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FOX Fall TV Lineup: ‘Utopia’ Receives Three-Night Premiere


Fox unveils 2014 Fall lineup.

The network is kicking off its fall season with a three-night series premiere of reality series “Utopia.”

“Utopia” follows fifteen strangers as they leave their everyday lives and move to an isolated, undeveloped location – for an entire year – where they are challenged to create their own civilization from scratch.

Meanwhile, “Red Band Society” debuts Sep. 17, while “Gotham” premieres Mon., Sep. 22.

Below is the full schedule:

Sunday, Sept. 7
8:00-10:00 PM UTOPIA (Series Premiere, Part One)

Tuesday, Sept. 9
8:00-9:00 PM UTOPIA (Series Premiere, Part Two / Time Period Premiere)

Wednesday, Sept. 10
8:00-10:00 PM HELL’S KITCHEN (Season 13 Premiere)

Friday, Sept. 12
8:00-9:00 PM UTOPIA (Series Premiere, Part Three / Time Period Premiere)

Tuesday, Sept. 16
8:00-9:00 PM UTOPIA (All-New)
9:00-9:30 PM NEW GIRL (Season Premiere)
9:30-10:00 PM THE MINDY PROJECT (Season Premiere)

Wednesday, Sept. 17
8:00-9:00 PM HELL’S KITCHEN (All-New / Time Period Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM RED BAND SOCIETY (Series Premiere)

Monday, Sept. 22
8:00-9:00 PM GOTHAM (Series Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (Season Premiere)

Thursday, Sept. 25
8:00-9:00 PM BONES (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (Encore of Season Premiere)

Sunday, Sept. 28
8:00-8:30 PM THE SIMPSONS (Season Premiere)
8:30-9:00 PM BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM FAMILY GUY (One-Hour “The Simpsons Guy” Season Premiere Crossover Event)

Thursday, Oct. 2
8:00-9:00 PM BONES (All-New)
9:00-10:00 PM GRACEPOINT (10-Part Mystery Event Series Premiere)

Sunday, Oct. 5
7:00-7:30 PM THE SIMPSONS (Encore)
7:30-8:00 PM BOB’S BURGERS (Season Premiere)
8:00-8:30 PM THE SIMPSONS (All-New)
8:30-9:00 PM BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (All-New)
9:00-9:30 PM FAMILY GUY (All-New)
9:30-10:00 PM MULANEY (Series Premiere)

Friday, Nov. 7
8:00-9:00 PM MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (Season Premiere)

‘Bones’ Renewed For Season 10, Moving Back to Monday Night


“Bones” has been picked for a tenth season.

The crime-drama series starring Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz as Bones and Booth has been renewed for a tenth season. The show will be moving back to its old Monday-at-8 pm time-slot beginning March 10.

“Over the course of nine seasons, “Bones” has grown from a hit crime procedural into a beloved pillar of our lineup that resonates with fans in a way that only the best of shows can,” said Fox Chairman Kevin Reilly in a statement. “Our viewers have embraced Emily, David and the entire cast and characters of Bones as their very own, and I think they are going to love what Hart Hanson and Stephen Nathan have planned for Season 10!”

Are you excited about this news?

‘Bones’ Likely to be Renewed For a Tenth Season, Netflix Renews ‘Lilyhammer’ And More!

FOBonesX’s crime procedural “Bones” is likely to be renewed for a tenth season,  Fox chairman Kevin Reilly said at the Television Critics Association press tour. “We’re negotiating on “Bones” for another season I anticipate it will be back,” Reilly said.

Michelle Forbes is heading to “Orphan Black” in a multiple episode arc. Forbes, who recently appeared on “Chicago Fire,” will play Marian Bowles,” a powerful new player at the Dyad Institute with a birds-eye view on the war between Sarah and Rachel.” [TVLine]

Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s variety show, “HITRECORD On TV” has been renewed for a second season ahead of the series debut.

HBO has released a trailer of ‘Game of Thrones’ forthcoming fourth season. Before the season premiere read all about the new characters here.

Netflix renews “Lilyhammer” for a third season.

“Glee” set is moving to “New York.” [EW]

Jack Bauer’s “24 Live Another Day” premieres May 5 on FOX. If you can’t wait for the show, get some spoilers here.

‘Bones’ Adds Mather Zickel & Freddie Prinze Jr. And More Casting News


Mather Zickel, “House of Lies” actor has joined “Bones'” forthcoming season. Zickel is joining the ninth season as Aldo Coulter, an ex-priest who has a history with Booth (David Boreanaz).

Aldo Coulter was Booth’s “ex-confessor when he was a sniper in the Rangers,” according to TVLine.

