Thursday, 28 June 2018

Fox Announces 2018 Fall Premiere Dates For The Gifted, Last Man Standing, Empire, Lethal Weapon & More







FOX ANNOUNCES FALL PREMIERE DATES FOR THE 2018-2019 SEASON HIT DRAMA “9-1-1” RETURNS WITH TWO-NIGHT SEASON PREMIERE: NIGHT ONE AIRS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING “NFL ON FOX” DOUBLEHEADER ON SUNDAY, SEPT. 23; NIGHT TWO AIRS MONDAY, SEPT. 24, IN REGULAR TIME PERIOD, FOLLOWING SEASON TWO PREMIERE OF “THE RESIDENT”, “THE GIFTED” AND “LETHAL WEAPON,” FEATURING NEW CAST MEMBER SEANN WILLIAM SCOTT, AIR TUESDAYS, BEGINNING SEPT. 25 “EMPIRE” AND “STAR” RETURN WITH MORE MUSIC AND DRAMA WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26

“THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL,” WITH HALL OF FAMERS TERRY BRADSHAW, HOWIE LONG AND MICHAEL STRAHAN HEADLINING PREGAME SHOW, DEBUTS SEPT. 27 THE RETURN OF “LAST MAN STANDING,” STARRING TIM ALLEN; AND NEW COMEDY “THE COOL KIDS,” STARRING COMEDY VETERANS DAVID ALAN GRIER, MARTIN MULL, VICKI LAWRENCE AND LESLIE JORDAN,
PREMIERE FRIDAY, SEPT. 28, FOLLOWED BY THE SEASON PREMIERE OF “HELL’S KITCHEN”

NEW MULTI-CAM COMEDY “REL” LAUNCHES WITH SPECIAL AIRING IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING “NFL ON FOX” DOUBLEHEADER ON SUNDAY, SEPT. 9; THEN JOINS SUNDAY LINEUP OF “THE SIMPSONS,” “BOB’S BURGERS,” IN ITS NEW TIME PERIOD, AND “FAMILY GUY,” BEGINNING SUNDAY, SEPT. 30

FOX has set the fall premiere dates for its new and returning series.

Hit drama 9-1-1, featuring new cast member Jennifer Love Hewitt, returns with a two-night season premiere: Night One airs immediately following the NFL ON FOX doubleheader on Sunday, Sept. 23 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/live in all time zones); Night Two airs Monday, Sept. 24 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), in its regular time period, following the season premiere of THE RESIDENT (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT).

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 25, THE GIFTED (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) and LETHAL WEAPON (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), featuring new cast member Seann William Scott, air.

On Wednesday, Sept. 26, EMPIRE (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) and STAR (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) return.

THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, with NFL Hall of Famers Terry Bradshaw, Howie Long and Michael Strahan headlining the pregame show, debuts Sept. 27 (7:30 PM-CC ET live/4:30 PM-CC PT live).

On Friday, Sept. 28, the return of LAST MAN STANDING, starring Tim Allen (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT), and new comedy THE COOL KIDS, starring comedy veterans David Alan Grier, Martin Mull, Vicki Lawrence and Leslie Jordan (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT) premiere, followed by the season premiere of HELL’S KITCHEN (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), which, in a new twist, pits veteran contestants against rookies.

New multi-cam comedy REL launches with a special preview immediately following the NFL ON FOX doubleheader, Sunday Sept. 9 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/live in all time zones). On Sunday, Sept. 30, following the season premieres of THE SIMPSONS (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT), BOB’S BURGERS (8:30-9:00 PM, in its new regular time period) and FAMILY GUY (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT), REL makes its time period premiere at 9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT.

FOX fall premieres of new and returning series are listed below in chronological order (all times are ET/PT):

FOX FALL 2018 PREMIERES

(All Times ET/PT, except where noted)

Sunday, Sept. 9, Immediately Following NFL ON FOX Doubleheader

8:00-8:30 PM ET/ REL (Special Preview)

live in all time zones

Sunday, Sept. 23, Immediately Following NFL ON FOX Doubleheader

8:00-9:00 PM ET/ 9-1-1 (Special Season Two Premiere, Part 1)

live in all time zones

Monday, Sept. 24

8:00-9:00 PM THE RESIDENT (Season Two Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM 9-1-1 (Special Season Two Premiere, Part 2)

Tuesday, Sept. 25

8:00-9:00 PM THE GIFTED (Season Two Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM LETHAL WEAPON (Season Three Premiere)

Wednesday, Sept. 26

8:00-9:00 PM EMPIRE (Season Five Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM STAR (Season Three Premiere)

Thursday, Sept. 27

7:30 PM-CC ET live/ THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL (FOX Sports Premiere)

4:30 PM-CC PT live

Friday, Sept. 28

8:00-8:30 PM LAST MAN STANDING (Network Premiere)

8:30-9:00 PM THE COOL KIDS (Series Premiere)

9:00-10:00 PM HELL’S KITCHEN (Season 18 Premiere)


Sunday, Sept. 30

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

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

9:00-9:30 PM FAMILY GUY (Season 16 Premiere)

9:30-10:00 PM REL (Time Period Premiere)