1pm.
  • Jodie Sweetin (Hollywood Darlings/Fuller House/Full House) - Jodie is a guest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.