In addition, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” alum Freddie Prinze Jr. has been booked in a (potential) multi-episode arc opposite Booth. TVLine reports.

Prinze will play Danny, an armed and dangerous CIA covert agent, who is an old associate of Booth’s.

More casting news…

“Alphas” actor Warren Christie will appear in the second episode of the coming season of “Castle” as Brad Parker, a reporter who discovers implications for national security.  [EW] Meanwhile, “24” vet  Michael Reed, will guest star as a former general who’s fighting to keep secrets from his past under wraps. [TVGuide]

Henry Winkler, “Happy Days” vet has been cast on “Parks and Rec.” The actor has been booked for a guest appearance as Jean-Ralphio’s father on season 6 premiere. [The Hollywood Reporter]

“Pretty Little Liars” actress Vanessa Ray is joining “Blue Bloods.” The actress has been cast as Edit “Eddie” Janko, a rookie cop who is Jamie Reagan’s “fresh” new partner. [TVLine]

Merritt Wever will be return to “New Girl” for at least two episodes. “Nurse Jackie” actress will reprise her role as Elizabeth, Schmidt’s college girlfriend and current girlfriend as of the season finale. [EW]

Fall TV: ‘X Factor’ And ‘Bones’ Launch Fox’s Fall Programming


Fox announce fall premiere dates Wednesday.

Unlike CBSThe CW and NBC, Fox premiere week begins Sept. 11. Kicking things off for the network is singing competition “The  X Factor,” with a two-night season premiere. Returning series “Bones” premieres Sept. 16, then moves to Fridays beginning Nov. 8.

Meanwhile, hit show “The Following,” “American Idol,” and new series “Rake,” “Gang Related,” “Surviving Jack,” “Us & Them” and “Murder Police” premiere during midseason.

Check out the full schedule below:

Wednesday, Sept. 11

8:00-9:00 PM THE X FACTOR (Season Premiere, Part One)

9:00-10:00 PM MASTERCHEF (Season Finale)

Thursday, Sept. 12

8:00-10:00 PM THE X FACTOR (Season Premiere, Part Two)

Monday, Sept. 16

8:00-9:00 PM BONES (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (Series Premiere)

Tuesday, Sept. 17

8:00-8:30 PM DADS (Series Premiere)

8:30-9:00 PM BROOKLYN NINE-NINE (Series Premiere)

9:00-9:30 PM NEW GIRL (Season Premiere)

9:30-10:00 PM THE MINDY PROJECT (Season Premiere)

Wednesday, Sept. 18

8:00-10:00 PM THE X FACTOR (All-New)

Thursday, Sept. 19

8:00-9:00 PM THE X FACTOR (All-New)

9:00-10:00 PM GLEE (Season Premiere)

Friday, Sept. 27

8:00-9:00 PM MASTERCHEF JUNIOR (Series Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (Encore)

Sunday, Sept. 29

8:00-8:30 PM THE SIMPSONS (Season Premiere)

8:30-9:00 PM BOB’S BURGERS (Season Premiere)

9:00-9:30 PM FAMILY GUY (Season Premiere)

9:30-10:00 PM AMERICAN DAD (Season Premiere)

Monday, Nov. 4

8:00-9:00 PM ALMOST HUMAN (Series Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM SLEEPY HOLLOW (All-New)

Friday, Nov. 8

8:00-9:00 PM BONES (Time Period Premiere)

9:00-9:30 PM RAISING HOPE (Season Premiere)

9:30-10:00 PM ENLISTED (Series Premiere)

Fox Renews ‘The Following,’ ‘Mindy Project’ And Two Comedies Series

The Following, new girl, mindy project, and raising hope renewed

Fox announced Monday, new series “The Following” and “The Mindy Project” along with returning comedies “Raising Hope” and “New Girl” have been renewed for the network’s 2013-2014 lineup.

On “The Following” second season pick up, Chairman of Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company, Kevin Reilly said, “From the very beginning, we felt Kevin Williamson and Marcos Siega had created a high-quality, edge-of-your-seat drama that could break from the pack, and it is exciting to see the audience responding. Kevin Bacon and James Purefoy have given us two of the most compelling characters on television and the entire cast is incredible. I’m delighted to have this thrill ride continue on FOX for another season.”

Comedies “Mindy Project” received a second season order, “New Girl” received a third season pick up and “Raising Hope” was renewed for a fourth season. These renewals follow drama series “Bones” ninth season pick up.

‘Bones’: Joanna Cassidy Joins The Cast As Booth’s Mother

“Six Feet Under” alumna has been cast as Agent Booth’s mother on “Bones.”

