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2014 Fall Shows


Here is the line up for this fall! New shows are bolded and all shows have their premiere dates.


8:00 pm

CBS: Madam Secretary (premieres 9/21)
NBC: Sunday Night Football
ABC: Once Upon a Time (premieres 9/28) 
FOX: The Simpsons (premieres 9/28) 

8:30 pm

FOX: Brooklyn Nine-Nine (premieres 9/28) 

9:00 pm

ABC: Resurrection (premieres 9/28) 
CBS: The Good Wife (premieres 9/21) 
FOX: Family Guy (premieres 9/28) 

9:30 pm

FOX: Mulaney (premieres Oct. 5th)

10:00 pm

CBS: CSI: Cyber (premieres 2015)
ABC: Revenge (premieres 9/28)


8:00 p.m.

CBS: The Big Bang Theory (temporarily - eventually 2 Broke Girls) (premieres 9/22)
ABC: Dancing With the Stars (premieres 9/15)
NBC: The Voice (premiers 9/22)
FOX: Gotham (premiers 9/22)
THE CW: The Originals (premiers 9/22)

8:30 pm

CBS: Mom (premieres 9/29)

9 pm

CBS: Scorpion (premiers 9/22)
FOX: Sleepy Hollow (premiers 9/22)
THE CW: Jane the Virgin (premieres 10/13)

10 pm

ABC: Castle (premieres 9/29)
CBS: NCIS: Los Angeles (premieres 9/29)
NBC: The Blacklist (eventually State of Affairs, starting in November) (premiers 9/22)


8:00 pm

CBS: NCIS  (premires 9/23)
NBC: The Voice
FOX: Utopia (premieres 9/7)
THE CW: The Flash (premieres 10/7)
ABC: Selfie (premieres 9/30)

8:30 pm

ABC: Manhattan Love Story (premieres 9/30)

9:00 pm

ABC: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (premieres 9/23)
CBS: NCIS: New Orleans (premieres 9/23)
THE CW: Supernatural (premieres 10/7)
NBC: Marry Me (premieres 10/14)
FOX: New Girl (premieres 9/16)

9:30 pm

NBC: About a Boy (premieres 10/14)
FOX: The Mindy Project (premieres 9/16)

10:00 pm

CBS: Person of Interest (premieres 9/23)
NBC: Chicago Fire (premieres 9/24)
ABC: Forever (premieres 9/23)


8:00 pm

CBS: Survivor (premiere 9/24)
NBC: The Mysteries of Laura (premiere 9/17)
FOX: Hell’s Kitchen (premiere 9/17)
THE CW: Arrow  (premiere 10/8)
ABC: The Middle (premiere 9/24)

8:30 pm

ABC: The Goldbergs (premiere 9/24)

9:00 pm

CBS: Criminal Minds (premiere 10/1)
FOX: Red Band Society (premiere 9/17)
THE CW: The 100  (premiere 9/22)
NBC: Law & Order: SVU (premiere 9/24)
ABC: Modern Family (premiere 9/24)

9:30 pm

ABC: Black-ish (premiere 9/24)

10:00 pm

CBS: Stalker (premiere 10/1)
ABC: Nashville (premiere 10/24)
NBC: Chicago P.D. (premiere 9/24)


8:00 pm

CBS: The Big Bang Theory (once it moves from Monday)
ABC: Grey’s Anatomy  (premieres 9/25)
NBC: The Biggest Loser (premieres 9/18)
FOX: Bones  (premieres 9/25)
THE CW: The Vampire Diaries (premieres 10/2)

8:30 pm

CBS: The Millers (premieres 10/30)

9:00 pm

ABC: Scandal  (premieres 9/25)
FOX: Gracepoint (premiers Oct. 2nd)
THE CW: Reign (premieres 10/2)
CBS: Two and a Half Men (premieres 10/30)
NBC: Bad Judge (premiers Oct. 2nd)

9:30 pm

CBS: The McCarthys (premiers 10/30)
NBC: A to Z (premiers Oct. 2nd) 

10:00 pm

ABC: How to Get Away With Murder (premieres 9/25)
CBS: Elementary (premieres 10/30)
NBC: Parenthood (premieres 9/25)


8:00 pm:

CBS: The Amazing Race (premieres 9/25)
FOX: Masterchef Junior (premieres 11/7)
ABC: Last Man Standing  (premieres 10/3)
THE CW: Whose Line Is It Anyway?

8:30 pm

ABC: Cristela (premieres 10/10)

9:00 pm

ABC: Shark Tank (premieres 9/26)
CBS: Hawaii Five-0 (premieres 9/26)
NBC: Grimm (premieres 9/24)
FOX: Utopia (premieres 9/7)
THE CW: America’s Next Top Model 

10:00 pm

CBS: Blue Bloods (premieres 9/26)
ABC: 20/20 
NBC: Constantine (premieres 10/24)

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Growing Up Fisher

A typical family in the middle of a divorce: two kids, mom, dad and guide dog. Oh, and dad’s blind.”

Growing up Fisher airs Tuesdays at 9:30 on NBC. 

