Fox Unveils New Schedule for 2013-2014 Season
(LOS ANGELES) -- Fox announced on Monday a new slate of TV shows for its 2013-2014 television season. The fall schedule includes three new comedies, two new dramas and even a new kids competition.
In midseason, Fox is set to introduce six shows, including new dramas Rake and Gang Related and comedies Surviving Jack, Us & Them and the animated Murder Police, along with a new event series Wayward Pines, created by M. Night Shyamalan.
Also, Fox has announced which show will air after the Super Bowl on Feb. 2, 2014. Zooey Deschanel-led New Girl will air after the big game, in addition to one of the network's new comedies.
Next summer, Fox will bring back its 2001-2010 drama 24, with Kiefer Sutherland reprising his role of Agent Jack Bauer.
Coming this fall to Fox:
- Brooklyn Nine-Nine, stars Saturday Night Live's Andy Samberg as a cop who gets a new captain with something to prove;
- Enlisted is a comedy about an Army man who leads a group of misfits on a small base in Florida, and returns home from the war to reconnect with his two brothers;
- Dads is Seth MacFarlane's first live-action TV comedy, about a successful gaming entrepreneur who lives with his best friend. His life is interrupted when both of their dads move in;
- Sleepy Hollow is a take on Washington Irving’s Ichabod Crane, and centers on Ichabod, who is humanity's only hope for survival;
- Almost Human, executive-produced by J.J. Abrams, is a futuristic drama that is set in 2048 where police officers now work with androids to combat new-age crimes;
- Junior Masterchef is a new competition for kids between the ages of 8-13 to find out who is the best around the kitchen.
Coming midseason to Fox:
- Rake is a new legal drama starring Greg Kinnear, centered on a criminal defense attorney who gets too close to his cases;
- Gang Related follows the Gang Task Force taking on the most dangerous gangs in Los Angeles;
- Surviving Jack is a 1990s coming-of-age comedy set in Southern California;
- US & Them is another comedy centered on a couple with a group of friends who seem to mess everything up;
- Murder Police is an animated cop show, featuring the voice of Jane Lynch;
- Wayward Pines is a suspenseful thriller created by M. Night Shyamalan. A Secret Service agent is desperately trying to find two missing agents, but instead of solving the mystery, he's only led to more questions.
Here is Fox's 2013-2014 schedule. All times Eastern:
Bones -- 8-9 p.m. / Almost Human (late fall) -- 8-9 p.m.
Sleepy Hollow -- 9-10 p.m. / The Following (midseason) -- 9-10 p.m.
Dads -- 8-8:30 p.m.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine -- 8:30-9 p.m.
New Girl -- 9-9:30 p.m.
The Mindy Project -- 9:30-10 p.m.
The X Factor -- 8-10 p.m./ American Idol (midseason) -- 8-10 p.m.
The X Factor results -- 8-10 p.m./ American Idol results (midseason) -- 8-10 p.m.
Glee -- 9-10 p.m. / Rake (midseason) -- 9-10 p.m.
Junior Masterchef -- 8-9 p.m. / Bones (late fall) -- 8-9 p.m.
Sleepy Holly encores (late fall) 9-10 p.m.
Raising Hope -- 9-9:30 p.m. (late fall)
Enlisted 9:30-10 p.m. (late fall)
Fox Sports Saturday -- 7-10:30 p.m.
Animation Domination High-Def -- 11 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
NFL Game -- 7-7:30 p.m.
The OT -- 7:30-8 p.m.
The Simpsons -- 8-8:30 p.m.
Bob's Burgers -- 8:30-9 p.m.
Family Guy -- 9-9:30 p.m.
American Dad -- 9:30-10 p.m.
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