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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, June 15, 2009 
      Contacts:  Jason Clark
310-369-4517
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Shannon Ryan
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FOX ANNOUNCES FALL PREMIERE DATES

FOR THE 2009-2010 SEASON

 

NEW COMEDY “GLEE” DEBUTS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

 

NEW FAMILY COMEDY “BROTHERS” TO PREMIERE

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

 

NEW ANIMATED SERIES “THE CLEVELAND SHOW” TO DEBUT

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

 

NEW SATURDAY LATE-NIGHT ENTRY “THE WANDA SYKES SHOW” (working title) DEBUTS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7

 

FOX has set the fall premiere dates for its new and returning series. The 2009-2010 season will kick off Wednesday, Sept. 16 with the sixth season premiere of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), followed by the highly anticipated series premiere of GLEE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), the biting new comedy for the underdog in all of us that features a soundtrack of hit songs from past and present. On Thursday, Sept. 17, fan favorite BONES (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) and the second thrilling season of FRINGE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) return. BROTHERS, the new family comedy starring Michael Strahan, premieres Friday, Sept. 18 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) followed by the return of ‘TIL DEATH (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) and the second season premiere of Joss Whedon’s DOLLHOUSE (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT).

 

HOUSE jumpstarts its sixth season with a special two-hour premiere Monday, Sept. 21 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). Sunday, Sept. 27 marks the return of ANIMATION DOMINATION with the amazing 20th season premiere of THE SIMPSONS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT), the series premiere of THE CLEVELAND SHOW (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) and the season premieres of FAMILY GUY (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) and AMERICAN DAD (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT). The second season of hit drama LIE TO ME will premiere Monday, Sept. 28 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will air two nights per week when the original dance competition has its time period premiere Tuesday, Sept. 29 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), and later expands to two-hour performance shows beginning Tuesday, Oct. 27 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). In addition, new Saturday late-night entry THE WANDA SYKES SHOW (working title) debuts Saturday, Nov. 7 (11:00 PM-Midnight ET/PT).

 

 

 

 

 

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FOX 2009-2010 SEASON PREMIERES – Page 2

 

Premieres of new series and returning favorites are listed below in chronological order.

 

Saturday, Sept. 12

8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT            COPS (Season Premiere)

8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT             COPS (All-New Episode)

9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            AMERICA’S MOST WANTED (Season Premiere)

 

Wednesday, Sept. 16

8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT            SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            GLEE (Series Premiere)

 

Thursday, Sept. 17

8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT            BONES (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            FRINGE (Season Premiere)

 

Friday, Sept. 18

8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT            BROTHERS (Series Premiere)

8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT            ‘TIL DEATH (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            DOLLHOUSE (Season Premiere)

 

Monday, Sept. 21

8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            HOUSE (2-Hour Season Premiere)

 

Sunday, Sept. 27

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

8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT            THE CLEVELAND SHOW (Series Premiere)

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

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

 

Monday, Sept. 28

8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT            HOUSE (All-New Episode)

9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            LIE TO ME (Season Premiere)

 

Tuesday, Sept. 29

8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT            HELL’S KITCHEN (All-New Episode)

9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (Time Period Premiere)

 

Tuesday, Oct. 27

8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT            SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (Time Period Premiere)

 

Saturday, Nov. 7

11:00 PM-Midnight ET/PT            THE WANDA SYKES SHOW (wt) (Series Premiere)

 

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Photos and additional information on new and returning FOX series may be found at www.foxflash.com.]

 

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