I thought this show looked like it had some promise and I’m currently on the hunt for new funny shows since I’m losing both Psych and How I Met Your Mother at the end of the season, so I went into this with high hopes. Also, it’s on right after About a Boy so I figured jackpot! Well, sadly, I wasn’t 100% right about this show. Was it funny? Sometimes. Was it sweet? More often than I’d like. But was I also kind of bored through some of it? Yes. I’m not totally disappointed and I am willing to give it another chance, but really it just didn’t live up to the hopes I had for it. There were a few times I laughed, but on the whole it was more sentimental than funny which isn’t what I personally look for in a sitcom. 

As usual I think you should check it out yourself, but I’m not sure I’ll be sticking with this one. 

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About a Boy

About a Boy airs Tuesdays at 9PM on NBC.

Successful songwriter and bachelor Will Freeman lives a carefree life as the “ultimate man-child”. His perfect world is turned upside down when single mom Fiona and her 11-year-old son Marcus move in next door.”

I’d be lying if I told you I went into this show thinking it was going to be good. The best part about going into something with such low expectations is that you’re not disappointed. I was definitely not disappointed at all with “About a Boy!” This show had a great balance of being sweet/sentimental as well as funny. David Walton was previously on “Perfect Couples” and was hilarious before the show got unfortunately cancelled so I knew he would be funny, but it was the premise I was worried about. So far the show is great. The boy, Marcus, is a sweet kid being raised by a single mom who has been depressed recently, does mediation, and is a vegan - all the opposite of David Walton’s character. This makes for funny opposites attract humor, but also helps Marcus when he’s being bullied at school, wants to try meat, or just needs a friend. 

It sounds sappier than it is. It’s a very funny show and I’ll definitely be checking it out again! 

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Mid-Season Premieres


Below are the mid-season premieres for both new series as well as the returning ones. All of the time slots are Eastern time. 


Saturday, February 22
Aboat a Boy — NBC, new series sneak preview; moves to regular 9 PM Tuesday slot Feb. 25 (new)

Sunday, February 23
Growing Up Fisher —  NBC, new series sneak preview; moves to regular 9:30 PM Tuesday slot Feb. 25 (new)
The Amazing Race — 8 on CBS

Monday, February 24
The Voice — 8 on NBC
Late Night With Seth Meyers — 12:35 on NBC 
Dallas — 9 on TNT 

Tuesday, February 25
Glee — 8 on Fox
Rizzoli & Isles — 9 on TNT
Perception — 10 on TNT
Game of Arms — 10 on AMC 
Mind Games — 10 on ABC

Wednesday, February 26
Mixology — 9:30 on ABC (new)
The Americans — 10 on FX
Survivor — 8 on CBS
Legit — 10 on FXX
Ali G: Rezurection — 10:30 on FXX (new)

Thursday, February 27
Grey’s Anatomy — 9 on ABC
Vikings — 10 on History
Portlandia — 10 on IFC 
Scandal — 10 on ABC
The Red Road — 9 on Sundance  

Friday, February 28
Hannibal — 10 on NBC 
Off Their Rockers — 9 on Lifetime 


Monday, March 3
Bates Motel — 9 on A&E 

Thursday, March 6
Once Upon a Time In Wonderland — 8 on ABC 
Suits  —  9 on USA
Sirens — 10 on USA (new) 

March 9:
Resurrection — 9 on ABC (new)
Once Upon a Time — 8 on ABC

March 10:
Believe — NBC, new series sneak preview; moves to regular 9 PM Sunday slot March 16 (new)

Tuesday, March 11
Mind Games — 10 on ABC (new)
Chrisley Knows Best — 10 on USA (new)

Monday, March 16
Crisis — 10 on NBC (new)
Total Divas— 10 on E! (new) 

Tuesday, March 17
Dancing With the Stars — 8 on ABC

Thursday, March 19
The 100 — 9 on The CW (new)

Sunday, March 23
American Dream Builders — 8 on The NBC (new)

Thursday, March 27
Surviving Jack — 8:30 on FOX (new)

Monday, March 31
Friends With Better Lives — CBS, series premiere; regular slot debut at  8:30 PM Monday, April 7 (new)


Sunday, April 6
Turn — 9 on AMC 

Sunday, April 13
Mad Men — 10 on AMC
Nurse Jackie — 10 on Showtime
Californication — 9:30 on Showtime

Saturday, April 19
Orphan Black  — 10 on BBC America

Thursday, April 24
Black Box  — 10 on ABC (new)


Monday, May 5
24: Live Another Day  — FOX (new)

Sunday, May 11
Penny Dreadful  — 10 on Showtime (new)

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Deception airs Mondays at 10PM on NBC.

A female detective returns undercover to the wealthy family she grew up in — as the maid’s daughter to solve the murder of the notorious heiress who was once her closest friend.”