According to TVGuide, Joanna Cassidy will portray Marianne Booth, Seeley Booth’s (David Boreanaz) mother, who abandoned her sons 24 years ago.

“Bones” airs Mondays on Fox.

FOX Picks Up ‘Bones’ For Season Nine


Fan favorite crime drama “Bones” has been renewed for a ninth season, Fox entertainment president Kevin Reilly announced Tuesday.

“After more than 150 episodes, “Bones” continues to be one of television’s most dynamic and consistent dramas,” said Reilly. “We at Fox, along with millions of zealous fans, look forward to seeing where the incredible creative team takes the series next season.”

The series returns Jan. 14 on FOX.

‘OUAT’ Enlists A Charmed One And More Casting News

Rose McGowan Joins OUAT

A Charmed one is joining “Once Upon A Time.”

According to Deadline, Rose McGowan has been booked to star as young Cora on the ABC drama series.

McGowan whose credits include “Law & Order: SVU” and “Nip/Tuck” will appear in an origin episode that will delve into the evil queen’s back-story.

“Once Upon A Time” returns on Sunday, Jan 6. at 8/7c.

More casting news…

Jason Schwartzman to guest star on “Parks and Recreation.” The “Bored to Death” alum will play Dennis Lerpiss, the owner of Pawnee’s only independent-movie video store. Dennis enlists Leslie to get Pawnee VideoDome designated as a historical landmark. [The Huffington Post]

Toni Trucks (“Made In Jersey”) will recur on the upcoming NBC drama series “Do No Harm” as Dr. Patricia Rivers. [TVLine]

“Treme” alum is heading to Michael J. Fox’s comedy. Wendell Pierce has been cast to play Fox’s character’s friend and former boss at a local TV station. [THR]

“Bones” adds a squint. “Frasier” alum Brian Klugman is joining the Jeffersonian as the newest intern, Oliver Wells, who has four degrees and isn’t at all intimidated by Brennan. [TVLine]

FOX Winter Schedule: ‘Stars In Danger: The High Dive’ Debut Announced

Fox revealed its 2013 winter schedule Thursday.

The network programs will return Sun., Jan. 6 beginning with Animation Domination. New reality series “Stars In Danger: The High Dive” debuts with a two-hour premiere on Wed., Jan. 9 at 9/8c.

Returning series “Bones” will continue its ongoing season with a two-hour midseason premiere on Mon., Jan. 14 at 8/7c. While new thriller series “The Following” debuts the following Monday, Jan. 21.

Check out the full schedule below.

Sunday, Jan. 6

4:00 PM-CC ET live/


8:00-8:30 PM              “The Simpsons”

8:30-9:00 PM              “Bob’s Burgers”

9:00-9:30 PM              “Family Guy”

9:30-10:00 PM            “American Dad”

Tuesday, Jan. 8

8:00-8:30 PM              “Raising Hope”

8:30-9:00 PM              “Ben And Kate”

9:00-9:30 PM              “New Girl”

9:30-10:00 PM            “The Mindy Project”

Wednesday, Jan. 9

8:00-10:00 PM            “Stars In Danger: The High Dive” (Two-Hour Special Event)

Friday, Jan. 11

8:00-9:00 PM              “Kitchen Nightmares” (encore)

9:00-10:00 PM            “Fringe”

Sunday, Jan. 13

7:30-8:00 PM              “The Cleveland Show”

8:00-8:30 PM              “The Simpsons”

8:30-9:00 PM              “Bob’s Burgers”

9:00-9:30 PM              “Family Guy”

9:30-10:00 PM            “American Dad”

Monday, Jan. 14

8:00-10:00 PM            “Bones” (Two-Hour Winter Premiere)

Wednesday, Jan. 16

8:00-10:00 PM            “American Idol” (Season Premiere, Part 1)

Thursday, Jan. 17

8:00-10:00 PM            “American Idol” (Special Two-Hour Season Premiere, Part 2)

Friday, Jan. 18

8:00-10:00 PM            “Fringe” (100th Episode and Two-Hour Series Finale)

Saturday, Jan. 19

12:00-12:30 AM          Inside “The Following” (30-Minute Special)

Monday, Jan. 21

8:00-9:00 PM              “Bones”

9:00-10:00 PM           “The Following” (Series Premiere)

Thursday, Jan. 24

8:00-9:00 PM              “American Idol”

9:00-10:00 PM            “Glee”

Friday, Jan. 25

8:00-9:00 PM              “Kitchen Nightmares”

9:00-10:00 PM            “The Following” (encore)

Friday, Feb. 8

8:00-10:00 PM            “Touch” (Two-Hour Season Premiere)