I really thought that I wouldn’t like this show. I was wrong. It may not be the best show on TV write now, but I liked it. The only problem I see is that it may be a little predictable. I hope the writers have some surprises and twists in store or else this will be a show that you can figure out rather quickly. The acting and character chemistry was very good, as well as the writing. I love Victor Garber, so that definitely helps the show gain some points with me. As long as there are some twists thrown in here I think it could be a really great show. Right now I’m sort of in the middle about whether I’ll keep watching, so I’m going to give it another episode. I’d suggest checking out the pilot episode for yourself, especially if you like mysteries. 

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1600 Penn


1600 Penn premieres January 10th and airs Thursdays at 9:30PM on NBC.

The Gilchrists are just the average American family dealing with all the everyday issues, like a grown kid who’s forced to move back home, teenagers who are smarter than their teachers and a stepmom (Jenna Elfman) desperately trying to win over the kids. They’re loving, fun and a little crazy. In other words, just like everyone else - with one exception: they live in a very special house. The White House!”

I can’t even tell you how bummed out that I don’t like this show. I was really excited for this show because I’ve been so disappointed with the new comedies. Sadly, this one let me down too. It’s filled with celebrities that I really like, but I literally laughed twice throughout the whole show. I feel like they set up a lot of good jokes, but never really followed through to the punchline well enough. Of course they have that added spark of a family coming together, which gave it a few extra points from me. I feel like this show could do so well, but they need to tighten up their jokes and story lines a little bit. It isn’t as impressive as I had hoped. Maybe that will change, but I don’t think I’ll be watching to find out.


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Chicago Fire


The story of firefighters in Chicago.”

Chicago Fire airs Wednesdays at 10PM on NBC.

While the new comedies as a whole have left me disappointed, the dramas have been pretty impressive. Chicago Fire is no exception. While the show doesn’t fall into a category I usually watch, it’s still a very well done show. There’s good writing and a great cast of actors that I’ve seen and loved in other shows. Chicago Fire isn’t just about the firefighters though; they also show the lives of the EMTs that work with the firefighters. On a whole, the show talks a lot about the dynamics between people that live the lives that these people do. There’s a lot of focus on friendships and relationships within the people who work together and how their very stressful jobs have an impact on the others in their lives, such as wives, girlfriends, and friends.  What makes this different than other workplace dramas is that in Chicago Fire they have to deal with the loss of people they work with. While characters on other workplace dramas may have to deal with someone dying of an illness or something, in Chicago Fire they have to go to work everyday knowing that they can lose any of the people that they call their friends.  This element definitely adds a bit of intensity that the other new dramas don’t have. I haven’t decided whether I’ll keep watching or not, but I definitely suggest checking it out.


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Revolution airs Mondays at 10PM on NBC.

Our entire way of life depends on electricity. So what would happen if it just stopped working? One day the world is suddenly thrust back into the dark ages. Now, 15 years later, life is back to what it once was long before the industrial revolution. A young woman’s life is dramatically changed when a local militia arrives and kills her father, who mysteriously had something to do with the blackout. This encounter sets her and two unlikely companions off on a daring journey to find answers.”

I was so unbelievably excited for Revolution that I thought there was no way that it would live up to my expectations. Sadly, I was right. Don’t get me wrong, it was a great show; just not what I thought it was going to be. Revolution, I’ve been told, has caused a lot of people anxiety that one day this blackout could really happen. The concept is a chilling one, but I’m unsure that the execution of the show causes the same anxieties as the thought behind it. Being a fan of both Eric Kripke and J.J. Abrams’s previous TV shows, I know that Revolution will still turn out to be a great show, whether or not it’s what I expected.  At the end of the pilot the audience was left with an array of story lines and questions that I’m sure we’ll get to follow. Characters were introduced that could definitely be filled out and turn out to have fascinating stories behind them. This is the one thing that I really hope we get to see. There were a few flashbacks that showed what the blackout was like moments after, but only for 2 characters. I would love to see how we get from the blackout to where the characters are now. As long as it’s done as brilliantly as Abrams and Kripke’s past works, I know the show will work.  Revolution has a lot of potential, there’s good characters, a good plot, a lot of interesting side stories, and great writers and producers behind it. What more could a show need? 


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Guys with Kids


Guys with Kids returns with a second episode on September 26th and airs Wednesdays at 8:30PM on NBC.

30-something dads struggle as parents because they are still children at heart.”

I’m convinced that NBC is trying to represent the underrepresented with their new fall line-up. Between Guys with Kids and The New Normal there are already a list character types that haven’t been seen on TV as much as they should be.  Guys with Kids represent a type of guy that can be seen anywhere: a dad who still wants to be a kid. In the pilot we were shown two of the dads getting overly excited about a Wii console being in their friends apartment. While this may seem a little much, I don’t doubt that there are dads who get just as, if not more, excited than their children about video games. Guys with Kids is a funny show that not only displays the tough part about being a dad, but also the great parts.  The best part is that there isn’t just one type of family in the show. There’s the divorced couple who has to balance their relationship, dating, and their baby. There’s the couple who only has two kids and is pretty normal. There’s also the couple that has four kids and prays for just one moment alone.  Each different family is relatable and fun to watch. I haven’t decided if this show will stay in my weekly round up, but I’ll definitely be checking out the second episode!


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